Sports films based on actual events

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Top 10: Sports films based on actual events

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  1. Remember the Titans
    2000
  2. A League of Their Own
    1992
  3. Lords of Dogtown
    2005
  4. The Fighter
    2010
  5. Coach Carter
    2005
  6. Space Jam
    1996
  7. Friday Night Lights
    2004
  8. Gridiron Gang
    2006
  9. The Blind Side
    2009
  10. Pride
    2007

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# Movie YearCountryGenreDirector Views
1. Remember the Titans2000USADrama, SportBoaz Yakin 17,895
2. A League of Their Own1992USAComedy, Drama, SportPenny Marshall 11,829
3. Lords of Dogtown2005USA, GermanyBiography, Drama, SportCatherine Hardwicke 10,498
4. The Fighter2010USADrama, Sport, BiographyDavid O. Russell 9,909
5. Coach Carter2005USA, GermanyDrama, SportThomas Carter 6,967
6. Space Jam1996USAAdventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, SportJoe Pytka 5,804
7. Friday Night Lights2004USAAction, Drama, SportPeter Berg, Josh Pate 5,587
8. Gridiron Gang2006USACrime, Drama, SportPhil Joanou 4,887
9. The Blind Side2009USADrama, Sport, BiographyJohn Lee Hancock 4,083
10. Pride2007Germany, USACrime, Drama, Family, SportSunu Gonera 3,698
11. Hidalgo2004USAAction, Adventure, DramaJoe Johnston 3,542
12. Forever Strong2008USADrama, SportRyan Little 3,452
13. Chariots of Fire1981UKDrama, History, SportHugh Hudson 2,718
14. 8 Seconds1994USABiography, Drama, Sport, RomanceJohn G. Avildsen 2,325
15. Moneyball2011USADrama, Biography, SportBennett Miller 2,252
16. We Are Marshall2006USADrama, SportMcG 2,221
17. Secretariat2010USADrama, Sport, Family, HistoryRandall Wallace 2,201
18. Ali2001USABiography, Drama, SportMichael Mann 2,145
19. Cinderella Man2005USABiography, Drama, SportRon Howard 2,125
20. Seabiscuit2003USADrama, History, SportGary Ross 2,006
21. Glory Road2006USADrama, SportJames Gartner 1,903
22. Raging Bull1980USABiography, Drama, SportMartin Scorsese 1,770
23. Rudy1993USABiography, Drama, SportDavid Anspaugh 1,676
24. The Rookie2002USADrama, Family, SportJohn Lee Hancock 1,676
25. The Longshots2008USAComedy, Drama, Family, SportFred Durst 1,674
26. Chak De India!2007IndiaDrama, Family, SportShimit Amin 1,476
27. Invictus2009USABiography, Drama, History, SportClint Eastwood 1,453
28. Hoosiers1986UK, USADrama, SportDavid Anspaugh 1,353
29. Touching the Void2003UKAdventure, Documentary, Drama, SportKevin Macdonald 1,089
30. Cool Runnings1993USAAdventure, Comedy, SportJon Turteltaub 1,083
31. Prefontaine1997USABiography, Drama, SportSteve James 1,055
32. Miracle2004USADrama, Family, History, SportGavin O'Connor 1,042
33. Invincible2006USABiography, Drama, SportEricson Core 984
34. Somebody Up There Likes Me1956USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Wise 974
35. The Greatest Game Ever Played2005USADrama, History, SportBill Paxton 965
36. Rush2013USA, Germany, UKAction, Biography, Drama, SportRon Howard 935
37. The Hurricane1999USABiography, Drama, SportNorman Jewison 932
38. Eight Men Out1988USADrama, History, SportJohn Sayles 849
39. The World's Fastest Indian2005New Zealand, USA, Switzerland, JapanBiography, Drama, Sport, AdventureRoger Donaldson 801
40. Gracie2007USADrama, SportDavis Guggenheim 799
41. The Pride of the Yankees1942USABiography, Drama, Family, Romance, SportSam Wood 787
42. Without Limits1998USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Towne 781
43. Swimming Upstream2003AustraliaBiography, Drama, SportRussell Mulcahy 718
44. Knute Rockne All American1940USABiography, Drama, SportLloyd Bacon 697
45. Resurrecting the Champ2007USADrama, SportRod Lurie 588
46. Radio2003USADrama, SportMichael Tollin 537
47. The Babe1992USAAction, Biography, Drama, SportArthur Hiller 536
48. Greased Lightning1977USAAction, Biography, Sport, Comedy, DramaMichael Schultz 516
49. Pacquiao: The Movie2006PhilippinesAction, Biography, Drama, SportJoel Lamangan 506
50. Heart Like a Wheel1983USABiography, Drama, SportJonathan Kaplan 484
51. The Express2008USA, GermanyBiography, Drama, SportGary Fleder 460
52. The Game of Their Lives2005USADrama, History, SportDavid Anspaugh 434
53. Beautiful Boxer2003ThailandAction, DramaEkachai Uekrongtham 430
54. Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos2006UK, USADocumentary, SportPaul Crowder, John Dower 399
55. 61*2001--- 388
56. The Last American Hero1973USADrama, Sport, ActionLamont Johnson 380
57. The Final Season2007USADrama, SportDavid M. Evans 361
58. The Stratton Story1949USABiography, Drama, Romance, SportSam Wood 347
59. Le Mans1971USAAction, Adventure, Sport, DramaLee H. Katzin 338
60. The Iron Ladies2000ThailandComedyYongyoot Thongkongtoon 327
61. The Rocket: The Legend of Rocket Richard2005CanadaBiography, Drama, SportCharles Binamé 298
62. The Miracle of Bern2003GermanyComedy, Drama, SportSönke Wortmann 294
63. Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story1997USABiography, Drama, SportSteven Hilliard Stern 276
64. Fear Strikes Out1957USABiography, Drama, SportRobert Mulligan 272
65. From the Rough2013USADrama, SportPierre Bagley 268
66. The 5th Quarter2010USASport, Biography, DramaRick Bieber 259
67. Der ganz große Traum2011GermanyDrama, SportSebastian Grobler 250
68. 3: The Dale Earnhardt Story2004--- 237
69. Brian's Song2001--- 215
70. Waterboys2001JapanComedy, SportShinobu Yaguchi 212
71. The Jackie Robinson Story1950USABiography, Drama, SportAlfred E. Green 207
72. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag2013IndiaBiography, Drama, History, SportRakeysh Omprakash Mehra 186
73. The Boy in Blue1986CanadaBiography, Drama, SportCharles Jarrott 186
74. Berlin 362009Germany-Kaspar Heidelbach 185
75. The Greatest1977USA, UKBiography, Drama, SportTom Gries, Monte Hellman 171
76. Wind1992USAAction, Drama, Sport, AdventureCarroll Ballard 163
77. Matti: Hell Is for Heroes2006FinlandDrama, Biography, ComedyAleksi Mäkelä 149
78. The Jesse Owens Story1984USABiography, Drama, Sport, HistoryRichard Irving 135
79. Ruffian2007USABiography, Drama, SportYves Simoneau 130
80. The Kid from Cleveland1949USADrama, Sport, ActionHerbert Kline 127
81. Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story1992USABiography, Drama, SportCharles Braverman 115
82. Million Dollar Arm2014USADrama, Sport, BiographyCraig Gillespie 115
83. Cobb1994USABiography, Drama, SportRon Shelton 108
84. Risen2010UKBiography, Drama, Romance, SportNeil Jones 92
85. Joe and Max2002--- 86
86. A Winner Never Quits1986USABiography, Drama, Family, SportMel Damski 81
87. Nadia1984Yugoslavia, USADrama, SportAlan Cooke 78
88. Hustle2004USABiography, Drama, SportPeter Bogdanovich 66
89. Soul of the Game1996USADrama, History, SportKevin Rodney Sullivan 62
90. Follow the Sun1951USABiography, Drama, SportSidney Lanfield 54
91. O.J. Simpson: Juice on the Loose1974USADocumentary, SportGeorge A. Romero 51
92. Tyson1995USABiography, Drama, SportUli Edel 33
93. The Fix1997UKDrama, History, SportPaul Greengrass 30
94. Paan Singh Tomar2010IndiaCrime, Action, Biography, Sport, ThrillerTigmanshu Dhulia 30
95. As One2012South KoreaDrama, SportHyeon-seong Moon 24
96. Knuckleball!2012USADocumentaryRicki Stern, Anne Sundberg 16
97. In the Name of the Law1922USADramaEmory Johnson 15
98. La Carrera Panamericana with Music by Pink Floyd1992USAMusicIan McArthur 15
99. Forever the Moment2008South KoreaDrama, SportSoonrye Yim 12
100. The Game of Their Lives2002UKDocumentary, SportDaniel Gordon 6
101. Pistol: The Birth of a Legend1991USABiography, Drama, SportFrank C. Schröder 6
102. When Ali Came to Ireland2012Ireland, USADocumentary, Adventure, History, Sport- 5
103. Egaro2011--- 3