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Page 2's Top 20 Sports Movies of All-Time

Page 2 ranks the top 20 sports movies of all-time.

Updated: August 28, 2002, 12:36 PM ET

OUR COUNTDOWN: 20 | 19 | 18 | 17 | 16 | 15 | 14 | 13 | 12 | 11 | 10 | 9 | 8 | 7 | 6 | 5 | 4 | 3 | 2 | 1

No. 5: Slap Shot

Year released: 1977.

Cast: Paul Newman, Strother Martin, Michael Ontkean, Lindsay Crouse, Jennifer Warren, David Hanson, Steve Carlson, Jeff Carlson.

What we like: Newman demonstrating how goofball sports movies ought to be done (this should be required viewing for Adam Sandler); the lyrical profanity; the loving evocation of the subculture of ...

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