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8 Inspirational sports films that even non-sports lovers will enjoy

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Paul Asay - published on 08/11/18

Trouble With the Curve (2012, PG-13, Netflix)

TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE
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If Secretariat shows how success in sports can separate a family for a time, Trouble With the Curve is about how sports — in this case, baseball — can bring one back together. Aging scout Gus Lobel (Clint Eastwood) is joined by his estranged daughter (Amy Adams) on a scouting trip, revealing that familial love can run deeper than familial troubles. Bad language mars the good heart of this sweet sports drama. But even so, this may pull as many heart strings as foul balls.

It should be noted that all these films clock in significantly shorter than your standard football game, and few will get you flagged for a neutral zone infraction. Enjoy!




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