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.
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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  1. 1
    Up 137
    Down 51

    the people's #1
    Hoosiers

    1986 More
    100
  2. 18
    Up 38
    Down 38
    1998 More
    47
    added by: Logan2011
  3. 19
    Up 20
    Down 24
    1979 More
    46
    added by: pigonthewing
  4. 9
    Up 83
    Down 46
    2000 More
    66
  5. 11
    Up 54
    Down 35
    2000 More
    61
  6. 8
    Up 95
    Down 43
    2006 More
    70
  7. 10
    Up 78
    Down 40
    1994 More
    65
    added by: wiabux
  8. 7
    Up 113
    Down 57
    1996 More
    74
  9. 17
    Up 63
    Down 53

    ranked low on reranks
    Like Mike

    2002 More
    48
  10. 12
    Up 54
    Down 50
    2008 More
    60
  11. 25
    Up 2
    Down 4

    new! More Than a Game

    2009 More
    21
    added by: 2humble_
  12. 22
    Up 38
    Down 41
    1997 More
    42
  13. 16
    Up 37
    Down 52
    1985 More
    49
  14. 2
    Up 149
    Down 48
    1992 More
    98
  15. 24
    Up 26
    Down 39
    2010 More
    29
  16. 13
    Up 40
    Down 35
    1995 More
    58
  17. 3
    Up 134
    Down 50
    1998 More
    90
  18. 23
    Up 25
    Down 40
    1996 More
    40
  19. 5
    Up 56
    Down 16
    1994 More
    78
    added by: wiabux
  20. 20
    Up 31
    Down 43
    1996 More
    46
  21. 4
    Up 137
    Down 46
    2005 More
    88
  22. 21
    Up 15
    Down 19
    2009 More
    44
    added by: BrandyBrandiceMaeJohnson
  23. 15
    Up 41
    Down 45
    1996 More
    50
  24. 6
    Up 79
    Down 39
    1994 More
    78
  25. 14
    Up 34
    Down 36
    51
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