Home Sports Basketball Top 100 sports movies: Is (insert title here) a sports movie? SportsBasketball Top 100 sports movies: Is (insert title here) a sports movie? March 30, 2020 6 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp When we were coming up with the top 100 sports movies, we were tasked with nominating certain films before voting on them. It was a fun exercise, and I loved seeing the creativity and knowledge of my co-workers. For whatever reason, “Point Break,” the 1991 action movie starring Keanu Reeves, Patrick Swayze, Gary Busey and Lori Petty — also directed by future Oscar winner Kathryn Bigelow — came to mind. Why? It’s not a sports movie in the traditional sense, but there are scenes with surfing — lots of them. There’s a skydiving scene. Not to mention one of the most famous beach football games in movie history. “The beach football scene tells a story of local know-how versus talent and discipline,” actor Freddie Prinze Jr. told The Athletic‘s Brian Kamenetzky. “Johnny Utah’s talent allows him to dominate a local beach football team with years of experience even with a bum knee. It’s classic Pro versus Joe… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Wizards five-time All-Star John Wall declares himself fully healthy NBA reportedly considering World Cup-style pool play for when season resumes Lillard: 'I'm not going to be participating' in 'meaningless games' Charles Barkley open to participating in next 'The Match' "Need Some Level Of Certainty": NBA Union Boss On Players Wanting Sport To Resume Audio surfaces of Michael Jordan saying he 'won't play' if Isiah Thomas is on Dream Team In re-started NBA season, the Bucks, Lakers will be winners. The losers are … How the Nets became one of the hottest teams in Vegas during the NBA hiatus NBA learns from the past as it moves to Wilson for future basketballs ‘Honest, funny, relatable’: How sports have influenced ‘The Simpsons’ Future Mock Draft: Selecting the best NBA rosters in 2025 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar episode of ‘Full House’ is ‘very special’ for writer LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.