Tap Into Sports Movies With These Secret Codes From Netflix

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What can I say, I’m a sucker for great sports movies. And I feel like I grew up watching some really great ones: Slap Shot, Major League, Wildcats, all kinds of great stuff.

And the good sports movies seem to keep on coming, too.

That’s why we want to share these Netflix codes with you that specifically let you browse sports movies by genre.

To access each of these individual categories, sign into Netflix and replace the “xxx” in this web address (www.netflix.com/browse/genre/xxx) with the corresponding code number below OR just click directly on the links we provided.

Now it’s time to dive in to some great sports flicks!


1. Sports Comedies (5286)

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Sports movies are best served with a side of humor. Do you want to laugh while you watch athletes doing their thing?

This code will let you watch such films as Jerry Maguire, Holy Goalie, and Hot Rod.

2. Sports Documentaries (180)

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There are a lot of good sports documentaries out there.

Some of the docs you can watch when you use this secret code are The Mind of Aaron Hernandez, Conor McGregor: Notorious, and Senna.

3. Sports Dramas (7243)

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I can think of a lot of great dramatic films that revolve around sports: Hoosiers, Rudy, and Prefontaine, to name a few.

With this secret code, you’ll be able to watch the great hockey film Miracle, Indian Horse, and Ultras, among many others.

4. Baseball Movies (12339)

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Obviously, the MLB season is postponed right now, so we all need to get our baseball fix somewhere, right?

With this code, you can watch The Natural, Major League II, and The Battered Bastards of Baseball, among others.

5. Football Movies (12803)

You ready to get your gridiron on? I know I am!

If you want to watch some football movies using this code, you can watch GreaterThe 4th Company, and of course, the classic Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.

6. Boxing Movies (12443)

I love boxing movies! And there are a lot of good ones out there to choose from.

Using this code, you can enjoy such films as  The Brawler, Counterpunch, and

7. Soccer Movies (12549)

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Soccer is the most popular sport in the entire world, so it makes sense that there are a lot of films dedicated to this wonderful game.

The Soccer Movies secret code allows you to watch such films from around the world as Summer ’92, The Perfect Day, Concrete Football, and Ultras.

8. Martial Arts, Boxing & Wrestling (6695)

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If the fight game is more your speed, you’ll want to check out this category.

By using this code, you can watch Team Foxcatcher, Beyond the Mat, and the series Fightworld.

9. Basketball Movies (12762)

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I don’t know about you, but I’m really sad that the NCAA tournament was canceled this year. My Kansas Jayhawks looked like they had a great chance to be national champions this year but the world has pretty much come to a halt right now.

But you can still enjoy some basketball films with this secret code. Enjoy such titles as Above the Rim, High Flying Bird, and the documentary #Rucker50.

Now you can get your sports on!

One recommendation Netflix, if you’re listening…can we please get a Hockey Movies category sometime soon? Please and thank you!

Do you have any recommendations for other great sports movies that you’re a big fan of?

Let us know in the comments, please!