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List of All Football Movies

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Well here is a complete list of football movies. Below is a list of all football movies including high school football movies, pro-football films, college football movies and American football movie titles. Feel free to sort the football films list by title, director, or actor. Are you a big football fan and love watching football movies? Well, then this is the list for you.

Some of the best football movie titles of all time are on this list. Movies like Rudy, The Longest Yard and Brian's Song are considered some of the most popular football movies. This list will provide a guide for you of every football film ever made.

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  • Air Bud: Golden Receiver

    Warren Moon, Kevin Zegers
    Air Bud: Golden Receiver is the 1998 sequel to Air Bud. The film was shot in Vancouver,...  more
  • All the Right Moves

    Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson
    All the Right Moves is a 1983 drama film directed by Michael Chapman and starring Tom Cruise,...  more

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  • Angels in the Endzone

    Christopher Lloyd, Matthew Lawrence
    Angels in the Endzone is a 1997 American film directed by Gary Nadeau and starring Christopher...  more
  • Any Given Sunday

    Cameron Diaz, Al Pacino
    Any Given Sunday is a 1999 American drama film directed by Oliver Stone depicting a fictional...  more

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  • Brian's Song

    Dick Butkus, James Caan
    Brian's Song is a 1971 ABC Movie of the Week that recounts the details of the life of Brian...  more

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  • Everybody's All-American

    Jessica Lange, John Goodman
    Everybody's All-American is a 1988 motion picture directed by Taylor Hackford and based on the...  more
  • Facing the Giants

    Mark Richt, Alex Kendrick
    Facing the Giants is a 2006 American Christian drama film directed by and starring Alex...  more

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  • Friday Night Lights

    Amber Heard, Connie Britton
    Friday Night Lights is a 2004 sports drama film, directed by Peter Berg, which documents the...  more

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  • Full Ride

    Meredith Monroe, Riley Smith
  • The Fanatics

    Ed Asner, Austin Pendleton
    The Fanatics (aka Fumbleheads) is a 1999 American comedy film directed by Marc Lasky. The city...  more
  • Gridiron Gang

    Dwayne Johnson, Xzibit
    Gridiron Gang is a 2006 American sports drama film directed by Phil Joanou, and starring...  more

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  • Gus

    Johnny Unitas, Dick Butkus
    Gus is a 1976 American film by Walt Disney Productions. Its center character is Gus, a...  more
  • Heaven Can Wait

    Deacon Jones, Warren Beatty
    Heaven Can Wait is a 1978 American comedy film co-directed by Warren Beatty and Buck Henry. It...  more

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  • Hometown Legend

    Lacey Chabert, Terry O'Quinn
    Hometown Legend is a film directed by James Anderson released on January 25,2002....  more
  • Horse Feathers

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx
    Horse Feathers is a Marx Brothers film comedy. It stars the four Marx Brothers and Thelma...  more

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  • Invincible

    Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg
    Invincible is a 2006 sports film directed by Ericson Core set in 1976. It is based on the true...  more

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  • Jerry Maguire

    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu
    Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced and...  more

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  • Johnny Be Good

    Robert Downey Jr., Uma Thurman
    Johnny Be Good is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Bud Smith, starring Anthony Michael...  more

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    #33 of 57 The Best Sports Romance Movies#35 of 65 The Best High School Sports Movies

  • Knute Rockne, All American

    Ronald Reagan, Brian Keith
    Knute Rockne, All American is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of Knute Rockne,...  more
  • Leatherheads

    George Clooney, Renée Zellweger
    Leatherheads is a 2008 American sports comedy film from Universal Pictures directed by and...  more
  • Little Giants

    Alexa Vega, Rick Moranis
    Little Giants is a 1994 family sports comedy film, starring Rick Moranis and Ed O'Neill as...  more

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  • Lucas

    Charlie Sheen, Winona Ryder
    Lucas is a 1986 American teen tragicomedy film directed by David Seltzer and starring Corey...  more

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  • Necessary Roughness

    Jerry Rice, Dick Butkus
    Necessary Roughness is a 1991 sports comedy film directed by Stan Dragoti in his final film....  more

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  • North Dallas Forty

    Nick Nolte, Charles Durning
    North Dallas Forty is a 1979 film drama starring Nick Nolte, Mac Davis, and G. D. Spradlin set...  more
  • Paper Lion, published in 1966, is a non-fiction book by American author George Plimpton. In...  more