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ESPN Films 30 for 30: Collector's Edition (Films 1 - 30) [Blu-ray] (2012)

Wayne Gretzky , Muhammad Ali , John Singleton , Steve Nash  |  NR |  Blu-ray
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  • Actors: Wayne Gretzky, Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan, Tim Richmond, Terry Fox
  • Directors: John Singleton, Steve Nash, Jeff Tremaine, Michael Zimbalist, Jeff Zimbalist
  • Format: Blu-ray, Collector's Edition, NTSC, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 6
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Team Marketing
  • DVD Release Date: June 5, 2012
  • Run Time: 1813 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B007PER746
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #90,182 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Editorial Reviews

ESPN Films presents "30 for 30", a critically acclaimed series of fi lms from some of today's fi nest directors. From Barry Levinson & Peter Berg to Steve James, Brett Morgen and Ice Cube, each filmmaker brings their unique perspective to an extraordinary sports story from the last 30 years. This 6-disc blu-ray set includes all 30 films from the series housed in its own special collector's box with an exclusive ESPN cap.

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70 of 79 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Every sports fan should own this collection June 6, 2011
I purchased this box set after catching a few of these films on TV on ESPN and was taken back by how great these documentaries were. It tells 30 of the most compelling, controversial and tragic stories in all of sports. I've seen about 4 on TV and I'm excited to catch the other 26. This is a perfect gift to give any and all sports fans and for more than 30 hours of great sports history the price is great. A must have.
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32 of 36 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Yes, The Hat Is Nice! June 22, 2011
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Alright, just a quick bit of background as to why I purchased this. Long story short: I was seeking the perfect Father's Day gift. This was it! Actually, I had been eyeing this set for quite some time, but then when I discovered it came packaged with a hat, it was a "no brainer." For those of you wondering, yes, the hat is of nice quality and it is comprised of a rich black color, with the "ESPN" logo in vibrant red color. It is excellent to wear around at sporting events, bars, or anywhere to be quite honest.

As for the documentaries offered in the set, both volumes are included here (films 1-30) and packaged quite nicely I might add. Naturally I haven't been able to watch them all yet, but my father and I have sat down and looked at a good deal of them, and all I have to say is that each-and-every film is extremely well done. Now, I might add, I hadn't seen any of these when they aired on television before purchasing this, but I knew of them, and many of my friends swore they were amazing. Well they were absolutely right, because these videos are filled to the brim with both entertainment and informative learning. There were many times where I found myself stunned at just how much unseen and/or rare footage was used within a great deal of the films (and I still have plenty more to look through). Also, for the older generation, a sense of nostalgia or "I remember when that happened," can definitely be felt when viewing these. It's nice to know that one can easily tell some form of "thought" was put into the production, research, and presentation of these documentaries, and because of that, they truly stand out.

Let's say you were on the fence about purchasing this set though due to consideration of the Blu-Ray set (like I was).
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41 of 50 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent!!! May 19, 2011
By Brad
This was a birthday gift from my girlfriend. I have watched most of the movies but missed a couple. I am excited to sit down and watch the ones I missed. So far my favorite is probably "The Two Escobars". I am still amazed with some of the footage and interviews ESPN was able to get for some of these films. Looks like I have about 30 things to do this summer.
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13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A must have in any sports fan's library June 14, 2011
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I've caught a couple of these when they aired and just purchased the full set. These in-depth stories are "required reading" for big sports buffs and I can't wait to catch the ones I missed. A perfect gift for the sports lover in your family or for yourself, you can't go wrong with these.

Update: Now that I've watched more of the series, it's amazing how far in-depth some of the stories go. As a Baltimore Ravens fan I knew the story of the Colts leaving in the middle of the night and the band, but exactly how the band was able to keep their uniforms and the details of the story are amazing. Also seeing some of the raw emotion that still lingers is just amazing. Hands down, these are the best documentaries I've ever watched.
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars 27 for 30? August 25, 2012
Not quite the entire season - would really like to see the Jimmy the Greek episode - why are 3 shows missing??
3 stars in memory of the fallen ;)
Otherwise - tremendous stuff.
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Not just for sports fans April 8, 2012
By LarryO
First, let me say that I'm a guy that doesn't really like sports. I mean I almost never sit down and watch any kind of game on TV, or go to a sporting event, or know what other guys are talking about when the subject of baseball, football, or basketball comes up. I could name a couple of players in every sport, the ones that everyone else knows, but that is it. So that said, I think this set is nothing short of great. I love documentaries that are well made and take you into a world that you don't know about in a way that makes it fascinating. I've watched documentaries on scrabble, spelling bees, or competitive crossword puzzles and loved them. Most stories have taken an aspect of some sport and told a story that has drawn me in almost immediately. Usually it is an interesting part of a much larger picture. For instance, I know who Wayne Gretzky, the hockey player, is and I have a vague recollection of him coming to the US, but I never knew the story of how it affected the people of Edmonton and all of the drama behind it. Also very interesting to hear him talk about it now. So in summary, I would recommend this set to anyone, man or woman, in the knowledge that they would enjoy it as much as me once they got started. If you are any kind of a real sports fan, you should already have this.
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24 of 31 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars ESPN 30 x 30 Is Solid Entertainment June 8, 2011
These represent the BEST sports documentaries since "Hoop Dreams." The one on high school phenom Marcus Dupree is outstanding, heartbreaking American stuff. Watch these and you will learn about America.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Sheer quality June 22, 2011
By Michael
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I'd been waiting for what seemed like an age for this series to come to dvd and this boxset is exactly what I was after. The series covers a wide range of moments spanning multiple sports in a set that's sure to suck you in. I don't think even being a die hard sports fan is necessary because the way the moments are presented they're a story in themselves. I can't recommend the series or this set highly enough. Do yourself a favor and check it out, you'll be glad you did.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars passion for the game
Informative , very emotional piece, really tales you back to that defining moment of Hank Gathers. It is going back in time with great detail and emotion.
Published 3 days ago by Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars fantastic in every way
Reality is freshly and professionally presented
KUDOS to production and editing crews
Can not wait to finish all the episodes when time permits
Published 3 days ago by RICHARD MAYNERT
3.0 out of 5 stars Okay
Could have been summed up in 30 minutes. Interesting but did not need an hour to cover this topic from history.
Published 10 days ago by Gizmo
5.0 out of 5 stars Watch it anytime
Addicting I couldn't stop watching it, what made it better was that it taught me so many things I didn't know
Published 12 days ago by Matthew
5.0 out of 5 stars Unbelievable intensity of focus!
Incredible! More than words can express. The skateboarder and the Pacers' player were each remarkable for their descriptions of the uniqueness of the human spirit in extremis.
Published 13 days ago by George Stewart
5.0 out of 5 stars espn films 30 for 30 film favorites collection
I am happy with my recent purchase of the espn films 30 for 30 film favorites collection dvd set, it contains 6 cd's of a lot of great stories and athletes over the years. Read more
Published 14 days ago by anthony harris
5.0 out of 5 stars LOVE!
Great series, love to see things from the athlete's point of view and see things that happen in their home and private lives.
Published 18 days ago by amyISrad
5.0 out of 5 stars Good for men and women
Very interesting for both me and my husband. It's sometimes hard for us to find something we both like so it was definitely a great find.
Published 21 days ago by Veronica Greear
5.0 out of 5 stars The Best of Sports Documentaries!
These stories are engrossing, interesting, entertaining, educating and most of all, very well produced! I would recommend to buy this and show your teenagers!
Published 27 days ago by Kimmy Jorna
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome Gift for him
My boyfriend loved them now he is hinting to get the entire collection. 30 for 30 completely exceeded our expectations.
Published 1 month ago by Toni
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