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#Reel stories

# reel-stories - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can

This BBC Panorama doc has sparked fresh controversy around the methods of high-profile athletics coach Alberto Salazar.

# reel-stories - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Sole Man Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Sole Man

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

# reel-stories - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: We Could Be King Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: We Could Be King

We’ve got a newly-minted award winner for you this week. Get the popcorn!

# reel-stories - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: Playing For The Mob Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film Of The Week: Playing For The Mob

Goodfellas meets Hoosiers.

# reel-stories - Monday 27 April, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Late Rounders

The late rounds of the NFL Draft are a long way from the glamour of round one.

# reel-stories - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Legendary Nights – The Tale of Hagler v Hearns Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Legendary Nights – The Tale of Hagler v Hearns

Got half an hour to spare? You’ll enjoy this.

# reel-stories - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Sports film of the week: Hooked on Rugby

As George Hook exits pursued by a bear, we look at his ‘landmark’ documentary.

# reel-stories - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Sports film of the week: Millionaire Gaming Prodigies

Our sports film of the week is a documentary following the explosion of eSports in South Korea

# reel-stories - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

# reel-stories - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie

This recently released film charts the rise of the late, great Severiano Ballesteros.

# reel-stories - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: Red Army

Arguably the best team on ice, they had as much influence away from the rink behind the Iron Curtain.

# reel-stories - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: The Toughest Race On Earth

Because some people think it’s a good idea to run across the Sahara.

# reel-stories - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: Let Them Wear Towels Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film Of The Week: Let Them Wear Towels

The story of female American sportswriters and their battle for access.

# reel-stories - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: He Got Game

Denzel Washington? Yes. Ray Allen? Yes. A character called Jesus Shuttlesworth? Definitely.

# reel-stories - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas

And no, Space Jam isn’t one of them.

# reel-stories - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Damned United

You’ll be damned if you do and damned if you don’t.

# reel-stories - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Class of ’92

Perfect viewing for these cold evenings.

# reel-stories - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Batmen – The Story of Irish Cricket

This documentary tells the tale of a loved but also a misunderstood sport in Ireland.

# reel-stories - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: 30 for 30 – Once Brothers

A must watch – 30 for 30 Once Brothers has everything from friendship to war and to tragedy.

# reel-stories - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Touch The Wall

Before winning four gold medals at the London Olympics at the age of 17, Missy Franklin struck up a sisterly bond with Kara Lynn Joyce

Documentary on the Irish woman who changed the face of boxing airs tonight

Girl On The Undercard tells the remarkable story of Deirdre Gogarty.

# reel-stories - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: 42

Sports Film of the Week: 42

An inspirational story of fighting against the system.

# reel-stories - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Marvellous

This true story about an unlikely star is truly heart-warming.

# reel-stories - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: In My Book You Should Be Ahead

A fascinating insight into one of Ireland’s oldest clubs and a glimpse of Dublin in the 1970s.

# reel-stories - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Desert Runners Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Desert Runners

Make an hour or two in your life for this – you won’t regret it.

# reel-stories - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Out of the Ashes Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Out of the Ashes

Even if cricket’s not usually your cup of tea, we reckon you’ll enjoy this.

# reel-stories - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Battered Bastards of Baseball Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: The Battered Bastards of Baseball

Grab the popcorn and the Netflix login and put your feet up for an hour or two.

# reel-stories - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Goodfella Henry Hill first up in the new batch of 30 for 30 documentaries

Fittingly, Ray Liotta will narrate that one.

# reel-stories - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Sports Film Of The Week: The Rivalry

After a weekend when college football came to town, take a look at one of its biggest rivalries.

# reel-stories - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Sports Film Of The Week: Chris Waddle – The French Way

Take an hour to remember the genius of Chris Waddle.

# reel-stories - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Sports Film Of The Week: Barry McGuigan – Sports Life Stories

This week’s film takes a look at the Clones Cyclone

# reel-stories - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Sports Film Of The Week: The Marinovich Project

One dad’s misguided quest to turn his son into an NFL star QB.

# reel-stories - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Mudbloods

And you thought Quidditch only existed in Harry Potter…

# reel-stories - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Sports Film Of The Week: Unforgivable Blackness – The Rise And Fall Of Jack Johnson

The world’s first black heavyweight champ has a story to tell.

# reel-stories - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Scotland in December

The sorry story of French golfer Jean Van de Velde after the 1999 Open Championship.

# reel-stories - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The mystery of the Rimet trophy

This is another of the recent ESPN 30 for 30 Soccer Stories.

# reel-stories - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Opposition

A recent edition in ESPN’s ’30 for 30′, it tells an incredible story of the 1973 Chilean team and a World Cup qualifier against no opposition.

# reel-stories - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Hero

Narrated by Michael Caine, our latest pick tells the story of the 1986 World Cup.

# reel-stories - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Ceasefire Massacre

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the Loughinisland tragedy.

# reel-stories - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Who is Zlatan?

Spoiler alert: He plays football quite well.

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