The Express (2008)

Finally a sports movie about racism that wasn’t all about racism. The Express is the story of Ernie Davis, the first black guy to ever win the Heisman Trophy for being the best player in college football. Davis was a superstar and a legend whose live ended all too soon. Facing challenges on the field … More The Express (2008)

Brian’s Song (1971)

For those die-hard football fans out there who love history probably remember who Gale Sayers was. A star football player during his era, this guy won several rewards, was a Chicago Bears legend, as well as an NFL Hall of Famer. Brian’s Song is based on his friendship with Brian Piccolo. Together they were the … More Brian’s Song (1971)

Red Army (2014)

To celebrate the return of the Olympic Winter Games to Sochi, Russia in 2014, Gabe Polsky set out to make a documentary about the Red Army. The Red Army teams for those of you who were not aware, were players who served the Soviet Union both on the ice and in the military. This story … More Red Army (2014)

Waking Up Wally: The Walter Gretzky Story (2005)

Wayne Gretzky is probably the biggest star in the history of the National Hockey League. We all know that even the greatest have set backs with their careers and their personal lives. I mention all this because Walter Gretzky (Tom McCamus) had a stroke and lost all his memories, including any knowledge of the great … More Waking Up Wally: The Walter Gretzky Story (2005)

The Rocket (2005)

The Rocket is extremely hard to find on disc, rent, or even stream online. Maybe it is because it is so captivating or because the people of Quebec want to keep their hero to themselves. You may have to dig into the history pages of the NHL to learn who Maurice Richard was, but for … More The Rocket (2005)