What are the best sports movies to watch while under Coronavirus lockdown?

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With the threat of the coronavirus outbreak surrounding most of the planet, movement definitely stopped. In such times where panic is widespread, it is best for everyone to stay safe at the comfort of their homes. While this may sound easy to do, there are certain challenges that come with it, most especially for people who are physically active. When you belong to these group who are used to feeling their adrenaline all day long, lockdown season will definitely make your body feel sluggish. When you are not able to take your usual long walks or even hit the gym, boredom can get the best out of you. However, by looking at the bigger picture, you will see that even top athletes from major sports leagues are quarantined in their homes. From the NBA and March Madness, down to the smallest of recreational leagues, every sporting event has either been suspended or canceled, much to the disappointment of sports fans. In other words, the health of everyone will always be prioritized before anything else.

During these trying times, what are the best options left for both sports fans and athletes to enjoy? Well, aside from being bummed out with video games, there are always great movies that can keep you company while being restricted to your room. After hitting on some home workout reps, why not check on some sports movies to watch from your staple SVOD platforms? There are tons of films which were made to inspire you to train harder the next time around to make up for all the lost time. So, be sure to stay safe and yes, we can beat the coronavirus and our boredom at the same time. In this list, you can choose from some of the best sports movies that you can watch while on lockdown. 

  1. 1Remember the Titans


    Remember the Titans is a sports drama movie based on real events with Denzel Washington in the role of the African-American school football coach Herman Boone. 

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  1. 2Any Given Sunday


    Any Given Sunday is a football sports movie directed by Oliver Stone starring Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz, Dennis Quaid, Jamie Foxx, and James Woods in 1999. It was based on a book On Any Given Sunday by Pat Toomay. 

  2. 3First Match


    First Match is a 2018 sports drama by Netflix. It is written and directed by Olivia Newman. First Match shares the story of a teenage girl from Brooklyn who decided to join the boys wrestling team. It stars Elvire Emanuelle. 

  1. 4Rocky


    Rocky is a sports movie directed by John G. Avildsen starring Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, and Burt Young. Released in 1976, this film won Best Picture, Best Director and Best Film Editing at the 49th Academy Awards.

  2. 5Space Jam


    Space Jam is an American live-action animated movie starring Michael Jordan. It was released by the Warner Bros in 1996. To regain their freedom, the Looney Tunes have to win a basketball match. They seek the help of an NBA superstar.


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