Two estranged brothers whose entrance into a mixed martial arts tournament makes them come to terms with their lives and each other. The film stars Tom Hardy as U.S. Marine Tommy Riordan who goes on a journey to train for a tournament that offers $5,000,000 to the winner.
Troubled background and story of family and determination, the Fighter is a gritty boxing film that takes the main character on a journey to become a contender for the world title.
Raging Bull tells the story of turbulent boxing champ as he rises through the ranks to win the crown. Directed by Martin Scorsese, the film gained a highly critical reputation and arguably is considered his greatest blockbuster.
Starring Adam Sandler, Happy Gilmore has become many peoples guilty pleasure. The film tells the story of an unsuccessful ice hockey player who discovers a newfound talent for golf.
After a classic rivalry during a golf tour championship, Happy overcomes adversity to win and get the girl of his dreams.
The biographical sports film that focuses on ten years in the life of boxing legend Muhammad Ali. Staring Will Smith, the film covers his conversion to Islam, criticism of the Vietnam War and banishment from boxing.
2004 blockbuster Million Dollar Baby starring Clint Eastwood tells the story of underappreciated boxing trainer, the mistakes that haunt him from his past, and his quest for atonement by helping an underdog amateur boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional.
Small time boxer whose life is going nowhere, is chosen by boxing champ Apollo Creed to be his next opponent in a title fight. A story of how to fight for self-respect.
Arguably a true racing legend, the Brazilian Formula One racer won three driver championships before his untimely death during the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix.
The documentary sports film followed the legacy that is Ayrton Senna, from his early kart days through to his F1 heyday. We love the film as not only does it underline the true talent that Senna was but also the character of the man himself.
Another Formula One based sports film that was released in 2013 starring Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Brühl. Rush tells the real life story of James Hunt and Niki Lauda, two highly skilled racing drivers that had a fierce rivalry during the 1970's. The rivalry comes to a head after lust and accidents take their toll. This inspiriting story underlines what true sportsmanship is all about.
Classic 2002 film Bend It Like Beckham tells the story of an 18-year old girl forbidden to play her favourite sport by her parents. After joining a women's football team and reaching the top of the league, this feel good film received positive reviews worldwide (particularly with the film sequences of David Beckham).
After taking over £57 million at the box office, this British film is firmly in our top 10 and shows us that passion and determination can help you reach the top.