Our crack team of sports historians and scientists at MegaDeluxe thought long and hard about this category. (Yes there was blood spilled, and some ribald language tossed around). But finally, here’s the official list: Top Five Funniest Sports Movies Of The Seventies. Although they were considered, in the end our judges dropped The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh and Fastbreak from the list.
We also considered Rollerball – but in the end we confirmed this particular sci-fi/action movie is generally thought of as a James Caan post-Godfather-cashing-in-your-soul-and-integrity-for-butt-loads-of-money-vehicle.
Breaking Away (1979)
Slap Shot (1977) Warning: Salty Language
The Bad News Bears (1976)
The Longest Yard (1974)
MegaDeluxe Sports :: Top Five Funniest Sports Movies Of The 70’s
• Breaking Away (1979)
• Semi-Tough (1977)
• Slap Shot (1977)
• The Bad News Bears (1976)
• The Longest Yard (1974)