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Steve James Statele Unite, 1994

Liviu Cozma's rating of the film Hoop Dreams

(4.5) Turns out to be much more than a simple portait of kids with dreams of basketball, actually reaching far outside this frame to show a complex and harsh reality with echoes that are more or less present in all our lives. Easily the best sports movie I've ever seen and the one that most pregnantly has much more to say from the rare few that even possess this quality.