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Grudge Match (2013)
 6.4
 52K
Grudge Match (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A pair of aging boxing rivals are coaxed out of retirement to fight one final bout -- 30 years after their last match.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, funny, melancholic, inspirational, clever, intense, interesting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: rivalry, sport, elderly, contests and competitions, aging, elderly man, parent child relationship, boxing, athlete's life, uninhibited rivalry, athlete and trainer, ambition, power relations, ex athlete, opponent, comeback, media circus, agent, worn out, retired, oldtimer, lifestyle, woman, ford, porsche ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about ambition, rivalry, sport, contests and competitions, underdog, athlete's life and power relations mostly in Sport, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Grudge Match: Creed (2015), Here Comes the Boom (2012), Stick It (2006), Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice (2002), Rocky Balboa (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.6
 209K
Creed (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: underdog, sport, boxing, athlete's life, motivational speaker, underground fighting, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, ambition, rivalry, power relations, human spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 2010s, year 1998
Place: usa, philadelphia, england, mexico, liverpool ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Here Comes the Boom (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school biology teacher moonlights as a mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to save the school's music program.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: contests and competitions, underdog, prize money, high school teacher, martial arts, dedicated educator, sport, teacher, against the odds, ambition, hopes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
 25K
Stick It (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Haley is a naturally gifted athlete but, with her social behavior, the teen seems intent on squandering her abilities. After a final brush with the law, a judge sentences her to an elite gymnastics academy run by a legendary, hard-nosed coach. Once ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: athlete and trainer, sport, athlete's life, rebelliousness, teenager, academy, gymnastics, rivalry, grudge, vandalism, judge, coach ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the original Hanson Brothers still on the same minor league ice hockey team, the Chiefs are sold to a new owner who gives them a female coach and puts them in a league in which they are to be regularly humiliated by an opposing Harlem ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, hockey, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, sport team, against the odds, ambition, rebellion, rivalry, power relations, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 7.2
 182K
Rocky Balboa (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When he loses a highly publicized virtual boxing match to ex-champ Rocky Balboa, reigning heavyweight titleholder, Mason Dixon retaliates by challenging Rocky to a nationally televised, 10-round exhibition bout. To the surprise of his son and ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, sincere, uplifting, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: athlete's life, comeback, training, boxing, underdog, boxer, fight, sport, human spirit, against the odds, aging, strongman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.5
 364
Green Flash (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the ripe old age of 30, Cameron Day has given up his chances at pro-basketball fame and settled into an aimless life. A chance encounter with a beautiful woman lands him smack in the middle of Southern California's pro beach volleyball ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: sport, self discovery, athlete's life, prodigy, underdog, beach, contests and competitions, college, ego clash, athlete and trainer, high school, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new york, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Best of Times (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A small-town loser determines to have one more shot at the big time by winning a football game.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, football movie
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport, small town, high school, athlete's life, buddies, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, friendship, small town life, against the odds, ambition ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 109K
Rocky V (1990)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A lifetime of taking shots has ended Rocky's career, and a crooked accountant has left him broke. Inspired by the memory of his trainer, however, Rocky finds glory in training and takes on an up-and-coming boxer.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: sport, underdog, training, boxing match, champion, boxer, betrayal, athlete's life, rock, father figure, world champion, bankrupt ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: philadelphia, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 146K
Rocky III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, feel good, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: comeback, sport, underdog, revenge, boxing, fame, boxing match, training, boxer, rivalry, athlete's life, wealth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, california, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.7
 391
The Minis (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Dwarfs playing basketball... with Dennis Rodman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sport, college, athlete's life, underdog, contests and competitions, follow your dream, athlete and trainer, sport team, ambition, lifestyle, rivalry, hotshot hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, venice beach california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Great White Hype (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the champ's promoter, Rev. Sultan, decides something new is needed to boost the marketability of the boxing matches, he searches and finds the only man to ever beat the champ. The problem is that he isn't a boxer anymore and he's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, boxer, athlete's life, underdog, promoter, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, interracial relations, cons and scams, ambition, rivalry, music band ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, cleveland ohio, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.2
 10K
The Comebacks (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A comedy that spoofs the inspirational sports movies, The Comebacks tells the story of an out-of-luck coach, Lambeau Fields, who takes a rag-tag bunch of college misfits and drives them towards the football championships. In the process, this ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, football movie, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, baseball, coach, college, rivalry, parody, drugs/alcohol, underdog, contests and competitions, baseball bat, athlete and trainer, sport team ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Play It to the Bone (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two aging fighters in LA, friends, get a call from a Vegas promoter because his undercard fighters for a Mike Tyson bout that night are suddenly unavailable. He wants them to box each other. They agree as long as the winner gets a shot at the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport, on the road, friendship, desert, love triangle, athlete's life, buddies, golf, underdog, contests and competitions, gambling, ambition ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.4
 31K
Slap Shot (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: To build up attendance at their games, the management of a struggling minor-league hockey team signs up the Hanson Brothers, three hard-charging players whose job is to demolish the opposition.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, sport, violence, ice hockey, underdog, stadium, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, sport team, against the odds, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bring It On: In It to Win It (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fourth 'Bring It On' movie is set at a cheerleader camp in Florida with a 'West Side Story' musical feel has the female captain of the West Side Sharks meeting and romancing a male member of the East Coast Jets amid their ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: cheerleader, sport, cheerleading, rivalry, hip hop, underdog, contests and competitions, cheering crowd, camp, uninhibited rivalry, teenage life, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.5
 4K
Blackball (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Blackball follows the fortunes of Cliff Starkey, a working-class fine of lawn bowls with an exceptional talent. Wanting to take on the Aussies he manages to become regional champion, only to get banned. Sports agent Rich Schwartz picks him up and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: sport, rivalry, athlete's life, underdog, against the rules, contests and competitions, interracial relations, love affair, social differences, racism, ambition, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 6K
Diggstown (1992)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Gabriel Caine has just been released from prison when he sets up a bet with a business man. The business man owns most of a boxing-mad town called Diggstown. The bet is that Gabe can find a boxer that will knock out 10 Diggstown men, in a boxing ...
Style: witty, semi serious, twists and turns, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, sport, boxing match, vengeance, cons and scams, ambition, transporter, dishonesty, contests and competitions, aging, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 143K
Blades of Glory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a much-publicized ice-skating scandal strips them of their gold medals, two world-class athletes skirt their way back onto the ice via a loophole that allows them to compete together as a pairs team.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, sport, farce, friendship, sex addict, comeback, nervous breakdown, championship, coach, drugs/alcohol, contests and competitions, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2002
Place: usa, montreal quebec canada, ukraine, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Cutting Edge: Going for the Gold (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two ice skaters develop a love-hate relationship while dreaming of Olympic glory.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: sport, figure skating, athlete's life, underdog, romance, contests and competitions, opposites attract, teaching the ways of the world, fall in love, fish out of water, ambition, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
 162K
Rocky II (1979)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After Rocky goes the distance with champ Apollo Creed, both try to put the fight behind them and move on. Rocky settles down with Adrian but can't put his life together outside the ring, while Creed seeks a rematch to restore his reputation. ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: sport, underdog, tough heroes, hospital, boxing, coma, boxing match, boxer, training, comeback, championship, athlete's life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 5K
The Scout (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When his star recruit botches a Major League Baseball debut, humiliated talent scout Al Percolo (Albert Brooks) gets banished to rural Mexico, where he finds a potential gold mine in the arm of young phenom Steve Nebraska (Brendan Fraser). Soon, the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cynical, clever ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sport, baseball, athlete's life, self discovery, father figure, ambition, hopes, friendship, nothing goes right, rivalry, couples, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, new york, nebraska, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
No Pain, No Gain (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a bodybuilder who longs to be respected for his mind. Mike Zorillo, a small town Ohio champion bodybuilder with a genius IQ, journeys to the Mecca of bodybuilding, Los Angeles, determined to beat his nemesis, Jake Steel, with natural ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, uplifting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, ambition, hopes, sport, rivalry, athlete's life, follow your dream, redemption, drug abuse, physical appearance, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 158K
Rocky IV (1985)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After iron man Drago, a highly intimidating 6-foot-5, 261-pound Soviet athlete, kills Apollo Creed in an exhibition match, Rocky comes to the heart of Russia for 15 pile-driving boxing rounds of revenge.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, feel good, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: sport, underdog, revenge, cold war, human monster, boxing, victory, training, boxer, kgb, boxing match, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, soviet union, usa, moscow russia, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.3
 822
Paper Lion (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sportswriter George Plimpton poses as a rookie quarterback for the Detroit Lions for a "Sports Illustrated" article.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, football movie
Plot: sport, american football, athlete's life, underdog, contests and competitions, ego clash, follow your dream, human spirit, athlete and trainer, sport team, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 60s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 3K
Go Figure (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Katelin Kingsford, an Olympic hopeful figure skater wants to train with a Russian figure skating coach. In order to go to go to the school that Natasha is at, Katelin gets a scholarship playing on the girls hockey team.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, rivalry, ice hockey, boarding school, school, blind ambition, follow your dream, secret life, friendship, talent, teenage daughter, training ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 9K
Eddie (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eddie is a New York limo driver and a fanatical follower of the New York Knicks professional basketball team. The team is struggling with a mediocre record when, in mid-season, "Wild Bill" Burgess, the new owner, as a public relations ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, basketball movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport, basketball, switching roles, athlete and trainer, chauffeur, underdog, sport team, against the odds, ambition, power relations, contests and competitions, follow your dream ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Major League: Back to the Minors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the behest of Roger Dorn -- the Minnesota Twins' silver-tongued new owner -- washed-up minor league hurler Gus Cantrell steps up to the plate to take over as skipper of the club's hapless farm team. But little does he know that Dorn has ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: sport, baseball, baseball bat, rivalry, underdog, athlete's life, buddies, training, career, contests and competitions, follow your dream, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: minnesota, south carolina, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
...All the Marbles (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A two-bit promoter tries to take a women's wrestling team to the top.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: wrestling, mud wrestling, athlete's life, femme fatale, sport, underdog, contests and competitions, rise to the top, athlete and trainer, ambition, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 2K
Side Out (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A law student comes to California for the summer and ends up playing professional volleyball.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: sport, volleyball, underdog, young lovers, ambition, rivalry, romance, college, contests and competitions, self discovery, youth, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
4 Minute Mile (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager overcomes odds to run a 4-minute mile race.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, uplifting ...
Plot: single parent, running, death, crying, high school, training, athlete and trainer, drugs/alcohol, coming of age, sibling relationship, tragedy, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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