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Seabiscuit

by:Ross, Gary, 1956-

Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938.

Editions:132  Date:2003 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual situations and violent sports-related images.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Feature films, Sports films, Sports films

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Million Dollar Baby

by:Eastwood, Clint, 1930-

Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. When he agrees to train her and she raises to the top, they form a special bond. Disc 3 is the CD soundtrack.

Editions:233  Date:1985 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, some disturbing images, thematic material and language.  Genre(s):Drama, Sports films, Sports films, Feature films, Film adaptations

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Rocky

by:Stallone, Sylvester

Rocky Balboa, a club fighter seemingly going nowhere, gets his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to go the distance and come out a winner when fate puts him in the ring with the world heavyweight champion.

Editions:249  Date:1975 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Sports films, Sports films, Action and adventure films

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Raging bull

by:Scorsese, Martin

A biographical film about middleweight champion boxer Jake La Motta.

Editions:274  Date:1943 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Biographical films, Biographical films, Sports films

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Field of dreams

by:Robinson, Phil Alden

Inspired by a mysterious voice, Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella constructs a baseball diamond in the middle of his cornfield.

Editions:99  Date:1988 - 2012  Rating:MPAA rating: PG. Special features not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations, Sports films, Sports films

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The Blind Side

by:Hancock, John Lee

Michael Oher is a homeless African-American teenager who is from a broken home. Mike is taken in by the Touhys, a well-to-do white family who help him fulfill his potential. At the same time, Oher's presence in the Touhys' lives leads them to some insightful self-discoveries of their own. Living in his new environment, Mike faces a completely different set of challenges to overcome - as both a football player and student. Mike works hard and, with the help of his coaches and adopted family, becomes an All-American offensive left tackle.

Editions:102  Date:2009 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for one scene involving brief violence, drug and sexual references.  Genre(s):Sports films, Drama, Feature films, Biographical films, Biographical films

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Remember the Titans

by:Washington, Denzel, 1954-

A drama of forced high school integration in Alexandria, Virginia in 1971. After leading his team to fifteen winning seasons, white football coach Bill Yoast is demoted and replaced by African-American Herman Boone, tough, opinionated and as different from Yoast as could be. The two men overcome their differences and turn a group of hostile young men into champions. A rousing celebration of how a town torn apart by resentment, friction and mistrust comes together in triumphant harmony.

Editions:95  Date:1960 - 2011  Rating:Rated PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Sports films, Sports films, Feature films, Feature films

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Moneyball

by:Miller, Bennett

The story of Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.

Editions:103  Date:2011 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language.  Genre(s):Drama, Sports films, Sports films, Feature films, Film adaptations

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Hoosiers

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A basketball coach with a checkered past leads him to a last-chance position with a last-chance team.

Editions:88  Date:1986 - 2012  Rating:MPAA Rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Sports films, Sports films, Feature films

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Cinderella Man

by:Huo, Hua

During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer.

Editions:96  Date:1985 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense boxing violence and some language.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Sports films, Sports films, Feature films

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