Every school day, African-American teenagers William Gates and Arthur Agee travel 90 minutes each way from inner-city Chicago to St. Joseph High School in Westchester, Illinois, a predominately white suburban school well-known for the excellence of its basketball program. Gates and Agee dream of NBA stardom, and with the support of their close-knit families, they battle the social and physical obstacles that stand in their way. This acclaimed documentary was shot over the course of five years.
Frequent questions about Hoop Dreams
Where can I watch the Hoop Dreams on the Web?
You can watch the Hoop Dreams online at Cinemax Amazon Channel, Apple iTunes, HBO Now Amazon Channel, HBO Go, Amazon Video, Fandor Amazon Channel, Mubi Amazon Channel, YouTube, Google Play Movies, Kanopy, Fandor, HBO Now, DIRECTV
Who directed the Hoop Dreams?
The movie director is Steve James
Who starred in the Hoop Dreams?
William Gates, Arthur Agee, Steve James played the leading parts in the Hoop Dreams
How long does the movie last?
The running time of the Hoop Dreams is 174 minutes
What are the age-restrictions for the Hoop Dreams?
The Hoop Dreams has a "PG-13" film rating.