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
    Gene Hackman, Bobby Plump, Barbara Hershey

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    Hayden Panettiere, Kate Bosworth, Nicole Ari Parker

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    Jackie Earle Haley, Tatum O'Neal, Walter Matthau

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    Patricia Clarkson, Jim McKay, Sean McCann

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    James Woods, Warren Moon, Ann-Margret

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    Lane Smith, Emilio Estevez, Garette Ratliff Henson

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    Malik Yoba, Al Trautwig, Peter Outerbridge

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    Jon Favreau filmography, Jack Warden, Gene Hackman

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    Bob Costas, Ashanti, Debbi Morgan

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    Billy Bob Thornton, Tim McGraw, Amber Heard

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    Jon Lovitz, Garry Marshall, David Strathairn

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    Jon Favreau filmography, Vince Vaughn, Charles S. Dutton

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    Cuba Gooding Jr., Ed Harris, Alfre Woodard

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    Jeffrey Tambor, Bobby Cannavale, Margo Martindale

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    Shaquille O'Neal, Jim Caviezel, Mary McDonnell

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    Rick Moranis, Alexa Vega, Ed O'Neill

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    LL Cool J, Wesley Snipes, M. Emmet Walsh

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    Jim Morris, Randall Wallace, Dennis Quaid

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    Olivia d'Abo, Josh Hamilton, Elliott Gould

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    Halle Berry, J. C. Quinn, Andrew Bryniarski

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    Brian Geraghty, Ian McShane, David Strathairn

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    Kenan Thompson, Constance McCashin, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

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    Jeff Garlin, Timothy Busfield, Billy L. Sullivan

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    Billy Bob Thornton, Marcia Gay Harden, Greg Kinnear

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    Jared Leto, Ed O'Neill, Lindsay Crouse

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    Diane Lane, Graham Beckel, Keanu Reeves

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    Pat Riley, Josh Lucas, Trent Smith

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    Lea Thompson, Craig T. Nelson, Tom Cruise

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    John Turturro, Iggy Pop, Forest Whitaker

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    Vlade Divac, Dennis Rodman, Frank Langella

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    Lindsay Crouse, M. Emmet Walsh, Swoosie Kurtz

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    Paul Schneider, Lin Shaye, Bill Murray

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    Alia Shawkat, Martin Lawrence, Megan Mullally

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    Kellan Lutz, Polly Holliday, Nastia Liukin

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    Bernie Mac, Terrence Howard, Trevor Morgan

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    Kevin Costner, William Devane, Roxana Zal

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    Jaa Kongwiang, Jetsada Taesombat, Fame Jamkrajang

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    Shah Rukh Khan, Shilpa Shukla, Mohit Chauhan

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