Category Archives: Sport

Hard Knocks: Training Camp with the Detroit Lions (HBO) Rated NR

This series chronicles the second year of the Head Coach of the Detroit Lions as he leads the team from training camp through the preseason. Starring Liev Schreiber, Kelvin Sheppard, and Aidan Hutchinson. This series follows the coaching staff of … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad, The Hungry (2019) Rated NR

Two competitors tell their story of their years-long rivalry at competitive eating. Starring Joey Chestnut, Takeru Kobayashi, and George Shea. Kobayashi brought competitive eating to the U.S., and this film brings his story and that of his competitor Chestnut as … Continue reading

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Game Theory with Bomani Jones (HBO) Rated NR

 Bomani Jones is a usual journalist who breaks down stories involving the world of sports. Starring Bomani Jones and Roy Shuler. Bomani tries to make this show like a late-night talk show about sports, mainly the NFL. However, the show … Continue reading

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The Waterboy (1998) Rated PG-13

A waterboy for a college team discovers he has an ability to tackle and becomes a member of the team. Starring Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, and Henry Winkler. Adam Sandler is either a hit or miss for me as a … Continue reading

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Heels (Starz) Rated TV-MA

Two brothers are rivals, both in the ring and out, as they vie for national attention. Starring Stephen Amell, Alexander Ludwig, and Alison Luff.  This is a brilliantly written show. At first, I thought it was only about wrestling, but … Continue reading

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Whip It (2009) Rated PG-13

In small town in Texas, a misfit discovers a roller derby league in the city. Starring Sarah Habel, Shannon Eagen, and Edward Austin Kelly. To me, there was nothing special about this film. It’s the typical story of the outcast … Continue reading

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When the Game Stands Tall (2014) Rated PG

A high school coach takes a team from obscurity to a winning streak that smashes all the records for high school football. Starring Jim Caviezel, Michael Chiklis, and Alexander Ludwig. This is a good movie that follows a team as … Continue reading

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100%: Julian Edelman (2019) Rated TV-MA

The film takes an inside look at Julian Edelman from injury to MVP of Super Bowl LI. Starring Tom Brady, Frank Edelman, and Julian Edelman. I thought this might be an interesting documentary on the life of a football quarterback … Continue reading

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The Dominican Dream (2019) Rated NR

In the 1990s, a young immigrant, Felipe Lopez, was featured in Sports Illustrated and became the poster child of the American dream. Starring Johnny Solo. If you are a fan of basketball, this documentary on Lopez will interest you. I … Continue reading

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Seau (2018) Rated TV-G

A documentary chronicles the rise and fall of NFL linebacker, Junior Seau and the discovery that he had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Starring Sydney Seau, Bette Hoffman, Gina Seau, Megan Noderer, Drew Brees, Rodney Harrison, Orlando Ruff, Aaron Taylor, Hank … Continue reading

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