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15 football movies to get you into the Grey Cup spirit

15 football movies to get you into the Grey Cup spirit

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15 football movies to get you into the Grey Cup spirit

 

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Invincible

Released: 2006 What you need to know: Cue the goosebumps. In this feel-good flick a 30-year-old bartender (Mark Wahlberg) gets a surprise chance to try out for the Philadelphia Eagles. READ MORE: Kanye says new album 'one' of the greatest of the year

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Any Given Sunday

Released: 1999 What you need to know: If you’ve been living under a rock, it stars Al Pacino and Cameron Diaz. Oh, and it’s directed by Oliver Stone. Easily one of the best football dramas out there. READ MORE: The 5 most cliched things that happened on The Bachelor this week

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Rudy

Released: 1993 What you need to know: How many other people watched this in Grade 8 guidance class? A young Sean Astin plays a kid from the wrong side of the tracks determined to play for Notre Dame. READ MORE: The mystery of Kim K and Amber Rose's selfie

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

All the Right Moves

Released: 1983 What you need to know: In one of his first starring roles, Tom Cruise plays a star athlete desperate to score a football scholarship to escape his small town. READ MORE: Drake's already won 2016 with this Super Bowl ad

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

We Are Marshall

Released: 2006 What you need to know: A pre-Oscar-winning Matthew McConaughey flexes his dramatic muscles in this story about a football team struggling to rebuild after a tragic plane crash. READ MORE: Join us on set with Izzy Azalea!

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

The Express

Released: 2008 What you need to know: This drama loosely follows the life of Ernie Davis, college football star and the first black man to win the Heisman Trophy (awarded annually to the top college football player in the United States.) READ MORE: Kanye West's "Swish" tracklist announced

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Leatherheads

Released: 2008 What you need to know: John Krasinski and George Clooney battle it out for Renée Zellweger’s affections in this 1920s-set comedy.   READ MORE: 8 new shows you'll be binge watching on Netflix this winter

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Friday Night Lights

Released: 2004 What you need to know: No, it’s not the “Clear Eyes. Full Hearts. Can’t lose” version (that’s the must-watch TV show). But this movie about a town’s obsession with their state-bound high school team is equally as heart-wrenching. READ MORE: All the celebs who've started dating in 2016

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Varsity Blues

Released: 1999 What you need to know: James Van Der Beek is at his Dawson's Creek prime in this high-school drama. READ MORE: Kate Middleton gets a job at Huffinton Post

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Remember the Titans

Released: 2000 What you need to know: When two segregated schools are integrated, the dynamics of the football team are put to the test. READ MORE: That time Kylie Jenner got stuck in a Cartier bangle

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

The Longest Yard

Released: 1974 What you need to know: Skip the 2005 Adam Sandler version for the 1974 original about a group of inmates who form a football team to challenge the prison guards. Burt Reynolds stars. READ MORE: 8 shows you'll be binge watching on Netflix this winter

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

The Blind Side

Released: 2009 What you need to know: Sandra Bullock won an Oscar for this tearjerker about a woman who takes in a teen and helps him live out his dream of playing in the NFL. READ MORE: Channing Tatum shares sad news about one of his beloved pets

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

The Waterboy

Released: 1998 What you need to know: If you came of age in the ‘90s, you can probably recite every line from this Adam Sandler classic. READ MORE: Behind the scenes of celeb beauty routines in 2016

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

The Replacements

Released: 2000 What you need to know: An easy to watch comedy about the bumbling substitutes who fill in during a players’ strike. READ MORE: Prince Harry hung out with some guys in blue shirts today

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15 football movies to get you into the Super Bowl spirit

Jerry Maguire

Released: 1996 What you need to know: “Show me the money!” Tom Cruise is a cynical sports agent who has a crisis of conscience and tries to make good. READ MORE: Kanye says new album 'one' of the greatest ever

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