Tag: american-football

The Express (2008) 7.3

The Express (2008)

This biopic focuses on the relationship of Ernie Davis (1939-1963), a gifted African-American athlete, and his coach from 1958 to 1962 at Syracuse University, Ben Schwartzwalder (1909-1993). Schwartzwalder recruits Davis...

Remember the Titans (2000) 7.8

Remember the Titans (2000)

Suburban Virginia schools have been segregated for generations. One Black and one White high school are closed and the students sent to T.C. Williams High School under federal mandate to integrate. The year is seen throu...

The Spirit of Notre Dame (1931) 5.2

The Spirit of Notre Dame (1931)

Story of two friends who play football, one of whom is a self-centered quarterback who thinks he's the only man on the team.::[email protected]

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel-2009 4.5

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel-2009

After a concert mishap lands Dave in the hospital, Alvin, Simon, and Theodore end up in the care of Dave's twenty-something cousin Toby. The Chipmunks put aside their stardom to return to school to win an annual "Battle ...

Lone Star Holy War-2014 7.4

Lone Star Holy War-2014

Lone Star Holy War is a sports documentary highlighting pivotal moments of the century old rivalry between Texas and Texas A&M. The last time both teams met was on November 24, 2011. This ended the 118 year old rivalry a...

23 Blast-2014 6.5

23 Blast-2014

In the prime of his youth, up and coming football star Travis Freeman lost his sight due to a sinus infection caused by a rare disease. Overnight, he became irreversibly blind and had to cope with all the new trials and ...

Semi-Tough-1977 5.9

Semi-Tough-1977

A comedy about two football players and their mutual girlfriend. Includes many spoofs and parodies about various self-help groups and personal self-improvement seminars that were wildly popular during the 1970's....

Brian Banks-2018 6.4

Brian Banks-2018

The inspirational true story of Brian Banks (Aldis Hodge), an All-American high school football star committed to USC who finds his life upended when he is wrongly convicted of a crime he didn't commit. Despite lack of e...

Buzz-2019 4.6

Buzz-2019

Pulitzer prize-winning reporter and author, Buzz Bissinger, experiences a sexual awakening while collaborating with Caitlyn Jenner on her tell-all memoir....

The Longest Yard-1974 7.1

The Longest Yard-1974

A football player-turned-convict organizes a team of inmates to play against a team of prison guards. His dilemma is that the warden asks him to throw the game in return for an early release, but he is also concerned abo...

Run the Race-2018 5.9

Run the Race-2018

Against the backdrop of high school football and track, two brothers in a small Southern town face escalating problems with two different world views, straining - but ultimately strengthening - the bonds of brotherhood.:...

Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland-2016 5.8

Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland-2016

When the Dean of Blue Mountain State threatens to sell the Goat House, Alex throws Thad the party of his dreams in an effort to get him to buy it....

The Longshots-2008 5.3

The Longshots-2008

The true story of Jasmine Plummer who, at the age of eleven, became the first female to play in Pop Warner football tournament in its 56-year history.::Anonymous...

Resurrecting the Champ-2007 6.7

Resurrecting the Champ-2007

A young journalist comes to the aid of a homeless man who claims he is a former heavy weight title contender. Seeing a chance to redeem his struggling career, the writer's story of the champ's life raises questions about...

Teen Witch-1989 6.1

Teen Witch-1989

Louise is not very popular at her high school. Then she learns that she's descended from the witches of Salem and has inherited their powers. At first she uses them to get back at the girls and teachers who teased her an...

The Room-2003 3.7

The Room-2003

In San Francisco, we follow Johnny, a man who has a girlfriend, Lisa, and also his best friend, Mark. Lisa has been cheating on Johnny with Mark and Johnny doesn't know! Will Johnny ever find out? Will Mark still be John...

North Dallas Forty-1979 7

North Dallas Forty-1979

A semi-fictional account of life as a professional (American-style) football player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s....

The Blind Side-2009 7.6

The Blind Side-2009

Based on the true story of Leigh Anne Tuohy and Sean Tuohy who take in a homeless teenage African-American, Michael Oher. Michael has no idea who his father is and his mother is a drug addict. Michael has had little form...

Greater-2016 7.2

Greater-2016

Brandon Burlsworth is perhaps the greatest walk-on in the history of college football. Brandon had always dreamed of playing for the Arkansas Razorbacks, but was considered too short and too fat to play Division I. Undet...

The Fortune Cookie-1966 7.3

The Fortune Cookie-1966

A cameraman is knocked over during a football game. His brother in law as the king of the ambulance chasing lawyers starts a suit while he's still knocked out. The cameraman is against it until he hears that his ex-wife ...

The Game Plan-2007 6.1

The Game Plan-2007

Joe Kingman is a huge football star. He's got women, money, and a good career. Everything is perfect for him. Then one day an 8 year old girl shows up at his door telling him that she's his daughter from a past relations...

Paterno-2018 6.5

Paterno-2018

The film centers on Joe Paterno, who after becoming the most successful coach in college football history, is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face ...

My All-American-2015 7.2

My All-American-2015

What Freddie Steinmark (Finn Wittrock) wants most in the world is to play football. Although he is deemed too small by the usual athletic standards, his father trains him hard. Freddie brings a fight to the game that ult...

Undefeated-2011 7.7

Undefeated-2011

A documentary that follows the Manassas Tigers football team, a severely underfunded and underprivileged football team -- who were even hired out as a practice team for more successful schools -- as they reverse their fo...

Flash Gordon-1980 6.5

Flash Gordon-1980

Flash Gordon is an American football hero who is skyjacked aboard Dr. Hans Zarkov's rocketship along with his beautiful girlfriend Dale Arden. The threesome are drawn into the influence of the planet Mongo, ruled by Empe...

Heaven Can Wait-1978 6.9

Heaven Can Wait-1978

Joe Pendleton is a football quarterback preparing to lead his team to the Superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he was not ready to die, and th...