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Movies help athletes in a variety of ways. They provide relaxation and entertainment; relieve the stress of athletic competition and academics; offer opportunities for team-building; and inspire and motivate with depictions of the lives of elite athletes. Follow STACK's movie section for suggestions on what to see in theaters, pop into your DVD player, or stream online.

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MI6 Film by 'Wrath of the Titans' Writer in the Works

MI6 has fascinated generations and now an origin story of this British spy agency is headed for the big screen. The script for this movie, titled...

Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper and Robert De Niro Team Up for 'Joy'

The big screen biopic Joy, about entrepreneur and Miracle Mop inventor Joy Mangano, is inspiring and much, much more. Her story highlights the struggl...

Kevin Bacon Will Star in TV Adaptation of 'Tremors'

Kevin Bacon is set to star in a television adaptation of his 1990 feature film Tremors. In addition to reprising his role as Valentine McKee, Bacon wi...

Emma Stone Takes on Steve Carell in Tennis Flick 'Battle of the Sexes'

Emma Stone will portray tennis great Billie Jean King in the sports comedy Battle of the Sexes. Steve Carell will play the role of retired Wimbledon c...

Kenneth Branagh to Direct Remake of Thriller 'Murder On the Orient Express'

Actor-filmmaker Kenneth Branagh has signed on to direct a remake of the classic mystery thriller, Murder on the Orient Express. The original 1974 film...

Liam Neeson to Star in Watergate Thriller 'Felt'

Liam Neeson is set to play Mark Felt, the Watergate scandal informant, in the historical spy thriller Felt. In 2005, after 30 years of speculation, Bo...

Brad Pitt Is Developing 'Illuminae' Adaptation

Brad Pitt is joining forces with Warner Bros. to develop a big screen adaptation of the new bestselling sci-fi novel Illuminae, by award-winning autho...

Casey Affleck Teams With Joaquin Phoenix for a Western Movie

Casey Affleck is on board to direct a western entitled Far Bright Star. Joaquin Phoenix, whose sister Summer, is married to Affleck, will star in the ...

Is a 'Fast & Furious' Cinematic Universe in the Works?

It appears likely that a cinematic universe will emerge from the Fast & Furious movie franchise. According to insiders at Universal, the studio and th...

Movie 'The Girl in the Spider's Web' In the Works

A follow-up to the big screen thriller The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo is in the works. Surprisingly, it's not an adaptation of the sequel, The Girl...

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