The Best Sports Movies About Coaches Films
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The Best Sports Movies About Coaches

List Criteria: Movies must focus on the coaches of sports teams.

Dealing with the pressures of being a coach and thorw in a little bit of off the filed drama and you've got awesome movie plot: this coach movies list proves that. We're familiar with Space Jam and Rudy but nothing rings emotionally as deep as a the connection with a struggling coach looking to make bring out the best in people. Inspirational coaching movies and actors like Gene Hackman in Hoosiers and Football coach Al Pacino in Any Given Sunday make us feel like we are right there in the action.

We're looking to you sports jocks and movie buffs to build us an awesome list of great movies that feature the coach as the main character and let the world know which one rank the highest. So what are the best coach movies and the best coaching films? Add to this list to be entered to win Win Win on DVD

What are the best coaching movies? Take a look at this list and decide for yourself.
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    the people's #1
    Hoosiers

    1986 More
    100
  2. 2
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    most listed
    Bad News Bears

    1976 More
    94
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    2000 More
    92
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    2004 More
    86
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    1999 More
    81
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    1992 More
    80
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    1993 More
    78
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    2000 More
    77
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    2005 More
    74
  10. 10
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    1993 More
    70
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    2004 More
    70
  12. 12
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    1992 More
    65
    added by: carlybobarly
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    2003 More
    63
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    2011 More
    63
  15. 15
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    1994 More
    57
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    1994 More
    55
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Wildcats

    1986 More
    55
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    2002 More
    53
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    1995 More
    51
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    2006 More
    49
    added by: wiabux
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    1994 More
    46
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    1994 More
    46
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    The Program

    1993 More
    45
  24. 24
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    2006 More
    45
    added by: wiabux
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Prefontaine

    1997 More
    45
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    45
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    2001 More
    42
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    ranked low on reranks
    Slap Shot

    1977 More
    39
    added by: wiabux
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Eddie

    1996 More
    37
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    1996 More
    37
    added by: wiabux
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    1986 More
    35
    added by: wiabux
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    1983 More
    34
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    2006 More
    31
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    1981 More
    29
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    2005 More
    29
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    2007 More
    27
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