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The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005). "Easy peasy lemon squeasy."

Updated: Jun 30

Let's watch on the edge of our seats as Stannis Baratheon faces off against Shia LaBeouf for an epic golf showdown.

 


Storyline :Near the turn of the twentieth century, young Harry Vardon becomes a champion golfer but learns that his amazing skill is no match for the class boundaries that exclude him from "gentlemanly" English society. A dozen years later, a young American, Francis Ouimet, fights against the same prejudice, as well as his own father's disdain, for a chance to participate in the U.S. Open against his idol -- Harry Vardon. The struggles of both men for acceptance provides the background for an amazing contest of skills.


Directors: Bill Paxton


Writers: Mark Frost(book "The Greatest Game Ever Played: Harry Vardon, Francis Ouimet, and the Birth of Modern Golf")


Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Stephen Dillane, and Peyton List


Awards: 3 Nominations


Film Budget: $26,000,000 (estimated)

Gross Worldwide: $15,431,177



 

Golf is much too serious of a game to have a super hyped soundtrack so to no ones surprise we have a strong background score to guide you through each hole of this game.








 

We've got all the stats right here.

  1. Filmed at the Kanawaki Golf Club outside Montreal, Quebec. The producers had the white clubhouse painted yellow for the film. Members liked the change so much they kept the color after filming.

  2. The real Francis Ouimet and Eddie Lowery remained life long friends. When Ouimet died in 1967, Lowery was one of the pall-bearers.

  3. In reality, Ted Ray wasn't anywhere near as obese as the actor who portrayed him.



 

If you have a long afternoon to kill you can follow this game here on Disney+

https://www.disneyplus.com/video/4c385310-485e-483c-a02c-b9a6ef1043fe?distributionPartner=google


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