Movies like Super Bowl XLII Champions - New York Giants

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Super Bowl XLII Champions - New York Giants (2008)
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Super Bowl XLII Champions - New York Giants (2008)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The NFC champion New York Giants and the AFC champion New England Patriots meet for the championship of the National Football League.
Plot: american football, sport

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and inspirational films with plots about american football, sport, sport team, ambition, rivalry, hopes and coach mostly in Sport, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Super Bowl XLII Champions - New York Giants: Greater (2016), Courage (2015), Brian Banks (2018), When the Game Stands Tall (2014), Run the Race (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
NFL Super Bowl XLIX Champions: New England Patriots (2015)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Story: The defending Super Bowl 48 champions Seattle Seahawks and the AFC champion New England Patriots play for the championship of the National Football League at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Plot: american football, live broadcast, soccer match
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Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With Blue Mountain State football star Thad Castle recently signing a multi-million dollar NFL contract, his teammates and college life seem like a distant memory. However, when a new school dean threatens to clean up the BMS image by auctioning off ...
Plot: drug use, male nudity, pubic hair, male objectification, american football
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Greater (2016)
Genre: Biography, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Greater – The story of Brandon Burlsworth, possibly the greatest walk-on in the history of college football.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, light, visually appealing, captivating
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: american football, religion, student, athlete, team, athlete and trainer, university student, sport, sport team, student athlete, two brothers, fat boy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arkansas
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54%
 7.2
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Courage (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Freddie Steinmark, an underdog on the gridiron, faces the toughest challenge of his life after leading his team to a championship season.
Style: exciting, tense, touching, sincere, suspenseful ...
Plot: american football, championship, football team, student athlete, father son relationship, underdog, football practice, coach, boyfriend, football, sport, sports injury ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas
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39%
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Brian Banks (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An All-American football player's dreams to play in the NFL are halted when he is falsely accused of rape and sent to prison.
Style: disturbing, factual, realistic, inspirational, thought provoking ...
Plot: american football, false accusation, prison, lawyer, wrongful conviction, fighting the system, courtroom, miscarriage of justice, human spirit, freedom, friendship, oppression ...
Time: 2000s
Place: los angeles
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37%
When the Game Stands Tall (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young coach turns a losing high school football program around to go undefeated for 12 consecutive seasons.
Style: uplifting, captivating, exciting, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: american football, rise to the top, athlete and trainer, sport, sport team, ambition, small town, contests and competitions, youth, rivalry, coach, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: usa, california, oakland california
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Run the Race (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Reeling from his mother’s death and his father’s abandonment, Zach, an All-State athlete, finds glory on the football field, working to earn a college scholarship and the brothers’ ticket out of town. When a devastating injury puts Zach—and ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: american football, brother brother relationship, teenage boy, party, family bonds, coming of age, sport, friendship, rivalry, society, bracelet, soccer coach ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, florida, alabama, united states
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33%
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Woodlawn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Love and unity in a school torn by racism and hate in the 1970s.A gifted high school football player must learn to embrace his talent and his faith as he battles racial tensions on and off the field.
Style: realistic, captivating, sincere, serious, christian film ...
Plot: racism, american football, faith, team, coach, high school, church, african american, integration, religion, motivational speaker, sport ...
Time: 70s
Place: alabama, usa, birmingham alabama
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33%
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All American (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When a rising high school football player from South Central L.A. is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High, the wins, losses and struggles of two families from vastly different worlds - Compton and Beverly Hills - begin to collide. Inspired by ...
Style: based on true events, captivating, motivational, emotional, inspirational ...
Plot: american football, high school football, teenager, high school, coach, male objectification, rise to the top, stubbornness, father son relationship, sport, sport team, family problems ...
Place: beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Monday Night Mayhem (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The early years of a television sports powerhouse are chronicled as ABC becomes a player in the NFL coverage by putting their full resources into a major showcase. Executive Roone Arledge (John Heard) recruits former Dallas Cowboys quarterback ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: american football, rise to the top, ambition, contests and competitions, athlete's life, sport, showbiz, introspection, hopes, rivalry, celebrity culture, gambling ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Code Breakers (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1951, a cheating scandal rocks West Point academy, as 83 cadets -- including the son of the school's football coach (Glenn) -- are implicated and ultimately dismissed.
Plot: scandal, coach, student athlete, cheating, american football, honor
Time: 50s, 1950s
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28%
Quarterback Princess (1983)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Maida family has moved to Oregon, and daughter Tami wants to play quarterback for the high school football team. There's just one problem. She's a girl. With everyone from the coach to her next door neighbor against her, she's out ...
Plot: girlfriend, pep talk, boyfriend, sister sister relationship, high school, student athlete, teenage girl, locker room, drive in, female athlete, american football, teammate ...
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27%
The Replacements (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, McGinty ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: sport, american football, underdog, against the odds, hopes, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, athlete and trainer, bar fight, sport team, strike ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Wildcats (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Molly is a high school track coach who knows just as much about football as anyone else on the planet. When a football coach's position becomes vacant, she applies for the job, despite snickers from fellow staff members and her former husband.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: american football, high school, sport team, coach, sport, athlete and trainer, americana, rivalry, ambition, youth, contests and competitions, against the odds ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 936
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, football movie
Plot: sport team, american football, writers, rivalry, ambition, follow your dream, ego clash, hopes, sport, partners, underdog, power relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, detroit
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25%
Reggie's Prayer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Reggie White stars as Reggie Knox, a pro football player who retires, frustrated because he hasn't won a championship. Knox begins coaching a Portland, Ore., high school football program, where he befriends a troubled student. Reggie fights ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: high school, family relations, gang, school, prayer, american football, power relations, social relations, family life, college, teenage life, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
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25%
Snake & Mongoose (2013)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The untold story of how Southern California drag racers, Don "The Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen combined with corporate giants to change the face of sports and ultimately became the most famous rivalry in racing ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, ambition, friendship, desire for fame, relationship vs career, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, ego clash, family relations, chases and races, danger, sport ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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All Things Fall Apart (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 50 Cent stars as gifted college running back Deon in this touching drama. Deon's world turns upside down when an unexpected crisis jeopardizes his professional ambitions -- and causes him to look at himself and his life in a new way.
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: sport, athlete's life, terminal illness, human spirit, life is a bitch, hopes, ambition, bittersweet, american football, drugs/alcohol, sexual content, profanity
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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22%
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The Yankles (2009)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: About Charlie Jones, a washed up, ex major league ballplayer, and how he gets a second chance at life and love by managing a Jewish, orthodox yeshiva baseball team.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: against the odds, rivalry, sport, society, ambition, contests and competitions, sport team, rabbi, athlete and trainer, culture clash, hopes, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york yankees
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 1K
Brian's Song (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of professional football players Gale Sayes and Brian Piccolo, and how their friendship on and off the field was affected when Piccolo contracted a fatal disease
Style: uplifting, sincere, sentimental, touching, emotional ...
Plot: terminal illness, sport team, athlete's life, ambition, friendship, human spirit, sport, buddies, lifestyle, life is a bitch, friendship between men, american football ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 269
The Bear (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Biopic about the great college football coach Paul "Bear" Bryant of the University of Alabama.
Plot: locker room, bear, american football, soccer coach, dressing room, interracial relations, sport team, wooing, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Necessary Roughness (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they even win a single game?
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: underdog, american football, sport team, sport, college, rivalry, hopes, human spirit, against the odds, lifestyle, ambition, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, united states, ireland, new jersey ...
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19%
Any Given Sunday (1999)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A star quarterback gets knocked out of the game and an unknown third stringer is called in to replace him. The unknown gives a stunning performance and forces the aging coach to reevaluate his game plans and life. A new co-owner/president adds to ...
Style: realistic, rough, captivating, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, coach, desire for fame, american football, sport team, success, ambition, underdog, football, athlete's life, contests and competitions, blind ambition ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, usa, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Nude Bowling Party (1995)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Two teams, one consisting of two models and one of two dancers compete in a bowling contest. Since there are prizes both for the winning team and for the sexiest bowler, the four girls strip totally by the third frame, and bowl the rest of the game ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, bare breasts, bowling alley, breasts, bowling ball, butt naked, ass, butt, bowling, eye candy, seduction ...
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18%
WWE: Undertaker: He Buries Them Alive (1994)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: WWE megastar the Undertaker earns his name by mowing down opponents and sending them to an early grave. This compilation features five of the 'Taker's best battles, including Casket Matches against Yokozuna and Jerry "The King" ...
Plot: revenge, guitar, casket, anvil, southerner, canadian, manager, mask, world wrestling federation, millionaire, ninja, tennis racket ...
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UFC 1: The Beginning (1993)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: UFC 1 used an eight-man tournament format, with the winner receiving $50,000. The tournament featured fights with no weight classes or judges. The two rules, no biting or eye gouging, were to be enforced only by a $1,500 fine. The match only ended ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, cage fighting, boxer, karate, referee, dutch, kicked in the head, champion, taekwondo, brazilian, boxing, fight ...
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17%
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Draft Day (2014)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: At the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams.
Style: exciting, semi serious, inspirational, intense, suspense ...
Plot: negotiation, football, sport, boss and employee, sport team, power relations, overcoming, ambition, one last chance, disorder, american football, nfl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, ohio, cleveland ohio, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
The Junction Boys (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tom Berenger leads an outstanding cast in this bone-crunching dramatization of legendary college football coach Paul "Bear" Bryant's debut at Texas A&M in the summer of 1954. The often unnerving story finds Bryant ducking the ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: sport, hopes, discrimination, teachers and students, contests and competitions, against the odds, youth, college, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, college life, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alabama, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
WWE Backlash 2006 (2006)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Backlash (2006) was a PPV which took place on April 30, 2006 at the Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. It was presented by Topps. It was the eighth event under the Backlash name and featured wrestlers and other talent that performed on the Raw ...
Plot: wrestling, white rapper, monster, injury, father son relationship, manager, strongman, puerto rican, african american, demon, corporate executive, insult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
WWE SummerSlam 2001 (2001)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: SummerSlam (2001) was the fourteenth annual SummerSlam PPV and the third presented by Chef Boyardee. It took place on August 19, 2001 at the Compaq Center in San Jose, California. The main event was Booker T versus The Rock for the WCW ...
Plot: wrestling, japanese man, brother brother relationship, african american, submission, blood, texan, kiss, husband wife relationship, manager, return, masked wrestler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
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