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Beliefnet's Top 10 Underdogs Movies

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Beliefnet's 10 best underdog films. These are movies that root for the underdog. For the full article go to:
  • October Sky1

    October Sky

    Jake Gyllenhaal, Laura Dern


    Directed byJoe Johnston

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    #412 of 557 The Greatest Film Scores of All Time#16 of 84 Great Movies That Take Place in Autumn

  • Forrest Gump2

    Forrest Gump

    Tom Hanks, Sally Field


    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

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    16 Extremely Messed Up Things About Forrest Gump That'll Change How You See It#27 of 1,189 Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

  • Billy Elliot3

    Billy Elliot

    Jamie Bell, Julie Walters


    Directed byStephen Daldry

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    #16 of 53 The Best Coming of Age Movies About Boys#19 of 108 The Best Dance Movies Ever Made

  • The Karate Kid4

    The Karate Kid

    Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio


    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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    #6 of 512 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked#14 of 541 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

  • Seabiscuit5


    Elizabeth Banks, Jeff Bridges


    Directed byGary Ross

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    #16 of 82 The Best Movies Based on Non-Fiction Books#45 of 204 The Best Sports Movies Ever Made

  • Pretty Woman6

    Pretty Woman

    Julia Roberts, Richard Gere


    Directed byGarry Marshall

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    #23 of 50 The 50 Highest Grossing '90s Movies, Ranked#49 of 372 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime

  • Rudy7


    Vince Vaughn, Sean Astin


    Directed byDavid Anspaugh

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    Things About The Real Rudy That The 'Rudy' Movie Purposely Misrepresents#491 of 1,540 The Most Rewatchable Movies

  • Babe8


    Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell


    Directed byChris Noonan

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    #322 of 456 The Most Quotable Movies of All Time#84 of 244 The Best Movies For Kids

  • The Rookie9

    The Rookie

    Dennis Quaid, Brian Cox


    Directed byJohn Lee Hancock

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    #6 of 102 The All-Time Best Baseball Films#106 of 109 The Best Disney Live-Action Movies

  • Rocky10


    Sylvester Stallone, Joe Frazier


    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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    #20 of 46 Movies That Won Best Picture at the Oscars and Golden Globes#9 of 553 The Best '70s Movies