Competition Movies

List of the best movies about competitions selected by visitors to our site: Take the Lead, Step Up 2: The Streets, Grand Prix, Soul Surfer, Racetime, Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Need for Speed, Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Take the Lead (2006)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, music
CharactersTeens, Teachers
PlotDancing, On real events, Hip Hop, Music, Competitions
PlaceNew York
StyleFascinating, Inspirational

A former professional dancer volunteers to teach dance in the New York public school system and, while his background first clashes with his students' tastes, together they create a completely new style of dance. Based on the story of ballroom dancer, Pierre Dulane.

Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama, musical, music
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Friends, Mothers, Nephews
PlotDancing, Love, Hip Hop, Music, Competitions
PlaceSchool, USA
StyleLight, Fascinating

When rebellious street dancer Andie lands at the elite Maryland School of the Arts, she finds herself fighting to fit in while also trying to hold onto her old life. When she joins forces with the schools hottest dancer, Chase, to form a crew of classmate outcasts to compete in Baltimore s underground dance battle The Streets.

Grand Prix (1966)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, sport
PlotRacing, Competitions, Rivalry
PlaceItaly, England, Hotels
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Action, Disturbing, Serious

Grand Prix driver Pete Aron is fired by his team after a crash at Monaco that injures his teammate, Scott Stoddard. While Stoddard struggles to recover, Aron begins to drive for another team, and starts dating Stoddard's wife.

Soul Surfer (2011)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, family, biography, sport
CharactersTeens, Surfers, Disabled people, Strong women
PlotOn real events, Sports, Competitions, Surfing
StyleTo cry, Touching, Womens in main roles, Serious

Soul Surfer is the inspiring true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton. Bethany lost her left arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again, through her sheer determination and unwavering faith.Bethany (AnnaSophia Robb) was born to surf. A natural talent who took to the waves at a young age, she was leading an idyllic life on Kauai, participating in national surf competitions with her best friend Alana (Lorraine Nicholson), when everything changed. On Halloween morning, a 14-foot tiger shark came out of nowhere and seemed to shatter all her dreams.Soul Surfer reveals Bethany's fight to recover from her ordeal and how she grappled with the question of her future. Strengthened by the love of her parents, Tom (Dennis Quaid) and Cheri (Helen Hunt), and supported by her youth group leader Sara (Carrie Underwood), Bethany refuses to give in or give up, and begins a bold return to the water.

Racetime (2018)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrecomedy, adventure, cartoon
CharactersChildrens, Friends
PlotRacing, Snow, Competitions, Rivalry
StyleFor children, Light, Cute, Inspirational

A spectacular sled race through the village. Frankie-Four-Eyes and his team, including Sophie as the driver, take on the newcomers: the mysterious and conceited Zac and his athletic cousin Charlie.

Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer (2018)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrefamily, cartoon
CharactersHorses, Deer
PlotDreams, Competitions
StyleFor children, Inspirational

When Blitzen announces his retirement on December 21st, a miniature horse has 3 days to fulfill his lifelong dream of earning a spot on Santa's team at the North Pole try-outs.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersWitch, Dragons, Wizards, Teens, Mermaids
PlotAdventure, Magic, Jealousy, Superpowers, Competitions
PlaceSchool, England, London, Boarding school

Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort lurks, awaiting his chance to destroy Harry and all that he stands for.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersWitch, Wizards, Werewolf, Teachers, Giants
PlotAdventure, Sports, Magic, Ghosts, Supernatural
PlacePrison, School, England, London, Boarding school
StyleWorth watching, Exciting, Gothic, Twisted plot

Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black – and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.

Need for Speed (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France, Philippines
PlotRacing, Cars, Competitions, Pads, Rivalry
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing, Tense, Serious

The film revolves around a local street-racer who partners with a rich and arrogant business associate, only to find himself framed by his colleague and sent to prison. After he gets out, he joins a New York-to-Los Angeles race to get revenge. But when the ex-partner learns of the scheme, he puts a massive bounty on the racer's head, forcing him to run a cross-country gauntlet of illegal racers in all manner of supercharged vehicles.

Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, adventure, cartoon
CharactersDogs, Sharks, Family, Friends, Partners
PlotRacing, Adventure, Competitions, Rivalry, Life
PlaceJungle, Aircraft, Estate, Ocean

After being evicted from their old house by Tom's owner for causing major damage, cat and mouse Tom and Jerry enter a race entitled the "Fabulous Super Race" to win a mansion.

Furious 7 (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersFriends, Partners, Bodyguards
PlotRacing, Cars, Revenge, Chase, Competitions
PlaceMountains, Los Angeles, USA
StyleExciting, For men, Heavy, Disturbing, Serious

Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.

Cars 2 (2011)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon, sport
PlotAdventure, Competitions
PlaceJapan, Italy, London

Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.

Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersSnake, Monkeys, Family, Friends, Pandas
PlotMartial Arts, Adventure, Fate, Competitions, Kung Fu
PlaceChina, Asia
StyleFor children, Good

When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the "chosen one" and trains to become a kung fu hero, but transforming the unsleek slacker into a brave warrior won't be easy. It's up to Master Shifu and the Furious Five -- Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey -- to give it a try.

Ernest Goes to Camp (1987)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, family
CharactersIndians, Teens, Family, Friends, Losers
PlotAdventure, Competitions
PlacePrison, Forest, Summer camp

Ernest, a lovable loser who works as a summer camp handyman and dreams of becoming a guidance councilor, must find a way to inspire a group of juvenile delinquents while stopping a shady strip mining company from closing the camp as well.

Forrest Gump (1994)
Markimdb: 8.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersFriends, Losers, Soldier, Good people
PlotAdventure, Love, War, Sports, Travel
PlaceChina, New York, USA
StyleWorth watching, To cry, Touching, Makes me think, Soulful

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes him. 'Forrest Gump' is the story of a man who rose above his challenges, and who proved that determination, courage, and love are more important than ability.

The Prestige (2006)
Markimdb: 8.5
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersMagician, Wizards, Scammers, Brothers, Twins
PlotLove, Magic, Jealousy, Obsession, Mystery
PlaceEngland, London, Court
Time19th century
StyleWorth watching, Unexpected ending, Fascinating, Atmospheric, Action

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

Legend No. 17 (2013)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, biography, sport
PlotLove, Sports, Hockey, Competitions, Intrigue
PlaceRussia, Spain, Canada, Moscow

Biopic of Russian ice hockey legend Valeri Kharlamov from early childhood, rising to the pinnacle of the sport and his untimely death

The Referee (2013)
Markimdb: 6.6
CountryItaly, Argentina
CharactersFriends, Serial killers, Scientists, Psychologists
PlotLove, Sports, Soccer, Competitions, Depression
PlaceItaly, Islands
StyleAction, Psychological problems

An ambitious soccer referee ends up handling a crucial match between two small Sardinian teams

The Hunger Games (2012)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure
CharactersHeroes, Hunters
PlotMulti-part, Love, Revolution, Death, Survival
PlaceForest, Trains
StyleExciting, Dystopian, Disturbing

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Pitted against highly-trained Tributes who have prepared for these Games their entire lives, Katniss is forced to rely upon her sharp instincts as well as the mentorship of drunken former victor Haymitch Abernathy. If she’s ever to return home to District 12, Katniss must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love. The world will be watching.

On the Beat (2011)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genremelodrama, drama, musical
CharactersTeens, Students
PlotDancing, Love, Relationship, Music, Competitions
PlaceCanada, Australia
StyleTo cry

This is the story Delphine Lamarre, a young woman trying to focus on the way to dance rather than focused on her university studies. It will pass through trials and consequences facing choices.