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This new golf movie has director (Terry Jastrow), star (Jeremy Sumpter) with game

The problem with golf movies often is believability, the result of an actor without sufficient golf skills, for instance, or a screenwriter or director who doesn’t fully understand the game. This is not an issue...
Tuesday, 3/3/2015 at 1:23PM

Two of golf's greatest villains, Shooter McGavin and David Simms, talk about the Oscars

Two legendary actors in the world of cult golf movies -- Don Johnson (“Tin Cup”) and Christopher McDonald (“Happy Gilmore”) -- appeared at a TaylorMade party at the Northern Trust Open on Wednesday to talk about golf...
Friday, 2/20/2015 at 9:04AM
Tenuous golf connection

The Academy Awards shows its anti-golf bias once again

The nominees for the 2015 Academy Awards were announced Thursday morning and do you know what got the shaft? Golf. Again. OK, so this year isn't the best time to complain. There wasn't exactly an...
Thursday, 1/15/2015 at 12:00PM
News & Tours

Tiger's trip to Turkey: The photo shoot edition

By Keely Levins The only things crossing Istanbul's Bosphorous Bridge from 2pm-3pm (local time) were golf balls. About to hit into Europe !! pic.twitter.com/uv8hGpTSpG-- chubby chandler (@chubby6665) November 5, 2013 The Turkish Airlines Open at...
Tuesday, 11/5/2013 at 10:08AM
News & Tours

This is when it's OK to yell at your caddie

By Luke Kerr-Dineen Here at Golf Digest, we obviously don't condone yelling at caddies (on the contrary, most of us were caddies at some point, after all). But watching Bubba Watson snap at his caddie...
Monday, 6/24/2013 at 3:23PM
News & Tours

Trending: The best golf movies

As the Oscar's approach this evening, it's hard not to think of our favorite golf movies throughout the years. Unfortunately, none of them has ever won an Oscar, but that's not a golf-related issue; only...
Sunday, 2/26/2012 at 10:43AM

Our Favorite Golf Movie Scenes

A look at golf's finest moments on the silver screen through the years.
Magazines / Editors' Blog

More readers weigh in on the sorry state of golf cinema.

Golf World's recent Arts Issue covered the generally lame state of golf movie-making, pointing out that most of the successful and palatable movies were comedies ("Happy Gilmore," "Tin Cup," "Caddyshack"). Our reader mail made a...
Tuesday, 9/27/2011 at 3:49PM
Golf Tours & News / Opinion

Bill Fields: Golf And Film Can Be A Challenge To Pair

Why golf movies are rarely as good as the book
November 22, 2010
Golf Courses & Golf Travel

Interview with Michael Waltrip

Michael Waltrip, a NASCAR team owner and driver who won the Daytona 500 in 2001 and '03, compares golf and racing, and explains why he is tired of defending both as sports.
October 2010
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