2017 Sport Movies (By Date)
Claflin will play the lead role of Robin Friday, the controversial and wild English soccer legend who played for Reading and Cardiff, Wales in the 1970s and died tragically at the young age of thirty eight. Friday’s short-lived, but brilliant talent continues to be remembered by his fans, and in 2004 he was voted “all time cult hero” in a BBC poll. He was just as well known for his hedonistic lifestyle off the field and was named #1 in a Channel 4 list of soccer “Bad Boys.”
Former tennis champ Bobby Riggs faces off against Billie Jean King in a highly publicized exhibition match he calls 'The Battle of the Sexes.'
The intense rivalry between tennis superstars Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe reaches a peak when they face off at Wimbledon in 1980.
- March 17th, 2017
A follow-up to the 2012 hockey comedy Goon.
- May 5th, 2017
- 101 mins
Chuck is the true story of Chuck Wepner, the man who inspired the billion-dollar film series Rocky, a liquor salesman from New Jersey who went 15 rounds with the greatest boxer of all time, Muhammad Ali. In his ten years in the ring, Wepner endured two knockouts, eight broken noses, and 313 stitches. But his toughest fights were outside the ring: an epic life of drugs, booze, wild women, incredible highs and extraordinary lows.