Follows the high school careers of two young men from inner-city Chicago as they pursue their dream of playing professional basketball.
"Only 1.2% of college basketball players will be drafted into the NBA each year. This grittting documentary follows how one athlete, Patrick Beverly, defies the odds on making his hoop dreams a reality. Follow Arthur Agee, star to the groundbreaking, Academy Award nominated 1995 documentary, Hoop Dreams, as he examines where his life has carried him over the decade, and take a look at where he is today, as the torch gets passed to the next generation of players. Along the way he mentors and inspires the up-and-coming basketball star, Patrick, who leads his team, the Marshall Commandos, for the first time to the State Finals, and onwards to candidacy in professional basketball"--Container
For years, the passion they shared for winning made Earvin 'Magic' Johnson and Larry Bird the most bitter of rivals. It also made theirs the most compelling rivalry in sports, driving the NBA to new heights of popularity in the 1980s. This all-new documentary tells the riveting story of two superstars who couldn't have been more different, until they forged an unlikely friendship from the superheated rivalry that had always kept them apart.
They may be the best high school basketball team ever. Five future NBA superstars begin a jouney that would take them from local fame to national acclaim. The five fused their talents and with the help of a dedicated coach, they rewrote Ohio basketball history. Now, experience their trials, tribulations and triumphs in this inspirational film about five young men who became more than a team.
Set in the raucous world of urban street basketball, Soul in the Hole tells the true story of notorious New York City street team Kenny's Kings as they play through a long, steamy summer on the asphalt playgrounds.