Happy Gilmore

Directed By: Dennis Dugan Starring: Adam Sandler

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One of the better golf comedies

on 5/26/2012

I've alway enjoyed this movie despite the stupidity of some of it. You know a movie is a part of pop culture when signs at driving ranges still ask for "no happy gilmores". It may not be up there with caddyshack, but this movie is definately a classic of the genre.

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A rejected hockey player puts his skills to the golf course to save his grandmother's house.


Studio Universal
SKU 40719316
UPC 025192544224
UPC 14 00025192544224
Format DVD
Release Date 8/23/2005
Rating Rating
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Editors Note
Note A would-be hockey player who unfortunately can't skate transforms his slap-shot into a 400-yard golf drive in this slapstick comedy. Joining the pro tour to win enough money to get his grandma's house out of hock, this unsportsmanlike sportsman enrages the staid establishment with his on-course shenanigans.
Plot Summary
Summary When Happy Gilmore, a would-be hockey player, hits a golf ball over 400 yards, he realizes that his true calling lies in that sport. So, to help his grandma regain her home from the IRS, he trades in his stick and puck for a 5-iron and a tee, and enters the PGA tour. To prepare for this new career, Gilmore hires Chubbs, an ex-golf pro. | Happy's "Generation X" status, and his wild, boisterous antics on the green, shake up the stuffy golf world -- particularly when groups of rowdy hockey fans show up at tournaments to cheer Happy on. This dismays Shooter, an arrogant pro who is exasperated with Happy... and will do anything to get rid of him. | Can Happy elude Shooter's conspiratorial clutches? And if so, can he win enough money to save his grandma?
Entertainment Weekly "Sandler literally throws himself into this tailor-made showcase..." 07/19/1996 p.84
Dennis Dugan
Adam Sandler
Cast & Crew
Adam Sandler - Actor
Adam Sandler - Writer
Arthur Albert - Director of Photography
Bob Barker - Actor
Carl Weathers - Actor
Christopher McDonald - Actor
Dennis Dugan - Director
Julie Bowen - Actor
Kevin Nealon - Actor
Mark Mothersbaugh - Musical Score
Richard Kiel - Actor
Robert Simonds - Producer
Tim Herlihy - Writer
Technical Info
Original Release Date 1996
Catalog ID 25442
UPC 00025192544224
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 92 minutes
Color Color
Original Language English
Available Subtitles English, French
Available Audio Tracks English [CC], English, French Dubbed, Spanish Dubbed
Aspect Ratio
Widescreen  1.85:1
MTV Award (1996) Adam Sandler, Bob Barker, Winner, Best Fight
ReviewSource San Francisco Chronicle
Review It may smell awful from a distance, especially if you have low tolerance for lowbrow humor, but this yarn about an unlikely golf star is fairly painless... Sandler has a brash, funky charm and a gift for funny voices that he uses to good advantage here. His basic shtick may be limited, but preteen boys, especially, should love this flick.
Reviewer Edward Guthmann
ReviewRating 8
DVD, Special Edition, Widescreen, Dolby, Dolby Digital (5.1)
Product Attributes
Actor Sandler,Adam
Label Mca Home Video
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD
James Berardinelli's ReelViews ...Sandler's best outing to date.
Mike Clark, USA Today ...heady sight gags.
Richard Harrington, Washington Post ...genial...self-contained performance by Adam Sandler

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