Movie nerds and sports super fans may not seem like they have much in common, but even the most academic cinephile can acknowledge that sports films really cater to a gripping drama. I've never hit, kicked, or caught a ball in my life and I can't wait to cheer for the champions and underdogs in these stone cold classics. And by the end of the series we'll all be warmed up to cheer for the real athletes for the 2024 Paris Olympics!

Major League - 7/19 7 PM

Rad - 7/19 9:30 PM

Rudy - 7/20 12 PM

Raging Bull - 7/20 6:30 PM

Happy Gilmore - 7/20 9:30 PM

Tokyo Olympiad 7/21 12 PM

Unsyncable - 7/22 7 PM

Chariots of Fire - 7/23 7 PM

Love & Basketball - 7/24 7 PM

 

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    Major League (Olympic Training Camp!)

    The new owner of the Cleveland Indians puts together a purposely horrible team so they'll lose and s...

    Director: David S. Ward USA | 1989 |

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    Happy Gilmore (Olympic Training Camp!)

    After his grandmothers house is repossessed by the IRS, bad tempered hockey player takes his talents...

    Director: Dennis Dugan USA | 1996 |

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    Rad (Olympic Training Camp!)

    A bicycle-motocrosser (Bill Allen) tries to enter a corrupt promoter's nationally televised cash-pri...

    Director: Hal Needham USA | 1986 |

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    Raging Bull (Olympic Training Camp!)

    A lacerating biopic of Jake LaMotta, the middleweight boxing champion who was known as “The Bronx Bu...

    Director: Martin Scorsese USA | 1980 |

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    Rudy (Olympic Training Camp!)

    Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to ov...

    Director: David Anspaugh USA | 1993 |

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    Chariots of Fire (Olympic Training Camp!)

    Two British track athletes, one a determined Jew and the other a devout Christian, are driven to win...

    Director: Hugh Hudson UK | 1981 |

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    Love & Basketball (Olympic Training Camp!)

    Monica and Quincy love and play basketball together through many life challenges from childhood to a...

    Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood USA | 2000 |

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    Tokyo Olympiad (Olympic Training Camp!)

    A spectacle of magnificent proportions, Kon Ichikawa’s TOKYO OLYMPIAD ranks among the greatest docum...

    Director: Kon Ichikawa Japan | 1965 |

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    Unsyncable (Olympic Training Camp! Best of Fest!)

    Diving into the sparkling world of synchronized swimming, UNSYNCABLE focuses on athletes ages 60+ to...

    Director: Megan Wennberg USA | 2023 |