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Top 10 basketball movies at the box office

A look at the top 10 grossing basketball movies at the domestic box office. The list is ordered from 10-to-1.

Photo Credit: Walt Disney Pictures

"AIR BUD"
Release date: Aug. 1, 1997
Opening weekend gross: $4,878,632
Total gross: $23,144,499
Cast: Michael Jeter, Kevin Zegers, Wendy Makkena and Buddy
Director: Charles Martin Smith

Photo Credit: AP

"LOVE & BASKETBALL"
Release date: April 21, 2000
Opening weekend gross: $8,139,180
Total gross: $27,459,615
Cast: Sanaa Lathan, Omar Epps, Glenndon Chatman and Regina Hall
Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood

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"HOOSIERS"
Release date: Nov, 14, 1986
Opening weekend gross: $220,068
Total gross: $28,607,524
Cast: Gene Hackman, Barbara Hershey and Dennis Hopper
Director: David Anspaugh

Photo Credit: AP

"EDDIE"
Release date: May 31, 1996
Opening weekend gross: $8,041,972
Total gross: $31,387,164
Cast: Whoopi Goldberg, Frank Langella, Dennis Farina, John Salley, Rick Fox and several other NBA players
Director: Steve Rash

Photo Credit: Frank Masi

"SEMI-PRO"
Release date: Feb. 29, 2008
Opening weekend gross: $15,075,114
Total gross: $33,479,698
Cast: Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, Andre Benjamin, Will Arnett and Andy Richter
Director: Kent Alterman

Photo Credit: Frank Connor

"GLORY ROAD"
Release date: Jan. 13, 2006
Opening weekend gross: $13,594,734
Total gross: $42,647,449
Cast: Josh Lucas, Derek Luke, Austin Nichols and Jon Voight
Director: James Gartner

Photo Credit: AP

"LIKE MIKE"
Release date: July 3, 2002
Opening weekend gross: $12,179,420
Total gross: $51,432,760
Cast: Bow Wow, Jonathan Lipnicki, Morris Chestnut, Eugene Levy and Brenda Song
Director: John Schultz

Photo Credit: Paramount Pictures

"COACH CARTER"
Release date: Jan. 14, 2005
Opening weekend gross: $24,182,961
Total gross: $67,264,877
Cast: Samuel L. Jackson, Rob Brown, Ribert Ri'chard, Channing Tatum and Ashanti
Director: Thomas Carter

Photo Credit: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

"WHITE MEN CAN'T JUMP"
Release date: March 27, 1992
Opening weekend gross: $14,711,124
Total gross: $76,253,806
Cast: Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Rosie Perez and Tyra Ferrell
Director: Ron Shelton

Photo Credit: AP

"SPACE JAM"
Release date: Nov. 15, 1996
Opening weekend gross: $27,528,529
Total gross: $90,418,342
Cast: Michael Jordan, Wayne Knight, Theresa Randle, Bill Murray and a slew of NBA stars
Director: Joe Pytka

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