A young African-American couple navigates the tricky paths of romance and athletics in this drama. Quincy McCall (Omar Epps) and Monica Wright (Sanaa Lathan) grew up in the same neighborhood and have known each other since childhood. As they grow into adulthood, they fall in love, but they also share another all-consuming passion: basketball. They've followed the game all their lives and have no small amount of talent on the court. As Quincy and Monica struggle to make their relationship work, they follow separate career paths though high school and college basketball and, they hope, into stardom in big-league professional ball.
An animated telling of Kobe Bryant's titular poem, signaling his retirement from the sport that made his name.
Film adaptation of street tough Jim Carroll's epistle about his kaleidoscopic free fall into the harrowing world of drug addiction.
The Generation of Miracles, including Kagami and Kuroko, form Team Vorpal Swords to challenge Team Jabberwock to a revenge match after the latter disparaged all Japanese basketballers as monkeys.
The National Basketball Association play-offs are taking place, and the Boston Celtics are facing the Utah Jazz in a crucial series. This is also the last year that any games will be played in the Boston Garden, which is going to be torn down after the end of the season. Mike and Jimmy, two die-hard sports fans who will risk anything for the Celtics to win, are really getting into the games...
Shi-Jie is a brilliant martial artist from the Kung Fu School. One day, he encounters a group of youths playing basketball and shows off how easy it is for him, with his martial arts training, to do a Slam Dunk. Watching him was Chen-Li, a shrewd businessman, who recruits him to play varsity basketball at the local university.
You've seen all the imitators, now check out the real...The newest installment to the phenomenal BALL SERIES, Melee Entertainment in association with UrbanWorks Entertainment presents BALLIN' AT RUCKER PARK. BALLIN' AT RUCKER PARK features the best streetballers and the NBA's most explosive players going head-to-head at the 2002 ENTERTAINER'S BASKETBALL CLASSIC at Rucker Park in Harlem USA. Once again, Harlem's Rucker Park hosted the best street basketball on the planet. EBC ballers like BONE COLLECTOR, ESCALADE, PRIME OBJECTIVE, WHOLE-LOTTA-GAME, NBA hotshots BARON DAVIS, STEPHON MARBURY, KOBE BRYANT, STEVE FRANCES, and JAMAL TINSLEY all converged on 155th to showcase their skills. As always, the highlights from this year's ENTERTAINER'S BASKETBALL CLASSIC are the hottest you'll ever find anywhere! That's not all! Each DVD will include a BONUS AUDIO CD featuring music from the hottest rap stars on the scene today including; Fat Joe, Clipse, Xzibit and more!
Ashley Judd narrates this three-part installment of ESPN's series "The Season," which captures the history and excitement of 75 years of Bluegrass basketball. Covering the University of Kentucky Wildcats and the state's formidable high school hardwood leagues, this program features stories from Kentucky's top players. Find out why this underdog state has produced such NBA greats as Antoine Walker, Pat Riley, Derek Anderson and many others.
A college basketball star collaborrates with organized crime and becomes involved in 'point shaving.' A sportswriter tries to get him back on the right track.
A history of basketball in East Chicago, Indiana.
It's the big college basketball game; everyone playing looks like Goofy, and he's the only fan of the visiting team P.U.
Basketball Jones is a 1974 animated short film based on the Cheech and Chong song. The cartoon was created to promote the song's release in the United States. It is about a teenager named Tyrone Shoelaces and his love of basketball.
Dramatic game footage and exclusive interviews tell the compelling story of the Larry Bird journey from small-town boy to sports legend. Bird revolutionized the game of basketball, winning three NBA Championships and three MVP trophies. Discover the man behind the legend- from his roots in French Luck, Indiana to his stellar collegiate basketball years and remarkable 13-year career with the Celtics. Plus, see Bird at his dazzling best with three of his most memorable game performances.
An independent documentary directed by Bobbito Garcia and Kevin Couliau. The film explores the definition, history, culture, social impact and global influence of New York's outdoor summer basketball scene, the worldwide 'Mecca' of the sport.
What’s a gay boy to do when he’s fallen in love with Cédric, his officially straight best friend? For that in a nutshell is the touching scenario on offer here, only one that gets complicated when the object of Jérôme’s affection seemingly cannot decide which team to bat for, kissing him gay style during their time spent revising maths together, only to rebuke him in school when lessons switch to basketball. Contemplating coming out to his parents and unsure of whether sexually confused Cédric feels the same way about him, life sure isn‘t as easy as doing basketball or mathematics for our boy. Or should that be, being straight or gay
Documentary about the American Basketball Association.
Story of Ranta, always hungry, clumsy and infinitely tall teenage boy (so tall that he could tie a necktie for Giraffes). When the gym teacher at his school invites him to play for a basketball team, Ranta's world is turned upside down. So starts an exciting journey, full of unpredictable adventures with his funny friend/manager Smodlak by his side.
Akane Tachibana and Hitonari Hiiragi were rising stars of high school basketball and bitter rivals on the court. In the past, the only thing keeping each one from being the best was the other. But when Hiiragi is transferred to Kouzu High School, they find themselves as teammates. Will the two masters of the court reconcile their differences in time for the big game against Kokutai, or will Hiiragi switch teams to challenge his rival face to face?
Hosted by Marv Albert & Frank Layden this film demonstrates the best and worst that the NBA has to offer. From Slam Dunks and spectacular shots to spats and spills galore.
Sol Ok is in love with Chol Young. when they ask for his parents' acceptance for their upcoming marriage, she is denied by Chol Young's sports obsessed family for being a mere musician. Can she learn the DPRK state sport of basketball, and win over his family?
Follow the extraordinary lives of a group of female best friends as they juggle the success and stresses of building businesses, battling groupies, and searching for stability in the unstable arena of being the significant other to a basketball superstar.
The Los Angeles based spin-off of Basketball Wives, Basketball Wives LA follows the lives of a group of women with relationships to some of the biggest basketball players in the game.
In the story, Kagami Taiga has just enrolled into Seirin High School when he meets Kuroko Tetsuya of the school's basketball team. Kuroko happens to be the shadowy sixth member of the legendary Generation of Miracles basketball team. Together, Kagami and Kuroko aim to take their team to the inter-high school championship - against Kuroko's former teammates.
Set during the turbulent years of the Japanese occupation until independence, and a few years before the division of Korea into North and South, the story is about the first and last time that Korea had a single, unified national basketball team, which made history by advancing to the quarterfinals of the 1948 London Olympics. The drama follows the loves, conflicts, unity, and emotional victory of young athletes who cling to the sport as the bright spot in the darkness of their times.
NBA Basketballography is a show hosted by Andre Aldridge aired since 2005 replacing Overtime.
The Basketball Show is a television program aired on Basketball TV, hosted by Bill Velasco. The program first aired in 2001 on Radio Philippines Network. It was also the title of CBS Sports' NBA pregame show for the 1990 NBA playoffs, with Pat O'Brien and Bill Raftery. The program was discontinued when CBS lost rights to NBA games after that season.