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Hoop Dreams

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8.3/10
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Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19942h 54mOn: Fandor Mubi The Criterion Channel Tags: High School College Sports Country: America

Every school day, African-American teenagers William Gates and Arthur Agee travel 90 minutes each way from inner-city Chicago to St. Joseph High School in Westchester, Illinois, a predominately white suburban school well-known for the excellence of its basketball program. Gates and Agee dream of NBA stardom, and with the support of their close-knit families, they battle the social and physical obstacles that stand in their way. This acclaimed documentary was shot over the course of five years.Hoop Dreams featuring William Gates and Arthur Agee is streaming on Fandor, streaming with subscription on MUBI, streaming with subscription on Shout! Factory TV (Via Prime Video), and 5 others. It's a documentary and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (22,538 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Fandor, Mubi, Shout Factory TV & 1 other).

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Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#965 Ranked Movie

#2 Ranked in Movies on Mubi

#10 Ranked in Independent Movies

#20 Ranked in College Movies

Hoop Dreams has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (22,538 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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