Top 10 awesome movies like Paper Lion that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Paper Lion and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Alex March, Alan Alda and Lauren Hutton . Here goes the list -

  1. The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh
  2. Second Wind
  3. The Club
  4. The Great MacArthy
  5. Blue Skies Again
  6. Mike Bassett: England Manager
  7. The Kid from Left Field
  8. The Sporting Club
  9. Hold That Co-ed
  10. Hold 'Em Jail
  1. The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh

    The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh

    The Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania basketball team is hopeless. Maybe with the aid of an astrologer, and some new astrologically compatible players, they can become winners.

    This movie, created by Gilbert Moses, Julius Erving and Jonathan Winters, scores 5.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

    You can watch this on Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Video, Microsoft Store and Youtube.

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  2. Second Wind

    Second Wind

    A successful executive and family man takes up jogging for a hobby. Soon his desire to excel as a long distance runner interferes with his career and marriage.

    This movie, created by Donald Shebib, James Naughton and Lindsay Wagner, scores 5.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

  3. The Club

    The Club

    Boardroom and dressing-room intrigues spill on to the field at the Australian Rules football club.

    This movie, created by Bruce Beresford, Jack Thompson and Graham Kennedy, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Sport | Comedy

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

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  4. The Great MacArthy

    The Great MacArthy

    Macarthy is a country football player who is kidnapped by the South Melbourne Football Club and made a star player in the city.

    This movie, created by David Baker, John Jarratt and Judy Morris, scores 5.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

  5. Blue Skies Again

    Blue Skies Again

    A hard-hitting, fast, sure-handed baseball player tries to break into the sport by applying for a spot on a minor-league team. The only problem is that the player is female, which engenders resistance and resentment among many players and officials.

    This movie, created by Richard Michaels, Harry Hamlin and Mimi Rogers, scores 5.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

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  6. Mike Bassett: England Manager

    Mike Bassett: England Manager

    The manager of England's national football unexpectedly succumbs to a heart attack, and suddenly the search is on for a replacement. Most people who seem qualified for the position have the...

    This movie, created by Steve Barron, Ricky Tomlinson and Amanda Redman, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Comedy | Sport

    You can watch this on Tubi Tv.

  7. The Kid from Left Field

    The Kid from Left Field

    Coop's an ex-ballplayer is now a peanut vendor, who takes too much of an interest in the game. But he's passed on his craze for baseball to his son, Christie. When his dad gets fired, Chris makes friends with the former team owner's niece (and her boyfriend Pete), and not only gets his dad's job back, but a batboy position for himself. With his dad's help, Christie begins to make a few suggestions here and there. And as a publicity stunt, the team makes him their youngest manager on record. But when Chris gets sick, Coop has to come to the rescue.

    This movie, created by Harmon Jones, Dan Dailey and Anne Bancroft, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

    You can watch this on Youtube, Fandangonow, Amazon Video, Google Play Movies and Vudu.

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  8. The Sporting Club

    The Sporting Club

    The new groundskeeper at the Centennial Sporting Club decides to do something about the very odd goings-on there.

    This movie, created by Larry Peerce, Robert Fields and Nicolas Coster, scores 5.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama | Sport | Comedy

  9. Hold That Co-ed

    Hold That Co-ed

    While running for governor a politician aids a needy college by plotting to assure victory for their football team. Though to be a parody of Huey Long and his machine.

    This movie, created by George Marshall, John Barrymore and George Murphy, scores 6.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

  10. Hold 'Em Jail

    Hold 'Em Jail

    Two yokels are framed and sent to prison, but wind up playing football on the warden's championship team.

    This movie, created by Norman Taurog, Bert Wheeler and Robert Woolsey, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Sport | Comedy

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