HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Chris Ryan and Juliet Litman to induct Jerry Maguire into the Sports Movie Hall of Fame. Topics include: Rod Tidwell spin-offs (6:00), Tom Cruise Oscar snubs (12:00), the opening montage (16:00), Jonathan Lipnicki’s pinnacle (22:00), "show me the money" (28:00), the best Cruise movies (35:00), the birth of the modern sports movie (40:00), and Cruise’s romantic-lead chops (45:00).
‘Jerry Maguire’ With Bill Simmons, Juliet Litman, and Chris Ryan
Where does the 1996 film rank among Tom Cruise movies?
The Ridley Scott–directed, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck–cowritten film is a fascinating text full of spectacle and ideas worth chewing on
Desmond also talks about how overcoming homelessness and addiction shaped his worldview and his new book ‘Let My People Vote’
Plus, the guys introduce new awards, including the I’m Not Mad, Just Disappointed Award, as well as The Memento Award for the Player You Must Remind Yourself Never to Start
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Plus, the Jags end their losing streak with a win over the Dolphins in London