Category Archives: Sport

Rocky ll (1979)

This film follows on from the first Rocky film where his fight with Apollo Creed (Carl Weathers) ended in a draw.  Both have suffered serious injuries and are taken by ambulance to Pennsylvania... Read synopsis

The Mighty Ducks (1992)

Gordon Bombay (Emilio Estevez) is a successful defense attorney, however this is not enough to earn respect from his peers. His most recent victory results in a being disciplined by his boss for... Read synopsis

Rocky (1976)

Rocky ‘The Italian Stallion’ Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) has never had a great deal of luck. He lives in a poor section of the city in a small apartment, makes a meager income from being a... Read synopsis

Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Maggie Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank) wants something better than she has had for the past thirty years. She is a waitress with no money and no prospects of going further, until she walks into Frankie... Read synopsis

Major League (1989)

When a former Las Vegas Showgirl, Rachel Phelps (Margaret Whitton) inherits her dead husband’s baseball team, The Cleveland Indians, her immediate order of business is to move to Miami. The... Read synopsis

Field of Dreams (1989)

Ray Kinsella (Kevin Costner), his wife, Annie (Amy Madigan) and daughter Karin (Gaby Hoffman) are Iowa corn farmers. One night, walking through the cornfields, Ray starts to hear a voice. The... Read synopsis

Cool Runnings (1993)

A mix up that trips Jamaica’s top runners out of an Olympic trial for the 1988 Summer Olympics is a loss for sprinting, but a gain for bobsledding. Derice Bannock, one of the disqualified... Read synopsis

Caddyshack (1980)

Danny Noonan (Michael O’Keefe) is a caddy at exclusive golf resort, Bushwood Country Club, whilst trying to earn enough money for college. Danny networks with Judge Smails, the cofounder of the... Read synopsis

The Replacements (2000)

The Washington Sentinels are only four games from the playoffs. To advance all they require is three wins from those final four games. The problem is that a player strike over pay is raging, and... Read synopsis

Kingpin (1996)

Roy Munson (Woody Harrelson) is a bowling phenomenon. After winning the 1979 State Amateur Bowling Championship, Roy leaves his hometown of Ocelot, Iowa to join the Professional Bowlers Tour. Roy... Read synopsis

Happy Gilmore (1996)

Happy Gilmore (Adam Sandler) wants nothing more than to be a Hockey player. He possesses one of the most powerful shots and an aggressive nature that should make him perfect for the game.... Read synopsis

Days of Thunder (1990)

Cole Trickle, sprint car champion, has a goal. It is to drive in the Indy 500. Unable to break into the circuit, Cole (Tom Cruise) is hired by Chevy dealer Tim Daland (Randy Quaid) to drive in... Read synopsis

BASEketball (1998)

The quest for money in sport has turned stadiums into gigantic advertising hoardings. Players sell their skills to the highest bidder and display no loyalty. Teams move cities in search of... Read synopsis

Jerry Maguire (1996)

Through a misty mind, affected by too much MSG and poorly cooked Chinese food, Jerry Maguire (Tom Cruise) stumbles upon an ethos that he can finally resonate with. This ethos, he decides, is best... Read synopsis