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# reel-stories - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Ceasefire Massacre
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Sports Film of the Week: Ceasefire Massacre

Jun 15th 2014, 9:30 PM 3,633 Views 6 Comments

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the Loughinisland tragedy.

# reel-stories - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Who is Zlatan?
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: Who is Zlatan?

Jun 1st 2014, 9:30 PM 5,547 Views 3 Comments

Spoiler alert: He plays football quite well.

# reel-stories - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Short Game
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Sports Film of the Week: The Short Game

May 18th 2014, 9:45 PM 3,081 Views 2 Comments

Stick your feet up and let a bunch of seven-year-old kids make you wonder about your misspent youth.

# reel-stories - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Bicycle Dreams
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: Bicycle Dreams

May 11th 2014, 9:30 PM 3,161 Views 0 Comments

Here’s another one for you to add to the “must-see” pile.

# reel-stories - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Next Goal Wins
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Sports Film of the Week: Next Goal Wins

May 4th 2014, 9:30 PM 5,525 Views 1 Comment

They’re one of the worst teams in the world, but here’s how American Samoa aimed higher.

# reel-stories - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Other Final
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Sports Film of the Week: The Other Final

Apr 27th 2014, 9:30 PM 7,055 Views 0 Comments

In this World Cup year, dust off this documentary about the 2002 ‘final’ between the world’s worst footballing nations.

# reel-stories - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Doctor
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Sports Film of the Week: The Doctor

Apr 20th 2014, 9:30 PM 5,957 Views 2 Comments

Chronicling the career of basketball icon, Dr. J Julius Erving. Get on it.

# reel-stories - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Sports Film Of the Week: Nine Innings From Ground Zero
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Sports Film Of the Week: Nine Innings From Ground Zero

Apr 13th 2014, 9:30 PM 5,309 Views 0 Comments

Watch all of this week’s film here.

# reel-stories - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: CITY! A Club in Crisis
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Sports Film of the Week: CITY! A Club in Crisis

Apr 6th 2014, 9:30 PM 6,222 Views 1 Comment

Take a trip down memory lane with the classic football doc from the archives.

# reel-stories - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: 12 O'Clock Boys
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Sports Film of the Week: 12 O'Clock Boys

Mar 30th 2014, 9:30 PM 6,589 Views 6 Comments

Here’s one you should keep an eye out for.

# reel-stories - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg
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Sports Film of the Week: The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg

Mar 23rd 2014, 9:30 PM 3,564 Views 0 Comments

If you haven’t heard the story of ‘Hammerin’ Hank’, you’re in for a treat.

# reel-stories - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Running for Jim
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Sports Film of the Week: Running for Jim

Mar 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 5,230 Views 2 Comments

Grab the popcorn and prepare to be inspired by this week’s pick.

# reel-stories - Thursday 27 February, 2014

ROG and Páidí Ó Sé documentaries to battle it out for Irish sports film prize
# And The Nominees Are...
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ROG and Páidí Ó Sé documentaries to battle it out for Irish sports film prize

Feb 27th 2014, 5:00 PM 9,831 Views 17 Comments

Also shortlisted for this year’s IFTAs are films about the story of Irish cricket and basketball in the 1980s.

# reel-stories - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Off the Rez
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Sports Film of the Week: Off the Rez

Feb 23rd 2014, 9:30 PM 3,578 Views 2 Comments

This week’s pick is described as “a femme-focused, Native American Hoop Dreams.” Eh, yes please.

# reel-stories - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: An Exile's home in The Bronx
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Sports Film of the Week: An Exile's home in The Bronx

Feb 16th 2014, 9:30 PM 12,295 Views 5 Comments

The 2012 documentary charts New York’s ambitious drive to make an impact in the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship.

# reel-stories - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Lymelight - The Story of Angeli VanLaanen
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Sports Film of the Week: Lymelight - The Story of Angeli VanLaanen

Feb 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 3,106 Views 0 Comments

The American freeskier, who is competing at the Winter Olympics, was misdiagnosed for 14 years before discovering she had Lyme disease.

# reel-stories - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: United
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: United

Feb 8th 2014, 9:30 PM 5,906 Views 5 Comments

It will be the best 90 minutes of football you’ll watch all week.

# reel-stories - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: The Tale of Gatti-Ward
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: The Tale of Gatti-Ward

Feb 2nd 2014, 9:30 PM 5,802 Views 7 Comments

While you’re waiting up for the Super Bowl, relive one of of boxing’s defining trilogies.

# reel-stories - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Sports Film of the Week: Ireland’s Grand Slam Journey 2009
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Sports Film of the Week: Ireland’s Grand Slam Journey 2009

Jan 26th 2014, 9:30 PM 11,507 Views 13 Comments

The memories will come flooding back.

# reel-stories - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Film set to be made about Roy Keane's childhood
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Film set to be made about Roy Keane's childhood

Jan 15th 2014, 8:48 PM 22,448 Views 57 Comments

The big question is… who’s going to star in the lead role?

# reel-stories - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: The Good, the Bad and the Rugby
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: The Good, the Bad and the Rugby

Dec 29th 2013, 9:30 PM 6,178 Views 1 Comment

We go old school this week with the behind-the-scenes doc of the 1989 All Blacks’ tour to Ireland and Wales.

# reel-stories - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: Undefeated
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: Undefeated

Dec 22nd 2013, 9:15 PM 5,867 Views 1 Comment

Getting from the wrong side of the tracks to the playoffs.

# reel-stories - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: No Más
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: No Más

Dec 15th 2013, 9:35 PM 3,918 Views 8 Comments

Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran meet three decades from an infamous fight in New Orleans.

# reel-stories - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: This Is What They Want
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: This Is What They Want

Dec 8th 2013, 9:30 PM 3,768 Views 2 Comments

Jimmy Connors won five straight matches at age 39 to reach the last four at Flushing Meadow. This is that story.

# reel-stories - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: The Sonny Bill Williams Story
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: The Sonny Bill Williams Story

Dec 1st 2013, 9:30 PM 19,093 Views 5 Comments

Watch, listen, feel inadequate.

# reel-stories - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: Gotta Dance
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: Gotta Dance

Nov 24th 2013, 9:30 PM 2,063 Views 0 Comments

The New Jersey Nets introduce the world to the NBA’s first-ever senior citizen dance group.

# reel-stories - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Sports film of the week: Hawaiian -- The Legend Of Eddie Aikau
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From The42
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Sports film of the week: Hawaiian -- The Legend Of Eddie Aikau

Nov 17th 2013, 9:30 PM 3,628 Views 2 Comments

If you’ve never heard the story of Eddie Aikau, now is a good time to start.

# reel-stories - Monday 11 November, 2013

Corbett and Cadogan to star in new RTE GAA documentary
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From The42
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Corbett and Cadogan to star in new RTE GAA documentary

Nov 11th 2013, 7:45 PM 8,360 Views 9 Comments

‘Skin In The Game’ will be aired Wednesday night on RTÉ 2.

# reel-stories - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: Slammin' Sam
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: Slammin' Sam

Nov 10th 2013, 9:30 PM 7,677 Views 5 Comments

This documentary takes a look at the emotional journey of rugby league player Sam Burgess and his three brothers.

# reel-stories - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Sports film of the week: 30 Days in May
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From The42
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Sports film of the week: 30 Days in May

Nov 3rd 2013, 9:30 PM 5,103 Views 0 Comments

This week’s documentary goes behind the scenes with Floyd Mayweather in the month leading up to his 2012 jail term for battery.

# reel-stories - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Sports film of the week: Pretty Sweet
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From The42
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Sports film of the week: Pretty Sweet

Oct 27th 2013, 9:30 PM 2,088 Views 0 Comments

Yes, it’s a skateboarding film — but it might just be one of the most beautiful skateboarding films ever made.

# reel-stories - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: The Book Of Manning
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Sports Film Of The Week: The Book Of Manning

Oct 20th 2013, 9:30 PM 4,352 Views 1 Comment

‘One family’s story seems so surreal, it reads like a fairytale,” explains narrator John Goodman.

# reel-stories - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Watch the new ITV documentary on Cristiano Ronaldo
# Real Story
From The42
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Watch the new ITV documentary on Cristiano Ronaldo

Oct 17th 2013, 9:00 PM 4,760 Views 1 Comment

‘Football Superstar’ aired recently and features interviews from the Portuguese captain’s old coaches and former team-mates.

# reel-stories - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: Doin’ It In The Park
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: Doin’ It In The Park

Oct 13th 2013, 10:00 PM 4,629 Views 2 Comments

This one looks a winner.

# reel-stories - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: I'm from Hollywood
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: I'm from Hollywood

Oct 6th 2013, 9:28 PM 1,911 Views 0 Comments

Andy Kaufman’s crazy ride in the world of professional wrestling.

# reel-stories - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: Madness in the Desert
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: Madness in the Desert

Sep 29th 2013, 8:47 PM 2,135 Views 0 Comments

‘If you get stuck, you’re on your own.’

# reel-stories - Sunday 22 September, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: The Crash Reel
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: The Crash Reel

Sep 22nd 2013, 9:30 PM 1,262 Views 0 Comments

The latest movie in our series looks at the story of snowboarder Kevin Pearce.

# reel-stories - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: Que Sera Sera!
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From The42
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Sports Film Of The Week: Que Sera Sera!

Sep 8th 2013, 9:15 PM 3,415 Views 3 Comments

Watch an hour and a half film about Ireland’s 1990 qualification journey right here and now, Ireland.

# reel-stories - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: Once In A Lifetime (The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos)
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: Once In A Lifetime (The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos)

Aug 25th 2013, 9:30 PM 4,926 Views 1 Comment

Soccer hits 1970s New York in a superb documentary that charts the rise and fall of a sporting supernova.

# reel-stories - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: Without Bias
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From The42
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Sports Film of the Week: Without Bias

Aug 18th 2013, 9:30 PM 3,138 Views 2 Comments

The story of the man who could have been the greatest basketball player ever.