Basketball game movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant basketball game movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, entertaining, light, captivating and suspense films and TV shows about / with basketball game, basketball, friendship, chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dog, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor and father son relationship plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as basketball game: In the Game (2018), Playoff (2011), Space Jam (1996), Night Warning (1981), Lazy Hazy Crazy (2015), The Family (2015), Wolves (2016), Kicks (2016), The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014), Spaceship (2016).

List of basketball game movies

 5.9
 419
In the Game (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Roland is reached by the illness of'Alzheimer's and his family is the small-care with him, except his grandson JB which n'has that'a single goal to play the final of basketball in Paris. But the parents of JB blocked this ...
Style: road movie, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light
Plot: grandfather grandson relationship, alzheimer's disease, grandfather, basketball, doctor, basketball game, memory loss, restaurant, restaurant owner, on the road, family relations, police ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, marseille
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 5.3
 255
Playoff (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, France, Israel
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Playoff tells the story of legendary Israeli basketball coach Ralph Klein. He became a national hero, when he made Maccabi Tel Aviv into European Champions in the late Seventies, one of Israel's first great international sporting successes. But ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, ambition, sport team, haunted by the past, athlete and trainer, society, basketball game, father son relationship, power relations, graffiti, holocaust, jewish ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983, year 1982, year 1984
Place: germany, europe, israel
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 6.5
 164K
Space Jam (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: basketball, adventure, disney, goofy hero, alien, golf, imaginary, outer space, contests and competitions, save the day, good versus evil, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1993, 1990s ...
Place: birmingham alabama, north carolina, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new york, chicago illinois
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Night Warning (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rejected by her lover, the only man left in Cheryl's life is the orphaned nephew she has raised as her own son. She'll stop at nothing to keep Billy with her. When her plans misfire, she is swept up into an insane frenzy that means death ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, orphan, obsession, murder, high school, psychopath, investigation, serial killer, child abuse, manipulation, mental illness, incest ...
Time: 80s
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Lazy Hazy Crazy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Childhood friends Tracy, Chloe and Alice share an apartment over the summer. They live close together, meet guys and sell their company as well as sex. With a romantic imagery and sometimes provocative theme the female debutant director Luk Yee-sum ...
Style: erotic, sexy, light, unusual plot structure, psychological
Plot: young girl, friendship, prostitute, lesbian interest, prostitution, female nudity, female female relationship, woman woman relationship, teenage girl, female director, woman in a bubble bath, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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 8.6
 45
The Family (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, China
Duration: 280 min.
Story: Liu and Deng are a couple both in their 70s who have been married for nearly half a century and lived in a small inland city of China. The family of Liu and Deng is a typical ordinary family of China. The eldest daughter Liqin, divorced with a ...
Plot: couples, family relations, basketball game, cooking, eating, brushing teeth, playing a video game, video game, card playing, computer game, old couple
Place: china
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 5.7
 1K
Wolves (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Anthony Keller, star of his NYC high school basketball team, is riding his way to Cornell on a sports scholarship. But he can only maintain his popular jock facade for so long, as his troubled father Lee has a gambling addiction that threatens to ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, contemplative ...
Plot: student athlete, coach, teenager, teenage boy, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, basketball player, basketball, teenage girl, gambler, interracial friendship, college professor ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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 6.4
 4K
Kicks (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When his hard-earned kicks get snatched by a local hood, fifteen-year old Brandon and his two best friends go on an ill-advised mission across the Bay Area to retrieve the stolen sneakers.
Style: psychological, captivating, atmospheric, tense
Plot: blow job, ghetto, poverty, sneakers, shoes, illegal drugs, criminal, friendship, surrealism, breaking and entering, african american, astronaut ...
Place: usa, oakland california
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The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, absurd, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural, love and romance, supernatural romance, chaos and mayhem, social relations, youth, deadly, campus, college life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1986, year 1985 ...
Place: usa
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 4.6
 208
Spaceship (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his daughter goes missing in an apparent alien abduction, Gabriel's search takes him dangerously close to her strange group of so-called friends. But the further he goes inside their computer game and fantasy-obsessed world, the more he ...
Style: unusual plot structure, mystical, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, single father, loss of mother, redhead, teenage girl, teenage boy, female protagonist, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, missing daughter, loss of wife ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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 6.5
 307K
The Interview (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to ...
Style: absurd, humorous, exciting, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination attempt, undercover, journalism, profanity, cia, farce, buddies, head of state, coup d'etat, assassination plot, top secret, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north korea, usa, korea, asia, new york ...
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 6.4
 75K
Delivery Man (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An affable underachiever finds out he's fathered 533 children through anonymous donations to a fertility clinic 20 years ago. Now he must decide whether or not to come forward when 142 of them file a lawsuit to reveal his identity.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: pregnancy, debt, lawsuit, sperm donor, adulthood, life turned upside down, adolescence vs adulthood, children, hospital, father son relationship, family relations, court case ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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I Wake Up Yesterday (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Czech teacher Peter experiences journey into the past to late 80´s to recover his true love Eliška. At present he´s nothing but relationship´s loser so he tries to find his true love at least at the past. During his journey he passes not just ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, experiment, school, time travel, classmate classmate relationship, male objectification, teenage boy, scientist, love and romance, rabbit, castle, bet ...
Time: year 1989, 80s
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 6.5
 91K
Self/less (2015)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An extremely wealthy elderly man dying from cancer undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness to the body of a healthy young man but everything may not be as good as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, philosophical, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: body swapping, moral dilemma, soul transference, chase, cloning, uncover truth, twists & turns, disorder, rich man, laboratory, back from the dead, doctor ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future
Place: usa, new york, new orleans, caribbean, st. louis missouri
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The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Lewis goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house that contains a mysterious ticktock noise. When Lewis accidentally awakens the dead, the town's sleepy facade magically springs to life with a secret world of witches and ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, entertaining, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, horror for children
Plot: haunted house, magician, spell, secret passageway, uncle, clock, warlock, back from the dead, demon, friendship, orphan, halloween ...
Time: year 1955, 1950s, 50s
Place: michigan
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 6.9
 334
Soulbound (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 105 min.
Story: What if life blindsided destiny? What if happiness was found in the unlikeliest of places? When do we allow ourselves to embrace the new without fear of letting go of the past? Gil is a twenty year old young man that questions himself and the world. ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: starting over, musician's life, follow your dream, on the road, twentysomething life, destiny, introspection, hopes, friendship, orphan, romance, running away from home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil
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 7.3
 629K
Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, stylized, intense, cult film ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, warrior, technology, martial arts, king, loss of father, haunted by the past, spy, murder, black hero, chase ...
Time: future, 2010s, 1990s, year 1992, 20th century ...
Place: africa, oakland california, nigeria, south korea, london
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Zduhac Means Adventure (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Our heroes are high school students spending an unforgettable summer, full of adventures, on their way to a big rock festival. Producer Sava and director Žarko Babajić are filming an extreme sports commercial with Marija and Sindi. Mysterious ...
Style: road movie, entertaining, humorous, feel good, light
Plot: car trip, friendship between men, teenage protagonist, road trip, guitar playing, musician, drunkenness, teenage girl, music festival, gambling, teenage boy, adventure ...
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Friends with Benefits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jamie is a New York-based executive recruiter who entices Dylan, an art director from Los Angeles, to take a job at the New York office of GQ magazine. Finding that they have much in common, the two become fast friends. Feeling jaded by a number of ...
Style: sexy, romantic, sexual, witty, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, friends, looking for sex, love, friendship, sexual activity, lovers, casual sex, flirting, fall in love, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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The Late Bloomer (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sex therapist goes through puberty after the successful removal of a benign tumor resting against his pituitary gland. He experiences all the changes and effects of puberty over a three-week period.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, puberty, love, youth, fish out of water, disorder, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, aging, misfit, sex addict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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What You Don't See (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two strangers have a strong impact on a young man who's spending some time with his family in this drama from Germany. Seventeen-year-old Anton has been struggling to make sense of his life since his father committed suicide when Anton was ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: dangerous attraction, teenage life, family relations, mysterious character, estrangement, youth, danger, destructive relationship, fight, mother son relationship, manipulation, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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 7.2
 84K
Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: tense, bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, gang, violence, loneliness, investigation, widower, crimes, vengeance, loss of friend, incompetent police, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
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Lay the Favorite (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former stripper's talent with numbers lands her a job with a professional gambler who runs a sports book in Las Vegas.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, sincere
Plot: gambling, money, betting, bet, bookies, unlikely partners, prodigy, cons and scams, partners, dishonesty, career change, working the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, new york, usa, nevada
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Max Minsky and Me (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nerdy Jewish Nelly Sue Edelmeister, daughter of a New York mother and Berlin musician in Berlin gets straight A's, except for gym. When she hears her dream prince, actual royal Edouard, a fellow astronomy buff who studies in Luxemburg, ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, ambition, sport team, teenage life, high school life, youth, astronomer, dream, basketball, bullying, friendship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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 6.5
 111K
Step Up (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day ...
Style: feel good, captivating, sweet, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dancing, dance, dance school, love and romance, music, dancer, hip hop, ballet, teenage love, teen romance, dancer's life, happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa, san francisco
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China, Canada, Denmark, Germany, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After supervillain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and two dimwitted henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. As the Turtles prepare to take on Shredder and his ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, absurd, entertaining, nostalgic ...
Plot: ninja, turtle, sibling relationship, mutant, transformation, superhero, rat, mentor, friendship, martial arts, good versus evil, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, year 2016, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, brazil, new york
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Thunderstruck (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian is a 16 year-old who can't play basketball, but he still wants to play like his hero, Kevin Durant. At an Oklahoma City Thunder game, Brian gets chosen to shoot a half court shot which he misses and hits the mascot in the process. Later ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, sincere, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: basketball, switching roles, disorder, body swapping, athlete's life, supernatural, down on your luck, wish come true, youth, unsuccessful, life turned upside down, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, usa
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 7.2
 4K
The Gambler (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: New York City English professor Axel Freed outwardly seems like an upstanding citizen. But privately Freed is in the clutches of a severe gambling addiction that threatens to destroy him.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gambling, addiction, debt, bookies, gambling debt, casino, crime, crimes, money, hopes, gangsters, loan ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, harvard university, las vegas, california
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The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He's misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous girl...
Style: humorous, romantic, semi serious, funny, witty ...
Plot: opposites attract, unlikely couple, love and romance, battle of the sexes, vineyard, playing footsie, snobbism, romance, disorder, change of heart, strange person, basketball ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
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 5.1
 930
Fireball (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tai gets out of jail and discovers that his twin brother, Tan has been in coma for the past year. Tan has entered the world of Fireball, a violent game based on basketball hosted by underground criminal gangs, to raise money for Tai's early ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vengeance, ambition, contests and competitions, life is a bitch, sport team, tough heroes, twins, rivalry, basketball, uncover truth, track down, kickboxing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
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