Best new Sports movies (2017) - Top Netflix & Cinema

Sport movies have the tendency to depict the rise, fall and rise of heroic sportsmen. But although the concept might be a bit worn out, there are still several highly enjoyable movies about sport out there.
The Vore's Film staff selects the top best sports movies of 2017 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Antoine Fuqua, Eric Bugbee & Bennett Miller our new sports genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

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    Borg/McEnroe (Friday September 15, 2017)

    Borg/McEnroe film poster Director
    Janus Metz Pedersen
    Shia LaBeouf
    Stellan Skarsgård
    Björn Granath

    Another upcoming tennis movie! This Swedish production focuses on the notourious rivalry between Bjorn Borg and John McEnroem which culminated in the 1980 Wimbledon finales. What makes this project even more interesting, is that Shia LaBeouf will be playing hothead McEnroe....Read more

    Battle of the Sexes (Tuesday November 21, 2017)

    Battle of the Sexes film poster Director
    Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris
    Emma Stone
    Natalie Morales
    Elisabeth Shue

    Un almost unrecognizable Emma Stone and Steve Carell star in this brilliant looking tennis period drama about the legendary match between Billy Jean King and Bobby Riggs. Highly anticipated!...Read more

Best sports movies on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

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

    Rush (Friday September 27, 2013)

    Rush film poster Director
    Ron Howard
    Daniel Brühl
    Chris Hemsworth
    Olivia Wilde

    A beautiful cinematic depiction of one of the most accredited racing rivalries of all times as the film focuses on an entire...Read more

    Foxcatcher (Friday January 16, 2015)

    Foxcatcher film poster Director
    Bennett Miller
    Steve Carell
    Channing Tatum
    Mark Ruffalo

    A multimillionaire John du Pont, leads a wrestling team that is now joined by two Olympic champions so as to train for the Games...Read more

    When The Game Stands Tall (Friday August 22, 2014)

    When The Game Stands Tall film poster Director
    Thomas Carter
    Jim Caviezel
    Alexander Ludwig
    Michael Chiklis

    The incredible journey of a legendary football coach who guided a high school team from the verge of oblivion to a record...Read more

    Sarah Prefers To Run (Wednesday May 7, 2014)

    Sarah Prefers To Run film poster Director
    Chloé Robichaud
    Sophie Desmarais
    Jean-Sébastien Courchesne
    Geneviève Boivin-Roussy

    The film highlights the persistent passion and determination of an athlete along with her anxieties as she remains focused on her...Read more

    Terre Battue (Wednesday December 17, 2014)

    Terre Battue film poster Director
    Stéphane Demoustier
    Olivier Gourmet
    Valeria Bruni Tedeschi
    Charles Mérienne

    The story of a middle aged man who struggles through life after losing his job as well as his wife but his hopes of affection are...Read more