Sports writer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sports writer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, feel good, humorous, talky, serious and touching films and TV shows about / with sports writer, runaway, dialogue, life philosophy, writers, marriage, greed, catastrophe, storytelling and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Sport genres shot in USA, West Germany, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sports writer: Veronika Voss (1982), The Natural (1984), Set It Up (2018), The Odd Couple II (1998), Text for You (2016), My Breast (1994), Her Life as a Man (1984), The Boxer (1972), Everybody Loves Raymond (1996), Forbidden Woman (2013).

List of sports writer movies

Veronika Voss (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Munich 1955, German film star Veronika Voss becomes a drug addict at the mercy of corrupt Dr. Marianne Katz, who keeps her supplied with morphine. After meeting sports writer Robert Krohn, Veronika begins to dream of a return to stardom. As the ...
Style: stylized, gloomy, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: morphine, movie star, addiction, gem, battles, hopes, love and romance, actor's life, journalism, life is a bitch, soldier, drug abuse ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 80s, 1930s, 1920s ...
Place: munich germany, germany, berlin germany
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The Natural (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An unknown middle-aged batter named Roy Hobbs with a mysterious past appears out of nowhere to take a losing 1930s baseball team to the top of the league in this magical sports fantasy. With the aid of a bat cut from a lightning struck tree, Hobbs ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: baseball, femme fatale, baseball movie, sport team, underdog, corruption, haunted by the past, rookie, childhood sweetheart, comeback, americana, sport ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s, year 1939
Place: new york, usa, baltimore, chicago illinois
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Set It Up (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two overworked assistants with nasty bosses try to get their supervisors out of their hair.
Style: romantic, entertaining, feel good, humorous, light ...
Plot: happy ending, employer employee relationship, assistant, fall in love, love and romance, boss, matchmaking, falling in love, plan, escapades, obnoxious boss, date ...
Place: new york, new york yankees
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The Odd Couple II (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 30 years after the first film, Oscar and Felix embark on a road trip together, to attend the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: friendship, wedding, odd couple, reunion, on the road, road trip, marriage, farce, social relations, couples, friends, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, florida, los angeles
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Text for You (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sports writer Mark is baffled when he receives romantic text messages on his cell phone. What he does not know: His new number once belonged to the deceased boyfriend of Clara, who continues to send text messages in order to cope with the loss. When ...
Plot: foosball, first date, best friends, celebrity interview, wedding ring, death of fiance, breakfast, bar, music video, interview, supermarket, comic sidekick ...
Place: berlin germany
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My Breast (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meredith Baxter plays Joyce Wadler in this heartwarming story of hope, courage and redemption inspired by the New York City journalist's real-life struggle with breast cancer. Stuck in a lackluster relationship with her boyfriend, she's ...
Plot: breast cancer, survival, female director, writers, male female relationship, journalist, cancer, sports writer, courage, surgery, death
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Her Life as a Man (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: To land a sportswriting job on a national magazine run by a chauvinistic editor, an aspiring female reporter convincingly disguises herself as a man to get the inside story.
Plot: fiance fiancee relationship, crying woman, magazine editor, beard, argument, reporter, male chauvinism, man undressing, locker room, wig, cross dressing, gender disguise ...
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The Boxer (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Boxer Teddy Wilcox (Robert Blake) leaves his manager and relocates. He finds Nick, a manager/trainer. Before Wilcox's first fight, Nick receives a threat-- Wilcox loses, or Nick will die.
Plot: hippie, volkswagen beetle, death threat, cigar smoking, boxing, investigator, sports writer, diner, deception, accusation, boxer, vietnam vet ...
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Everybody Loves Raymond (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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Story: Everybody Loves Raymond is an American television sitcom starring Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, and Peter Boyle. It originally ran on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005. Many of the situations from the show are ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: overbearing parent, parents and children, family life, family values, marital problem, family tradition, in-laws, eccentric family, siblings relations, couple relations, brother brother relationship, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island
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Forbidden Woman (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An up-and-coming attorney reaches a pivotal point in his life and career when he falls in love with the wife of his boss.
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, touching
Plot: forbidden love, infidelity, emotional manipulation, adultery, blackmail, boss and employee, fall in love, femme fatale, divorce, fight, religious faith, law firm ...
Place: chicago illinois
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42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, factual, touching ...
Plot: racism, baseball, rivalry, against the odds, athlete's life, racial segregation, americana, human spirit, athlete and trainer, hopes, rise to the top, african american ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1945, year 1946 ...
Place: new york, usa, cincinnati ohio, pasadena california, new orleans ...
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The Parent Trap II (1986)
Genre: Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two best friends plot to get their single parents together to stop one of them from moving to New York.
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: summer school, single parent, family relations, youth, marriage, jealousy, moving, horse riding, twins, reunion, yacht, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
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The Odd Couple (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Felix Ungar has just broken up with his wife. Despondent, he goes to kill himself but is saved by his friend Oscar Madison. With nowhere else to go, Felix is urged by Oscar to move in with him, at least for a while. The only problem is that Felix is ...
Style: witty, clever, humorous, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, suicide attempt, odd couple, poker game, cards, separated, disorder, couples, screwball, fish out of water, couple relations, urban ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
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Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Lenny and his wife, Amanda, adopt a baby, Lenny realizes that his son is a genius and becomes obsessed with finding the boy's biological mother in hopes that she will be brilliant too. But when he learns that Max's mother is Linda ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, surreal, touching ...
Plot: adoption, prostitute, child, adoptive mother, family relations, love and romance, looking for love, couple relations, dishonesty, opposites attract, boxing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
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My Wife Is an Actress (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: My Wife is an Actress is a French Romantic Comedy/Drama film starring real life couple Yvan Attal and Charlotte Gainsbourg. Attal plays a journalist who becomes obsessively jealous when his actress wife gets a part in a movie with an attractive ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, witty, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, lifestyle, dishonesty, journalism, actor's life, relationship vs career, couple relations, couples, nudity (full frontal - brief), film within a film, jealous husband, actress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, london, paris france, europe, england ...
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The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: World War I has left golfer Rannulph Junuh a poker-playing alcoholic, his perfect swing gone. Now, however, he needs to get it back to play in a tournament to save the financially ravaged golf course of a long-ago sweetheart. Help arrives in the ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: golf, underdog, starting over, americana, bankruptcy, great depression, world war one, childhood, human spirit, athlete's life, follow your dream, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
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Impact Point (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, rivalry, danger, murder, stalking, mind game, psychopath, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
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The Great White Hope (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A black champion boxer and his white female companion struggle to survive while the white boxing establishment looks for ways to knock him down.
Style: realistic, sincere, biting, suspense, serious ...
Plot: racism, boxing, interracial relations, rise and fall, fighting the system, opposites attract, state affairs, rivalry, life is a bitch, hopes, sport, ambition ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: london, germany, paris france, budapest, canada ...
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Funny Farm (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chevy Chase stars as Andy Farmer, a sportswriter who moves with his schoolteacher wife Elizabeth (Madolyn Smith) to the country in order to write a novel in relative seclusion. Of course, seclusion is the last thing the Farmers find in the small, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: small town, fish out of water, farce, city country contrast, chase, yuppie, couples, nothing goes right, starting over, writer's life, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: vermont, new york, san francisco
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Alex: The Life of a Child (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on true events, 'Alex: The Life of a Child' follows former 'Sports Illustrated' writer Frank Deford and his wife Carole when their happy, all-American family is rocked to the core when their baby daughter Alex is diagnosed ...
Plot: terminal illness, death of daughter, parent child relationship, family, sibling relationship, sports writer, coughing blood, typing, jewelry, coughing, sick child, italian opera ...
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61* (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 1961, Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle played for the New York Yankees. One, Mantle, was universally loved, while the other, Maris, was universally hated. Both men started off with a bang, and both were nearing Babe Ruth's 60 home run record. ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, feel good, sincere
Plot: baseball, friendship, rivalry, fan, against the odds, contests and competitions, sport, fame, success, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, rising to stardom ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1961, year 1998, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, north dakota, kansas city, florida ...
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