Top 5 Best Sports Movies of All-Time

Sylvester Stallone and Carl Weathers in "Rocky"

If you love sports, then you probably like sports movies as well. Unfortunately, they are really hard to find these days although some sports movies are well worthy of your time. To save you the trouble of looking for them by yourself, we decided to bring you the top 5 best sports movies of all-time. Basketball, football or baseball; no matter what is your preference in sport, you’ll find something to watch.

White Men Can’t Jump (1992)

Two streetball hustlers, played by Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson, join their forces to try and win a basketball tournament. White Men Can’t Jump is an awesome mix of sports and comedy, and is now considered a cult movie.

Field of Dreams (1989)

When Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella, portrayed by Kevin Costner, hears a mysterious voices saying: “If you build it, he will come,” he decides to do something unexpected. Ray starts building a baseball field on his land, despite everyone telling him he is a lunatic. Then, magic gets involved.

The Wrestler (2008)

Although you may not think that professional wrestling is a real sport given all the theatrics, The Wrestler is a movie that you can’t miss. Featuring Mickey Rourke’s exceptional acting performance, the film follows the story of an aging wrestler who attempts to reclaim his glory days while trying to improve relationship with his estranged daughter.

Remember the Titans (2000)

Remember the Titans tells a story of an African-American coach who is tasked with integrating an all-black school and an all-white school into one football team. The movie is based on the true story of African-American coach Herman Boone, who is portrayed by Denzel Washington in this feature.

Rocky (1976)

Rocky is deservedly at the top spot of our best sports movies of all-time list. Starring Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa, the movie follows a small-time club boxer who gets an opportunity to fight for a world heavyweight championship title. Five direct sequels and one spinoff were released since and cemented Rocky’s status as one of the greatest characters in movies.