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List of All Football Movies

Updated October 2, 2019 157.8k views53 items

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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Air Bud: Golden Receiver

    Warren Moon, Kevin Zegers

    Released1998

    Directed byRichard Martin

    Air Bud: Golden Receiver is the 1998 sequel to Air Bud. The film was shot in Vancouver,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • All the Right Moves is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of All Football Movies

    All the Right Moves

    Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson

    Released1983

    Directed byMichael Chapman

    All the Right Moves is a 1983 drama film directed by Michael Chapman and starring Tom Cruise,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Angels in the Endzone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Angels in the Endzone

    Christopher Lloyd, Matthew Lawrence

    Released1997

    Directed byGary Nadeau

    Angels in the Endzone is a 1997 American film directed by Gary Nadeau and starring Christopher... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Any Given Sunday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Any Given Sunday

    Cameron Diaz, Al Pacino

    Released1999

    Directed byOliver Stone

    Any Given Sunday is a 1999 American drama film directed by Oliver Stone depicting a fictional... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Brian's Song is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Brian's Song

    Dick Butkus, James Caan

    Released1971

    Directed byBuzz Kulik

    Brian's Song is a 1971 ABC Movie of the Week that recounts the details of the life of Brian... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Everybody's All-American is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Everybody's All-American

    Jessica Lange, John Goodman

    Released1988

    Directed byTaylor Hackford

    Everybody's All-American is a 1988 motion picture directed by Taylor Hackford and based on the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Facing the Giants is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Facing the Giants

    Mark Richt, Alex Kendrick

    Released2006

    Directed byAlex Kendrick

    Facing the Giants is a 2006 American Christian drama film directed by and starring Alex... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Friday Night Lights is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Friday Night Lights

    Amber Heard, Connie Britton

    Released2004

    Directed byPeter Berg

    Friday Night Lights is a 2004 sports drama film, directed by Peter Berg, which documents the... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Full Ride is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Full Ride

    Meredith Monroe, Riley Smith

    Released2002

    Directed byMark Hoeger

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  • The Fanatics is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Football Movies

    The Fanatics

    Ed Asner, Austin Pendleton

    Released1997

    Directed byMarc Lasky

    The Fanatics is a comedy movie, released in 1999.amazon buy button
  • Gridiron Gang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Gridiron Gang

    Dwayne Johnson, Xzibit

    Released2006

    Directed byPhil Joanou

    Gridiron Gang is a 2006 American sports drama film directed by Phil Joanou, and starring... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Gus is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Gus

    Johnny Unitas, Dick Butkus

    Released1976

    Directed byVincent McEveety

    Gus is a 1976 American film by Walt Disney Productions. Its center character is Gus, a... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Heaven Can Wait is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Heaven Can Wait

    Deacon Jones, Warren Beatty

    Released1978

    Directed byBuck Henry, Warren Beatty

    Heaven Can Wait is a 1978 American comedy film co-directed by Warren Beatty and Buck Henry. It... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Hometown Legend is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Hometown Legend

    Lacey Chabert, Terry O'Quinn

    Released2002

    Directed byJames Anderson

    Hometown Legend is a film directed by James Anderson released on January 25,2002.amazon buy button
  • Horse Feathers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Horse Feathers

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx

    Released1932

    Directed byNorman Z. McLeod

    Horse Feathers is a Marx Brothers film comedy. It stars the four Marx Brothers and Thelma... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Invincible is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Invincible

    Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg

    Released2006

    Directed byEricson Core

    Invincible is a 2006 sports film directed by Ericson Core set in 1976. It is based on the true... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Jerry Maguire

    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu

    Released1996

    Directed byCameron Crowe

    Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Johnny Be Good is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Johnny Be Good

    Robert Downey Jr., Uma Thurman

    Released1988

    Directed byBud S. Smith

    Johnny Be Good is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Bud Smith, starring Anthony Michael... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Knute Rockne, All American is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Knute Rockne, All American

    Ronald Reagan, Brian Keith

    Released1940

    Directed byWilliam K. Howard, Lloyd Bacon

    Knute Rockne, All American is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of Knute Rockne,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Leatherheads is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Leatherheads

    George Clooney, Renée Zellweger

    Released2008

    Directed byGeorge Clooney

    Leatherheads is a 2008 American sports comedy film from Universal Pictures directed by and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Little Giants is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Little Giants

    Alexa Vega, Rick Moranis

    Released1994

    Directed byDuwayne Dunham

    Little Giants is a 1994 family sports comedy film, starring Rick Moranis and Ed O'Neill as... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Lucas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Lucas

    Charlie Sheen, Winona Ryder

    Released1986

    Directed byDavid Seltzer

    Lucas is a 1986 American teen tragicomedy film directed by David Seltzer and starring Corey... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Necessary Roughness is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of All Football Movies

    Necessary Roughness

    Jerry Rice, Dick Butkus

    Released1991

    Directed byStan Dragoti

    Necessary Roughness is a 1991 sports comedy film directed by Stan Dragoti in his final film.... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • North Dallas Forty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of All Football Movies

    North Dallas Forty

    Nick Nolte, Charles Durning

    Released1979

    Directed byTed Kotcheff

    North Dallas Forty is a 1979 film drama starring Nick Nolte, Mac Davis, and G. D. Spradlin set... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Paper Lion is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of All Football Movies
    Paper Lion, published in 1966, is a non-fiction book by American author George Plimpton. In... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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