College sports and cinema, the movies you cannot miss

Monday, January 29, 2018

Sports have always inspired Hollywood and the world of film making. There are hundreds of movies about sports and athletes and, believe or not, also about student-athletes and college sports. Many of these movies are also based on true events. We thought this could be a fun way of learing more about the American college system and what it means to become a student-athlete in the USA.


High School movies

  • Remember the Titans
  • Coach Carter 
  • Friday Night Lights
  • Hoosiers

College movies

  • Miracle 
  • Rudy
  • The Blind Side (Oscar to best actress, Sandra Bullock)
  • Million Dollar Arm 
  • The Cutting Edge
  • Glory Road
  • Annapolis 
  • The Express
  • My All-American
  • Invincible: Inspired by the True Story of Vince Papale