Hoop Dreams

One of the most widely discussed and well-received documentaries of the decade, HOOP DREAMS is a powerful and moving film that intimately chronicles the lives of two Chicago teenagers as they struggle with the pressures of potential basketball stardom. For five years, independent filmmakers Steve James, Frederick Marx, and Peter Gilbert recorded both the...read more

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Hoop Dreams - Official Trailer
01:57 — Acclaimed documentary about two talented inner city kids trying to use basketball to escape the mean streets of their tough Chicago neighborhood.
Hoop Dreams - Trailer
01:28 — Acclaimed documentary about two talented inner city kids trying to use basketball to escape the mean streets of their tough Chicago neighborhood.
Q & A VIII
04:31 — Eighth part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A VII
04:31 — Seventh part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A V
04:31 — Fifth part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A XI
03:57 — Eleventh part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A VI
04:31 — Sixth part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A X
03:21 — Tenth part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A IV
04:31 — Fourth part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A I
04:31 — First part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A IX
04:31 — Ninth part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A II
04:31 — Second part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.
Q & A III
04:31 — Third part of the question and answer session for Hoop Dreams at the Lincoln Center in NY.

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  • Released: 1994
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: One of the most widely discussed and well-received documentaries of the decade, HOOP DREAMS is a powerful and moving film that intimately chronicles the lives of two Chicago teenagers as they struggle with the pressures of potential basketball stardom. For… (more)

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