The 50 Greatest Sneaker Moments In Movies

23. Jake Shuttlesworth Gets The New Jordans

Movie: He Got Game
Sneaker: Nike Air Jordan XIII

How do you win your estranged son's trust? By wearing a killer pair of basketball shoes. Spike's penchant for product placement hadn't diminished in the decade that has had passed since he first depicted MJ sneakers on celluloid, and a scene where an ankle-tagged Denzel visits a sports store and is talked into buying a pair of White/True Reds. Then there's Jesus's Foamposite Pros and Booger's Terra Sertigs — but if we tried to cram that all in, this list would get too Spikecentric.

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