Meine zehn liebsten Sportdramen

21. Dezember 2014 at 17:24

 

 

Aus gegebenem Anlass hier mal meine zehn liebsten Sportdramen.

 

 

 

 

10.

Field of Dreams (1989)
Field of Dreams poster Rating: 7.6/10 (76,134 votes)
Director: Phil Alden Robinson
Writer: W.P. Kinsella (book), Phil Alden Robinson (screenplay)
Stars: Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, Gaby Hoffmann, Ray Liotta
Runtime: 107 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Released: 05 May 1989
Plot: An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the Chicago Black Sox come.

 

 

 

9.

Cinderella Man (2005)
Cinderella Man poster Rating: 8.0/10 (131,905 votes)
Director: Ron Howard
Writer: Cliff Hollingsworth (screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Cliff Hollingsworth (story)
Stars: Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti, Craig Bierko
Runtime: 144 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Released: 03 Jun 2005
Plot: The story of James Braddock, a supposedly washed-up boxer who came back to become a champion and an inspiration in the 1930s.

 

 

 

8.

Warrior (2011)
Warrior poster Rating: 8.2/10 (250,376 votes)
Director: Gavin O'Connor
Writer: Gavin O'Connor (screenplay), Anthony Tambakis (screenplay), Cliff Dorfman (screenplay), Gavin O'Connor (story), Cliff Dorfman (story)
Stars: Joel Edgerton, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte, Jennifer Morrison
Runtime: 140 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Drama, Sport
Released: 09 Sep 2011
Plot: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision corner with his older brother.

 

 

 

7.

Days of Thunder (1990)
Days of Thunder poster Rating: 5.8/10 (51,128 votes)
Director: Tony Scott
Writer: Robert Towne (story), Tom Cruise (story), Robert Towne (screenplay)
Stars: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid
Runtime: 107 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Released: 27 Jun 1990
Plot: A young hot-shot stock car driver gets his chance to compete at the top level.

 

 

 

6.

The Fighter (2010)
The Fighter poster Rating: 7.9/10 (226,420 votes)
Director: David O. Russell
Writer: Scott Silver (screenplay), Paul Tamasy (screenplay), Eric Johnson (screenplay), Paul Tamasy (story), Eric Johnson (story), Keith Dorrington (story)
Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Melissa Leo
Runtime: 116 min
Rated: R
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Released: 17 Dec 2010
Plot: A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s.

 

 

 

5.

Moneyball (2011)
Moneyball poster Rating: 7.6/10 (244,408 votes)
Director: Bennett Miller
Writer: Steven Zaillian (screenplay), Aaron Sorkin (screenplay), Stan Chervin (story), Michael Lewis (book)
Stars: Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright
Runtime: 133 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Released: 23 Sep 2011
Plot: Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.

 

 

 

4.

Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Million Dollar Baby poster Rating: 8.1/10 (372,254 votes)
Director: Clint Eastwood
Writer: Paul Haggis (screenplay), F.X. Toole (stories)
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Jay Baruchel
Runtime: 132 min
Rated: PG-13
Genre: Drama, Sport
Released: 28 Jan 2005
Plot: A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional.

 

 

 

3.

The Wrestler (2008)
The Wrestler poster Rating: 7.9/10 (229,512 votes)
Director: Darren Aronofsky
Writer: Robert D. Siegel
Stars: Mickey Rourke, Marisa Tomei, Evan Rachel Wood, Mark Margolis
Runtime: 109 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, Sport
Released: 30 Jan 2009
Plot: A faded professional wrestler must retire, but finds his quest for a new life outside the ring a dispiriting struggle.

 

 

 

2.

Any Given Sunday (1999)
Any Given Sunday poster Rating: 6.8/10 (88,709 votes)
Director: Oliver Stone
Writer: Daniel Pyne (screen story), John Logan (screen story), John Logan (screenplay), Oliver Stone (screenplay)
Stars: Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz, Dennis Quaid, James Woods
Runtime: 162 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama, Sport
Released: 22 Dec 1999
Plot: A behind-the-scenes look at the life-and-death struggles of modern-day gladiators and those who lead them.

 

 

 

1.

Raging Bull (1980)
Raging Bull poster Rating: 8.3/10 (190,203 votes)
Director: Martin Scorsese
Writer: Jake LaMotta (based on the book by), Joseph Carter (with), Peter Savage (with), Paul Schrader (screenplay), Mardik Martin (screenplay)
Stars: Robert De Niro, Cathy Moriarty, Joe Pesci, Frank Vincent
Runtime: 129 min
Rated: R
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Released: 19 Dec 1980
Plot: An emotionally self-destructive boxer's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring, destroys his life outside it.