The Top 10 Films About Sports

By April 28, 2015Top 10 Lists

Often, cinema and sports are antithetical: cinema is usually unable to recreate the natural drama and sheer “what happens next” suspense of sports; while many sports lack the artistry, beauty and grandeur of the greatest cinema. But occasionally, as in these 10 great films, cinema and sports combine to create something greater than either one, movies that capture the elemental, even epic nature of sports and preserve it forever.