Top 12 Basketball Movies On Netflix Streaming To Watch Instantly

Top 12 Basketball Movies On Netflix Streaming To Watch Instantly

August 16, 2015
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This is an opportunity for you to rank the top 12 streaming basketball movies on Netflix. You can help us put them in ranking order by checking them out yourself. If you see one that isn’t streaming any longer, please let us know so we can fix this list.

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    1000 To 1
    Cory Weissman is a college basketball player who suffers a devastating stroke. He perseveres to find new meaning in his life both on, and more importantly, off the court.
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    Coach Carter
    Based on a true story, in which Richmond High School head basketball coach Ken Carter made headlines in 1999 for benching his undefeated team due to poor academic results.
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    1
    Hoop Dreams
    This documentary follows two inner-city Chicago residents, Arthur Agee and William Gates, as they follow their dreams of becoming basketball superstars. Beginning at the start of their high school years, and ending almost 5 years later, as they start college, we watch the boys mature into men, still retaining their "Hoop Dreams".
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    The Heart of the Game
    The Heart of the Game captures the passion and energy of a Seattle high school girls' basketball team as they strive to win the state championship, the eccentricity of their unorthodox coach, and the incredible true story of one player's fight to play the game she loves.
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    Linsanity
    The life story of basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin.
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    1
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    The Winning Season
    A comedy centered on a has-been coach who is given a shot at redemption when he's asked to run his local high school's girls basketball team
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    3
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    Boys Klub
    Sent to San Francisco to spend the summer with his aunt, teenager Mario Vandetti makes fast friends with a group of neighborhood kids and encouraged by a caring priest they soon form a basketball team, becoming contenders in a city tournament.
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    1
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    The Hot Flashes
    An unlikely basketball team of unappreciated middle-aged Texas women, all former high school champs, challenge the current high school girls’ state champs to raise money for breast cancer prevention. Sparks fly as the women go to comic extremes to prove themselves on and off the court, become a national media sensation, and gain a new lease on life.
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    Note to Self
    In order to find himself, "Me" (Jim Stark) must find the courage to journey into the wilderness of lost identity. Will he see himself there? And if he does, will it make a difference?
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    The Sixth Man
    Antoine and Kenny Tyler are NCAA college basketball players, and Antoine is the star. Suddenly Antoine dies of heart attack and Kenny has to fill his shoes as leader of team. Some time later, Antoine returns as a ghost and helps Kenny in game and in life, but Kenny changes in the process and doesn't quite like it.
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    The Iran Job
    This eye-opening documentary follows American basketball player Kevin Sheppard during his 2008-09 season playing for a professional team in Iran. Although Kevin is nervous, he makes many friends, including several politically active Iranian women.
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    American Milkshake
    In mid-1990s America, we follow the tragic sex life of Jolie Jolson, a wannabe thug (and great-great-grandson of legendary vaudevillian Al Jolson) in suburban Washington as he strives to become something he can never be – black.

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