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List of R-Rated sports movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated sports movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated sports movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated sports movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated sports movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated sports films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated sports film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

This list features movies like Raging Bull and Caddyshack.

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Jack Nicholson and Woody Allen have both directed a Sports R film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

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Caddyshack is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Sports Movies
Caddyshack Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

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Bull Durham Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins

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Major League Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Rene Russo

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Raging Bull is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Sports Movies
Raging Bull Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Martin Scorsese

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Slap Shot Paul Newman, M. Emmet Walsh, Swoosie Kurtz

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Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Sports Movies
Jerry Maguire Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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The Longest Yard Burt Reynolds, Bernadette Peters, Ray Nitschke

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Kingpin Bill Murray, Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid

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Any Given Sunday Cameron Diaz, Al Pacino, Jamie Foxx

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Tin Cup Kevin Costner, Rene Russo, Don Johnson

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White Men Can't Jump Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes, Rosie Perez

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Munich Daniel Craig, Eric Bana, Geoffrey Rush

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The Fighter Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg

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Point Break Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Patrick Swayze

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Mystery, Alaska Russell Crowe, Mike Myers, Burt Reynolds

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Youngblood Keanu Reeves, Rob Lowe, Patrick Swayze

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Varsity Blues Ali Larter, Paul Walker, Amy Smart

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Ali Will Smith, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith

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The Hurricane Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Rod Steiger

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North Dallas Forty Nick Nolte, Charles Durning, Dabney Coleman

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The Color of Money is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Sports Movies
The Color of Money Tom Cruise, Paul Newman, Martin Scorsese

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All the Right Moves Tom Cruise, Lea Thompson, Craig T. Nelson

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Semi-Tough Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson, Brian Dennehy

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He Got Game Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal, Milla Jovovich

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The Basketball Diaries Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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The Program Halle Berry, James Caan, Kristy Swanson

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Vision Quest Madonna, Forest Whitaker, Linda Fiorentino

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The Great White Hype Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Jeff Goldblum

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Wildcats Goldie Hawn, LL Cool J, Woody Harrelson

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BASEketball Jenny McCarthy, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Victoria Silvstedt

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Bloodsport Jean-Claude Van Damme, Forest Whitaker, Bolo Yeung

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Death Race Jason Statham, Tyrese Gibson, Natalie Martinez

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Sunset Park Terrence Howard, Carol Kane, Rhea Perlman

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Semi-Pro Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Woody Harrelson

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Balls Out: Gary The Tennis Coach Randy Quaid, Leonor Varela, Seann William Scott

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That Championship Season Martin Sheen, Robert Mitchum, Bruce Dern

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The Boxer Daniel Day-Lewis, Brian Cox, Emily Watson

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Everybody's All-American Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Dennis Quaid

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Above the Rim Tupac Shakur, Bernie Mac, Marlon Wayans

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Gladiator Cuba Gooding Jr., Brian Dennehy, Ossie Davis

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Match Point Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Emily Mortimer

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Personal Best Mariel Hemingway, Scott Glenn, Jim Moody

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Undisputed Wesley Snipes, Master P, Peter Falk

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That Championship Season Gary Sinise, Vincent D'Onofrio, Tony Shalhoub

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The Damned United Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Timothy Spall

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Redbelt Tim Allen, Jennifer Grey, Chiwetel Ejiofor

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Girlfight Michelle Rodriguez, John Sayles, Alicia Ashley

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Big Fan Patton Oswalt, Michael Rapaport, Kevin Corrigan

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