Best new Football movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best football movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Tony Vainuku, Erika Cohn & Marcel Rasquin our new football genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

Movies about football often disappoint. But over the years, some directors actually pulled it of. These movies about football are actually worth your time.

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      Best football movies on Netflix or DVD in 2018

      2010's best rated football movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

      • The Damned United

        DIRECTOR: Tom Hooper
        CAST: Colm Meaney Henry Goodman David Roper

        The movie highlights a coach's short tenure with one of England's major football clubs; Brian Clough's short controversial reign of just 44 days as the... Read more

        RATING: 76/100

        RELEASE DATE: March 27th, 2009

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      • Hermano

        DIRECTOR: Marcel Rasquin
        CAST: Fernando Moreno Eliú Armas Alí Rondón

        Two men, raised as brothers hone their soccer skills to a level so that they can use them to escape their slum life but just when there is a scout in the town, the two... Read more

        RATING: 75/100

        RELEASE DATE: July 2nd, 2010

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      • Offside

        DIRECTOR: Jafar Panahi
        CAST: Sima Mobarak-Shahi Shayesteh Irani Ayda Sadeqi

        Sports, just like religion is for all; the movie highlights the struggle of women in a country where they are banned from entering any sports stadiums at all. Read more

        RATING: 73/100

        RELEASE DATE: May 26th, 2006

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      • Looking for Eric

        DIRECTOR: Ken Loach
        CAST: Steve Evets Eric Cantona Stephanie Bishop

        A football crazy postman who has always admired Eric Cantona; his namesake, finds his life in shambles as his relationships are decaying and his spirit is defeated when... Read more

        RATING: 72/100

        RELEASE DATE: May 27th, 2009

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      • Rudo y Cursi

        DIRECTOR: Carlos Cuarón
        CAST: Gael García Bernal Diego Luna Guillermo Francella

        The movie is a comic take on the sports rivalry that is even more aggravated when the flavours of sibling conflicts are added to it; the story showcases two brothers who... Read more

        RATING: 6.7/100

        RELEASE DATE: May 15th, 2009

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