Sports movies have become a special genre of their own. More often than not, viewers find themselves rooting not only for the protagonist, but also for his whole team. Furthermore, it is hard to deny the swell of victory that comes from watching the underdog pull through–and sports films tend to be the ultimate underdog stories. Though some may say a few of these films suffer from a formulaic plot or overly saccharine, “feel-good” atmosphere, it doesn’t stop fans from watching and re-watching these cult classics. So what’s your favorite? Read on to learn more about some of the best sports movies of all time.