'Hoosiers','Mississippi Burning', 'The French Connection' - the list of Hackman's fantastic performances stretches on. Still, for our money, he was nowhere more entertaining than when attempting to outwit Superman as Lex Luthor
Old favorites, jam-packed with motivational speeches, dogged coaches, and emotional underdog stories. Make sure to check out 'Brian's Song' for a bromantic biopic guaranteed to get the waterworks flowing!
A tip for the discerning gambler: if you find a team of lovable misfits who have yet to find their confidence, and are soon to be up against a talented but arrogant team of opponents in some sort of do-or-die championship...BET ON THEM. According to these movies, bet everything you own.
Enjoy this slice of nostalgic Americana, containing such classics as 'The Sandlot', 'The Mighty Ducks', and 'Hoosiers'. The movies that inspired you to play sports as a kid, and maybe even to keep playing after you realized how much running suicides sucked.