The Best Basketball Movies Films
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The Best Basketball Movies

List Criteria: Films about or featuring a basketball player or team

A list of the best basketball movies. There are the top, best movies about basketball. A portion of them are based on true stories. Basketball is one of the few sports to have been invented in North America, it is also easily the most popular. Today, basketball is played by high school, college, and professional teams world wide.

What are the best basketball movies? Basketball films have been popular for decades, but they really took off in the 90's. The ones on this list, are the most popular, the greatest, and the best. This list includes basketball comedies, dramas and basketball movies based on true stories.
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  1. 1
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    the people's #1
    Hoosiers

    1986 More
    100
  2. 2
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    Down 49
    1992 More
    98
  3. 3
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    Down 50
    1998 More
    91
  4. 4
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    2005 More
    89
  5. 5
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    Down 16
    1994 More
    78
    added by: wiabux
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    1994 More
    77
  7. 7
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    Down 57
    1996 More
    74
  8. 8
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    2006 More
    70
  9. 9
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    2000 More
    65
  10. 10
    Up 79
    Down 40
    1994 More
    65
    added by: wiabux
  11. 11
    Up 55
    Down 35
    2000 More
    61
  12. 12
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    Down 50
    2008 More
    60
  13. 13
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    Down 35
    1995 More
    58
  14. 14
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    51
  15. 15
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    1996 More
    50
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    ranked low on reranks
    Like Mike

    2002 More
    48
  17. 17
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    1985 More
    48
  18. 18
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    1998 More
    47
    added by: Logan2011
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    1979 More
    45
    added by: pigonthewing
  20. 20
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    1996 More
    45
  21. 21
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    2009 More
    45
    added by: BrandyBrandiceMaeJohnson
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    1997 More
    42
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    1996 More
    40
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    2010 More
    28
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    new! More Than a Game

    2009 More
    21
    added by: 2humble_
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