Picture from Hoop Dreams
Overall B+

This documentary follows the Hoop Dreams of some aspiring basketball players from inner-city Chicago.

Violence A
Sexual Content A
Profanity C
Substance Use --

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for drug content and some strong language.

Talk to your kids about…

Hoop Dreams

What do you learn by watching these boys try to make it to the NBA? Does the fact that neither of them saw their hoop dreams come to fruition lessen the importance of the message?