Results for genre 'Sport'
From a humble background and with traditional values, Irish Chris Wilton is still struggling financially despite being a recently retired high ranked tennis pro. He has taken a job as a tennis instructor at an upscale London tennis club, although he knows there is a better life for him somewhere...
Country: UK, Russia, Ireland, Luxembourg, USA | Year: 2005 | Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Krimi, Romantik, Sport, British, Arthouse, 2005
Pomeranian (NE German) boxer Max Schmelling, a fair, courageous gentleman, becomes world champion and a national hero in the early 1930s, winning the hand of singer Anny Ondra. Just for loosing against younger, fitter colored American Joe Louis, the Nazi regime lifts Max's privileges and sends him...
Country: Germany, Croatia | Year: 2010 | Runtime: 123 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Sport, Biografie, 2010
Disgraced ex-England captain (Danny 'Mean Machine' Meehan) is thrown in jail for assaulting two police officers. Whilst in jail, he doesn't recieve any favours because of his celebrity status in the outside world. He is out numbered and many prisoners constantly barrage him with insults for letting...
Country: USA | Year: 2001 | Runtime: 99 min.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport, 2001
Gordon Bombay, a hotshot lawyer, is haunted by memories of his childhood, when, as the star player in his champion hockey team, he lost the winning goal in a shootout, thereby losing the game, and the approval of his coach. After being charged for drunk driving, the court orders him to coach a...
Country: USA | Year: 1992 | Runtime: 100 min.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport, 1992
Gordon Bombay is forced to withdraw from the minor hockey league with a knee injury. Much to his surprise, he is given the job of coach of Team USA Hockey for the Junior Goodwill Games in California. With most of the Ducks and a few new players in tow, he sets forth for LA. All appears to be going...
Country: USA | Year: 1994 | Runtime: 106 min.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport, 1994
Told through the stories of five former prisoners, this is the story of political activists sent to the notorious Robben Island prison in the 1960s by the apartheid regime, who rise above their incarceration by creating a football league and finding an outlet for their passion and commitment to...
Country: South Africa | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Drama, Sport, 2007
Stan Ross was a baseball superstar who turned his back on the game years ago when he finally hit 3,000 hits. Years later, he's now a successful, self-made entrepreneur whose many businesses revolve around his title: Mr. 3000. But a clerical error has proven that Stan is just short three hits of his...
Country: USA | Year: 2004 | Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romantik, Sport, 2004
Quad rugby as played by the US team, between 2002 games in Sweden and the 2004 Paralympics in Athens. Young men, most with spinal injuries, play this rough and tumble sport in special chairs, seated gladiators. We get to know several and their families. They talk frankly about their injuries,...
Country: USA | Year: 2005 | Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Sport, Dokumentation, 2005
In 1942, Friedrich Weimer's boxing skills get him an appointment to a National Political Academy (NaPolA) - high schools that produce Nazi elite. Over his father's objections, Friedrich enrolls, seeing this as his ticket out of factory life to university and a good salary. During his year in seventh...
Country: Germany | Year: 2004 | Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Sport, 2004
Nacho (Black) is a monastery cook, who spends his day feeding orphans and being overlooked by the monastery. When Sister Encarnación (Reguera) arrive at the monastery, Nacho realises that the only way to win her affection and to save the children, will be by competing as a Luchador wrestler.
Country: Germany, USA | Year: 2006 | Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport, 2006
Als Ludwig (Jacob Matschenz) ins Leben des 17-jährigen Johann (Timo Mewes) tritt, ist nichts mehr so wie früher. Die gleichaltrigen Gymnasiasten eint vor allem ihre Leidenschaft fürs Sportrudern, und auf ihrem schnittigen “Zweier ohne Steuermann” erkämpfen sie sich im Gleichtakt Sieg um...
Country: Deutschland | Year: 2008 | Runtime: 90 min.
Genre: Drama, Romantik, Sport, 2008
Based on a true story, North Face is a suspenseful adventure film about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps. Set in 1936, as Nazi propaganda urges the nation's Alpinists to conquer the unclimbed north face of the Swiss massif - the Eiger - two reluctant German climbers...
Country: Germany, Austria, Switzerland | Year: 2008 | Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Drama, Sport, Adventure, 2008
Parkour is Marc Rensing's debut drama about a young man and his group of friends in an unnamed industrial town in Germany. The film is a captivating story of friendship, love, and jealousy and deals with Parkour, the physical discipline of training in which the traceur has to overcome obstacles...
Country: Germany | Year: 2009 | Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Drama, Sport, 2009
Pretty tomboy Kim Matthews, 19, used to be a champion skateboarder - but now she's stuck in a dead end job trying to support her Dad. Opportunity comes knocking in the form of a catering job in the one of the most exclusive chalets in the Alps. At first, Kim's baffled by this bizarre new world of...
Country: N/A | Year: 2011 | Runtime: 96 min.
Genre: Comedy, Romantik, Sport, 2011
In a post apocalyptic world, two men must decide where to leave their friend to die. The situation at hand raises the tension between the two friends and one of them must conjure up all of his strength to make sure he puts his dying friend out of misery.
Country: USA | Year: 2014 | Runtime: 6 min
Genre: Drama, Krieg, Sport, Biografie, 2014
In the near future when people become uninterested in boxing and similar sports, a new sport is created - Robot boxing wherein robots battle each other while being controlled by someone. Charlie Kenton, a former boxer who's trying to make it in the new sport, not only doesn't do well, he is very...
Country: USA | Year: 2011 | Runtime: 127 min.
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport, 2011
Billy Flynn, a former boxing champion, is now horse trainer in Hialeah. He makes just enough money to raise his little boy T.J., over whom he got custody after his wife Annie left him seven years ago. T.J. worships The Champ who is now working on his come-back in order to give his boy a better...
Country: USA | Year: 2007 | Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Drama, Sport, 2007
A semiserious, often rollicking, multigenerational insider's look at the origins of surfing, the colorful and subversive birth of surf culture, and the mythology and lure of the big wave. This passionate and fluid film is without question the first authentic history of surfing from its humble...
Country: USA, France | Year: 2004 | Runtime: 105 min
Genre: Sport, 2004
NASCAR stock car racing sensation Ricky Bobby is a national hero because of his "win at all costs" approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo -- "Shake" and "Bake" by their fans for their ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2...
Country: USA | Year: 2006 | Runtime: 108 min.
Genre: Comedy, Sport, 2006