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#Sports Film of the Week

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: BASEketball

South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone starred in a similarly outlandish movie spoof once.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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!

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Sports film of the week: Hoosiers

This David Anspaugh film is widely regarded as one of the best basketball movies ever.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Sports film of the week: Ballet 422

Of course it’s a sport!

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: He Got Game

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

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Class of '92

Perfect viewing for these cold evenings.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: 42

Sports Film of the Week: 42

An inspirational story of fighting against the system.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Klitschko

The documentary examines the unique upbringing and careers of Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Facing Ali

Ten opponents from Muhammad Ali’s career open up about fighting The Greatest.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 24 August, 2014

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

Take an hour to remember the genius of Chris Waddle.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Mudbloods

And you thought Quidditch only existed in Harry Potter…

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - 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.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Who is Zlatan?

Spoiler alert: He plays football quite well.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Short Game Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: The Short Game

Stick your feet up and let a bunch of seven-year-old kids make you wonder about your misspent youth.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Bicycle Dreams

Here’s another one for you to add to the “must-see” pile.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Next Goal Wins

They’re one of the worst teams in the world, but here’s how American Samoa aimed higher.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Other Final

In this World Cup year, dust off this documentary about the 2002 ‘final’ between the world’s worst footballing nations.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Sports Film Of the Week: Nine Innings From Ground Zero Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film Of the Week: Nine Innings From Ground Zero

Watch all of this week’s film here.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: CITY! A Club in Crisis Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: CITY! A Club in Crisis

Take a trip down memory lane with the classic football doc from the archives.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: 12 O'Clock Boys

Here’s one you should keep an eye out for.

# sports-film-of-the-week - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg

If you haven’t heard the story of ‘Hammerin’ Hank’, you’re in for a treat.

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