Hoop Dreams

Hoop Dreams

Title: Hoop Dreams

Release: 1994

Rating: 8.3

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 170

Genre: Action,Documentary,Drama,Sport

Hoop Dreams

Release 1994
Rating 8.3
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 170
Genre Action,Documentary,Drama,Sport



This documentary follows two young African-Americans through their high school years as they perfect their skills in basketball in the hopes of getting a college scholarship and eventually play in the NBA. Arthur Agee and William Gates both show great potential and are are actively recruited as they look to enter high school. They start off at the same high school but unable to pay an unexpected bill for tuition fees, Arthur has to withdraw and go to the local public high school. The film follows them through their four years of high school and their trials and tribulations: injuries, slumps and the never ending battle to maintain their grades. Through it all, their hoop dreams continue.

Director :

Steve James

Writer :

Steve James, Frederick Marx

Actors :