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The Best Disney Sports Movies

Updated July 29, 2020 2.4k votes 134 voters 4.3k views59 items

List RulesVote up the best Disney Sports movies.

It’s time to determine the best Walt Disney sports movies. Whatever the sport, Disney's probably made a movie about it, from bobsledding to horse racing. Disney has a pretty sizable backlog of often inspirational and comedic sports films, which you can stream across platforms when you bundle your Disney+ subscription. A lot of these movies are classics such as The Mighty Ducks, Cool Runnings and Angels in the Outfield. But are they the top sports films that Disney has to offer? You’ll also find famous actors like Denzel Washington in the Disney football movie Remember the Titans. Dennis Quaid and Jon Hamm have both starred in Disney baseball movies. All of which were inspired by true stories. Rest assured, there are Disney movies for every type of sports fan out there.

Which of these Disney sports films do you love? Vote up all your favorites and vote down the movies that didn’t have you cheering in the stands. Also, be sure to check back for new Disney sports films as they are released.

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    Remember the Titans

    Hayden Panettiere, Ryan Gosling
    Remember the Titans is a 2000 American sports drama film produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and...  more

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    Miracle

    Kurt Russell, Patricia Clarkson
    Miracle is a 2004 American sports docudrama about the United States men's hockey team, led by...  more

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    The Rookie

    Dennis Quaid, Brian Cox
    The Rookie is a 2002 sports drama film directed by John Lee Hancock and produced by Walt...  more

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    #1325 of 1,506 The Most Rewatchable Movies#11 of 152 The Most Inspirational Sports Movies

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    The Mighty Ducks

    Emilio Estevez, Joshua Jackson
    The Mighty Ducks is a 1992 American sports comedy film directed by Stephen Herek, starring...  more

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    Cool Runnings

    John Candy, Malik Yoba
    Cool Runnings is a 1993 American sports film directed by Jon Turteltaub, and starring Leon,...  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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    Secretariat

    Diane Lane, John Malkovich
    Secretariat is a 2010 biographical sports drama film produced and released by Walt Disney...  more

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    D2: The Mighty Ducks

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wayne Gretzky
    D2: The Mighty Ducks is a 1994 American sports comedy film directed by Sam Weisman. It is a...  more

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    McFarland, USA

    Kevin Costner, Maria Bello
    McFarland, USA is an American 2015 sports drama film directed by Niki Caro and produced by...  more

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    The Greatest Game Ever Played

    Shia LaBeouf, Peyton List
    The Greatest Game Ever Played is a 2005 biographical sports film based on the early life of...  more

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    Glory Road

    Emily Deschanel, Jon Voight
    Glory Road is a 2006 American drama sports film directed by James Gartner, based on a true...  more
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    Angels in the Outfield

    Matthew McConaughey, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    Angels in the Outfield is a 1994 remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The film stars...  more

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    Cars

    Tom Hanks, Billy Crystal
    Cars is a 2006 American computer-animated comedy-adventure sports film produced by Pixar...  more

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    D3: The Mighty Ducks

    Joshua Jackson, Emilio Estevez
    D3: The Mighty Ducks is 1996 American sports comedy film directed by Robert Lieberman. It is...  more
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    Air Bud

    Mark Jackson, Kevin Zegers
    Air Bud is a 1997 American family comedy film that sparked the franchise centered on the...  more

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    Johnny Tsunami

    Lee Thompson Young, Kirsten Storms
    Johnny Tsunami is a 1999 Disney Channel Original Movie. It was nominated in 2000 for the...  more
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    Brink!

    Erik von Detten, Geoffrey Blake
    Brink! is a 1998 Disney Channel Original Movie set in the backdrop of aggressive inline...  more
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    Herbie Rides Again

    Helen Hayes, Stefanie Powers
    Herbie Rides Again is a 1974 comedy film. It is the sequel to The Love Bug, released six years...  more
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    The Strongest Man in the World

    Kurt Russell, Cesar Romero
    The Strongest Man in the World is a 1975 Disney film starring Kurt Russell, still a student in...  more
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    The Love Bug

    Buddy Hackett, Dean Jones
    The Love Bug, sometimes referred to as Herbie the Love Bug, is the first in a series of comedy...  more

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    Double Teamed

    Mackenzie Phillips, Joey Miyashima
    Double Teamed! is a 2002 Disney Channel Original Movie based on the life stories of...  more
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    The Luck of the Irish

    Henry Gibson, Ryan Merriman
    The Luck of the Irish is a 2001 Disney Channel Original Movie. It has been shown in reruns...  more
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    Motocrossed

    Riley Smith, Mary-Margaret Humes
    Motocrossed! is a 2001 Disney Channel Original Movie about a girl named Andrea Carson who...  more

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    Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo

    Don Knotts, Dean Jones
    Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo is a 1977 film, the third of a series of films by Walt Disney...  more

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    Cars 2

    Owen Wilson, Michael Caine
    Cars 2 is a 2011 American computer-animated action comedy spy film produced by Pixar Animation...  more

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