Sports man movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sports man movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, intense and dramatic films and TV shows about / with sports man, storytelling, sport, drinking, drinking alcohol, fight, athlete's life, ambition, mentor and competition plots mostly in Drama, Sport and Biography genres shot in USA, West Germany, Russia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sports man: Miracle (2004), Midnight Runner (2018), 75 (2017), Matti: Hell Is for Heroes (2006), 1972 Summer Olympic Games (1972), Gallipoli (1981), Libero (1973), Oranje kampioen! EK '88 (2004), Cornhole: The Movie (2010), This Sporting Life (1963).

List of sports man movies

Miracle (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In 1980, the United States Ice Hockey team's coach, Herb Brooks, put a ragtag squad of college kids up against the legendary juggernaut from the Soviet Union at the Olympic Games. Despite the long odds, Team USA carried the pride of a nation ...
Style: uplifting, touching, captivating, sincere, factual ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: ice hockey, hockey, underdog, olympics, coach, sport team, human spirit, grudge, sport, contests and competitions, athlete's life, opponent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, milwaukee wisconsin, manhattan new york city, colorado ...
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Midnight Runner (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jonas Widmer, one of the best runners in Switzerland, is focussed on participating in the Olympic games. Besides sports, Jonas is also a successful cook and plans to move in with his girlfriend, Simone. But Jonas's perfect life is increasingly ...
Style: art house, sincere, touching, suspenseful, melancholic ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, family drama, violence against women, family relations, feral child, anger, childhood trauma, police chase, mishap, violence, psychopath, manhunt ...
Place: switzerland
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75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: social realism, suspense, tense, psychological, dark humor ...
Audience: kids
Plot: double life, strong female character, organized crime, drug use, secret life, social problem, secret, doctor patient relationship, paranoia, friendship between men, introspection, psychiatrist ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, year 2016
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio, kentucky, midwest, usa ...
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Matti: Hell Is for Heroes (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Finland
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Four Olympic gold medals, seven World Championship titles, four World Cup tour championships and forty six World Cup circuit victories.Once his career as a professional athlete ended, however, the other side of his personality emerged into public ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, intense, satirical ...
Plot: alcohol, rise and fall, ambition, lifestyle, skiing, self control, athlete's life, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, husband wife relationship, domestic violence, olympics ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: europe, finland, helsinki finland, bavaria
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1972 Summer Olympic Games (1972)
Genre: Sport
Country: West Germany
TV show
Story: An international multi-sport event held in Munich.
Plot: competition, flag, olympics, athlete, female athlete, parade, track and field, sports man
Time: year 1972
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Gallipoli (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank, both agile runners, become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves part of the Dardanelles Campaign on the Gallipoli ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, serious, captivating, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti war, military, world war one, friendship, british empire, idealism, human spirit, military life, battle zone, desert, soldier, running ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915, 18th century
Place: australia, turkey, egypt, middle east, africa ...
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Libero (1973)
Genre: Sport
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This semi-fictional movie portrays the german soccer player Franz Beckenbauer. It shows the ups and downs of being a superstar.
Plot: german abroad, shorts, tourist, wife, money, t shirt, parody, family life, portrait, restaurant, soccer, sweat ...
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Oranje kampioen! EK '88 (2004)
Genre: Documentary, Sport
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: All highlights of the Orange success at the European Championship Soccer 1988. The complete story with legendary footage of Gullit, Van Basten, Rijkaard, Koeman and all the other heroes. Enjoy again the goals, the most beautiful actions, interviews, ...
Plot: soccer, sports man, dutch
Time: year 1988
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Cornhole: The Movie (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cornhole: The Movie is a mockumentary feature film that examines the lives of four groups of quirky characters who have sacrificed, exploited, and shamed those in their lives to gain a certain level of minimal fame in the Cincinnati based sport of ...
Style: toilet humor
Plot: competition, parody, joke, social satire, sexual humor, sports fan, athlete, satire, sports man
Place: ohio, cincinnati ohio
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Sochi 2014: XXII Olympic Winter Games (2014)
Genre: Sport
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Coverage of a major international multi-sport events held from 7 February to 23 February 2014 in Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia,
Plot: winter olympics, sports man, drug, sweat, snow, dope, olympics, drugs
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This Sporting Life (1963)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In Northern England in the early 1960s, Frank Machin is mean, tough and ambitious enough to become an immediate star in the rugby league team run by local employer Weaver.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: widow, rise to the top, sport, ambition, human nature, couples, realism, rugby, introspection, miner, love and romance, society ...
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england
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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: feel good, captivating, sincere, rough, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: boxing, heroes, underdog, tough heroes, championship, comeback, training, boxer, sport, opponent, human spirit, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa
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Rocky (1976)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When world heavyweight boxing champion, Apollo Creed wants to give an unknown fighter a shot at the title as a publicity stunt, his handlers choose palooka Rocky Balboa, an uneducated collector for a Philadelphia loan shark. Rocky teams up with ...
Style: uplifting, touching, captivating, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: boxing, underdog, self esteem, training, tough guy, fight, contests and competitions, ambition, life is a bitch, determination, life changing experience, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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Raging Bull (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he's a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he's a ticking time bomb, ready to go off at any moment. Though LaMotta wants his ...
Style: stylized, intense, atmospheric, rough, bloody ...
Plot: rise and fall, paranoia, domestic violence, redemption, self destructing, boxer, career, character study, boxing, sport, jealousy, bad temper ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1940s, 40s ...
Place: bronx new york city, usa, new york, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city ...
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Minnesota (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A story of two brothers - two young hockey players.
Plot: alcoholic, sports man, recruitment, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, infidelity, loyalty, brother brother relationship, car accident, hockey, professional sports, sport
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A Move of a White Queen (1972)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film is based on the eponymous book by Lev Kassil. Natasha is called "The White Queen", because she is the winner of many international ski competitions. Her coach is going through a midlife crisis. He makes a decision to quit his ...
Plot: ski, winner, sports man, training, coach, competition, snow
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Hidalgo (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport, Western
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, factual ...
Plot: horse, desert, horse race, adventurer, adventure, cowboy, racehorse, underdog, rivalry, contests and competitions, human spirit, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, syria, iraq, boston ...
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Bomber (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bomber is an unemployed boat captain. One day he meets Jerry, a manager of boxers who are struck by the force of his fists. That is when they see the chance to win big money.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: fistfight, boxer, athlete's life, rivalry, heroes, lifestyle, ambition, sport, power relations, vengeance, training, transporter ...
Time: 80s
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The Robber (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A champion marathoner leads a double life as a serial bank robber, sprinting between fixes (and away from police cavalcades) as many as three times a day.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: manhunt, robbery, marathon, heist, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, crimes, on the run, chase, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: austria, europe
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Conduct Unbecoming (1975)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A company of British soldiers in colonial India is shaken when the widow of their most honored hero is assaulted. A young officer must defend a fellow lieutenant from the charges in an unusual court-martial, while investigating the deepening mystery ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: battles, military, law enforcement, society, legal, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, sexual abuse, false accusation, murder, military life, vengeance ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: india, asia, england, europe
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