Sports Films

The Documentary as 'Quality' Sports Television

This article examines the production, marketing, and reception of football films released during the classical Hollywood era – specifically focusing on efforts by the studio to create and market 'realistic' football action.

Manufacturing 'Football Realism' in the Studio Era

This article examines the production, marketing, and reception of football films released during the classical Hollywood era – specifically focusing on efforts by the studio to create and market 'realistic' football action.