Film/TV

5 Netflix Sports Movies to Watch in July

Netflix

Looking for something to do while the heat melts your very being? I know I am, so of course I turned to Netflix for some movie suggestions. These sports-based movies are new to Netflix as of July, so check them out. There are other sports movies too, but these are the newest additions and their synopses: Best in Show (2000) …

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GLOW — I’m late to the party, but what a party!

GLOW

I’m a little late to the GLOW party, but trust me I had good reason. That being said, I didn’t think there could be too many articles on this new NETFLIX television show. The more viewers we can get watching it, the more it guarantees that this show will be around for awhile. I’ll be honest with that when I …

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Ice Cube to Develop Dock Ellis Movie, & Other News

dock ellis

Sports news in films, on television and in books!

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The Sandlot Writer David Mickey Evans Talks to GMS

The Sandlot

David Mickey Evans is finished writing another movie about baseball and friendship.

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The Real Problem with Pitch Part 2

Oh yeah. I have more words about Fox’s Pitch and the, literal, fumbling of the ball. When I last left off we had just learned the San Diego Padres have the most innefective and useless minor league organization in the history of professional baseball.  How else can we explain the fact that only one player of the Padres’ 25-man active …

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The Real Problem with Pitch Part 1

Every year when we reach the cancel/renew portion of the television network schedule, I always lose a friend. It never fails, mainly because I have oddball tastes. Usually the fact I legitimately like it, like No Tomorrow, Making History or Frequency means it’s doomed from the start. I’ve come to expect it, so I do feel empathy for fans of …

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NFL Players Tackle Reading

tackle reading

When I heard about Tackle Reading, I had to give them a shout out.  As a writer and a lover of books, I am so happy to spread the word when anyone is doing something to help children love books and reading. There are 45 athletes, including NFL athletes — including from the Washington Redskins — who have contributed to Tackle Reading. …

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Sports Stars’ Risky Career Swaps

career swaps

Sports Stars’ Risky Career Swaps — Okay, say it with me …. Can you smelllllllllllllllllllll, what the Rock (our future Mr. President) is cooking?! The other day Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson said that running for president of the United States in 2020 might be a real possibility (and if you missed it, Mick Foley endorsed him! Can we have this …

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Why Pitch Should Be Saved – With Some Changes

Pitch

When I first saw Pitch, I was excited that there was a television show with a strong female character in a sports role. There aren’t many television shows like this — go ahead and name one recently because I had trouble and had to ask for some brainstorming help — so this one had high expectations for me. After seeing that …

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NFL Superfan Rides 25,000 Miles to Glory

25,000 Miles to Glory

31 NFL Stadiums in 16 Weeks!

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