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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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Hoosiers

    1986 More
    100
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    1998 More
    40
    added by: Logan2011
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    1979 More
    45
    added by: pigonthewing
  4. 9
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    2000 More
    64
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    2000 More
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    2006 More
    69
  7. 10
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    1994 More
    63
    added by: wiabux
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    1996 More
    75
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    2002 More
    46
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    2008 More
    54
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    1997 More
    41
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    1985 More
    49
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    1992 More
    94
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    2010 More
    27
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    1995 More
    52
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    1998 More
    84
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    1996 More
    39
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    1994 More
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    added by: wiabux
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    1996 More
    45
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    2005 More
    84
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    2009 More
    43
    added by: BrandyBrandiceMaeJohnson
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    1996 More
    50
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    1994 More
    79
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