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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:29 am    Post subject: Favorite sports movies

Not the BEST sports movies... your favorite ones:

1. The Sandlot
2. Happy Gilmore
3. The Big Lebowski (bowling is a sport)
4. Tin Cup
5. Seabiscuit
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:47 am    Post subject:

i mean the best sports movies aren't really about sports. they use the framework to say something else. off the top of my head:

Raging Bull
He Got Game
Kingpin
The Big Lebowski
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 1:12 am    Post subject:

does

2 for the money
above the rim
jerry mcguire
the big lebowski
young blood
he got game
remember the titans
friday night lights

there is just so much to list LOL
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 1:15 am    Post subject:

I love Friday Night Lights and He Got Game
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 2:35 am    Post subject:

The Karate Kid

Kingpin

Major League (first one)
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 2:40 am    Post subject:

The Sandlot
Remember The Titans
Rocky 1, 2 and 6
Major League
Miracle
MIghty Ducks 1 and 2
Kingpin

As Lakers999 said, there's just too many to list!
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 6:51 am    Post subject:

Caddyshack!
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 7:05 am    Post subject: Re: Favorite sports movies

mike_dee23 wrote:
Not the BEST sports movies... your favorite ones:

1. The Sandlot
2. Happy Gilmore
3. The Big Lebowski (bowling is a sport)
4. Tin Cup
5. Seabiscuit


I'm with you on the Sandlot! Best baseball movie ever.... IMO

Also put me down for (in no specific order):

Tin Cup
Caddyshack
Hoop Dreams
Hooked: The Legend of Demetrius “Hook” Mitchell (documentary)
Remember the Titans
Major League
Bull Durham
The Color of Money

Guilty pleasure when I was in high school - American Flyers
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 7:10 am    Post subject:

I forgot Without Limits (about Prefontaine) and Cool Runnings.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 9:42 am    Post subject:

What no Blue Chips


I did like that movie and kept laughing at how Shaq/Penny appeared to get along in this film..

Makes me wish Shaq/Kobe did a movie together...
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:27 am    Post subject:

Space Jam?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:32 am    Post subject:

A league of their own


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:39 am    Post subject:

I can't believe no one has mentioned The Bad News Bears.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:56 am    Post subject:

If Global Thermal Nuclear War is a game, the I pick Wargames.

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:12 pm    Post subject:

Big Lebowski and He got game.

I have seen those moves at least 20 times.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:14 pm    Post subject:

Pajamahadeen wrote:
If Global Thermal Nuclear War is a game, the I pick Wargames.

Greetings Professor Falken. Would you like to play a game?


Chess is a sport
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:14 pm    Post subject:

Rudy gets my vote for the best fell-good sports movie.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:16 pm    Post subject:

White men can't jump
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:25 pm    Post subject:

Michlake wrote:
Rudy gets my vote for the best fell-good sports movie.


F--- Rudy and his stupid gold helmet. Idiot. Go SC
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:30 pm    Post subject:

mike_dee23 wrote:
Michlake wrote:
Rudy gets my vote for the best fell-good sports movie.


F--- Rudy and his stupid gold helmet. Idiot. Go SC

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 12:43 pm    Post subject:

The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh

Looks who was in it:

Dr. J
The Cap
Chick Hearn
Marv Albert
Jerry Tarkanian
Christopher J. Ford
Spencer Haywood
Bob Lanier
Cedric Cornbread Maxwell
Norman Nixon
Mychal Thompson
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:05 pm    Post subject:

Remember the Titans

it's *always* on TBS and whenever I see it's on, I stop to watch it.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:21 pm    Post subject: Re: Favorite sports movies

He Got Game, and:

TACH wrote:
Remember the Titans
Major League
Bull Durham
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:22 pm    Post subject:

Sandlot
Raging Bull
Slap shot
Happy Gilmore (i normally don't consider golf a "sport")
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 3:31 pm    Post subject:

Seriously? Only one vote for Karate Kid? Sheesh! Tough crowd.
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