Golf movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant golf movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever, exciting and entertaining films and TV shows about / with golf, redemption, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, golf club, runaway, vengeance, rivalry and culture clash plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Sport genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as golf: The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000), Tin Cup (1996), Happy Gilmore (1996), The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005), Caddyshack (1980), Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius (2004), Dead Solid Perfect (1988), The Accidental Golfer (1991), 3-Iron (2004), Sideways (2004).

List of golf movies

The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: World War I has left golfer Rannulph Junuh a poker-playing alcoholic, his perfect swing gone. Now, however, he needs to get it back to play in a tournament to save the financially ravaged golf course of a long-ago sweetheart. Help arrives in the ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: golf, underdog, americana, starting over, bankruptcy, great depression, childhood, contests and competitions, athlete's life, human spirit, follow your dream, comeback ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: georgia, usa
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 6.3
 43K
Tin Cup (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A washed up golf pro working at a driving range tries to qualify for the US Open in order to win the heart of his succesful rival's girlfriend.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: golf, sport, underdog, psychologist, romance, love and romance, contests and competitions, fall in love, love triangle, man-woman relation, opposites attract, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, california
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 7.0
 183K
Happy Gilmore (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Failed hockey player-turned-golf whiz Happy Gilmore -- whose unconventional approach and antics on the grass courts the ire of rival Shooter McGavin -- is determined to win a PGA tournament so he can save his granny's house with the prize ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: golf, sport, underdog, rivalry, against the odds, ambition, contests and competitions, championship, friends, fish out of water, disorder, misfit ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, new jersey
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The Greatest Game Ever Played (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A biopic of 20-year-old Francis Ouimet who defeated his golfing idol and 1900 US Open Champion, Harry Vardon.
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, motivational, serious ...
Plot: golf, sport, underdog, athlete's life, prodigy, human spirit, social differences, lifestyle, ambition, struggle, championship, society ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s
Place: massachusetts, usa, new jersey, boston, scotland ...
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 7.3
 98K
Caddyshack (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At an exclusive country club, an ambitious young caddy, Danny Noonan, eagerly pursues a caddy scholarship in hopes of attending college and, in turn, avoiding a job at the lumber yard. In order to succeed, he must first win the favour of the elitist ...
Style: humorous, not serious, light, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: golf, sport, cheating, bet, rivalry, country club, golf course, buddies, misfit, ambition, competition, bishop ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, nebraska
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Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of golf icon and legend, Bobby Jones, who retired from competition at the tender age of 28.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, inspirational ...
Plot: golf, sport, rivalry, rise to the top, lifestyle, couples, ambition, human spirit, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, temperamental, underdog ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 30s, 1930s ...
Place: scotland, europe, georgia, atlanta georgia, harvard university ...
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Dead Solid Perfect (1988)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A second-string pro golfer desprate for his shot at success tours the country.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: golf, romance, sport, ambition, underdog, rivalry, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, female full frontal nudity, female nudity
Time: 80s
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The Accidental Golfer (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: I bet anyone can get better at golf than you are in one week, a golfer says to her golfing businessman for a boyfriend in a quarrel. Unfortunately Stig-Helmer is standing nearby when the boyfriend accepts the bet, and he is chosen to be the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: golf, sport, rivalry, buddies, chosen one, lifestyle, ambition, contests and competitions, nothing goes right, castle, unemployment, bet ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe, sweden
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 8.0
 45K
3-Iron (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young man, whose only possession is a motorcycle, spends his time riding around the city looking for empty apartments. After finding one, he hangs out for a while, fixing himself something to eat, washing laundry or making small repairs in return. ...
Style: enigmatic, melancholic, meditative, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: destiny, golf, homeless, romance, domestic violence, jealousy, love triangle, drifter, escape, invasion, prison, loneliness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, seoul
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 7.5
 171K
Sideways (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two middle-aged men embark on a spiritual journey through Californian wine country. One is an unpublished novelist suffering from depression, and the other is only days away from walking down the aisle.
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, road movie ...
Plot: friendship, golf, vacation, on the road, midlife crisis, depression, fall in love, best friends, love and romance, road trip, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
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Seven Days in Utopia (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Talent can only get you so far. For golfer Luke Chisholm, that turns out to be Utopia, Texas -- where he's left stranded after blowing his pro debut.
Style: sincere, uplifting, captivating, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: wise man, sport, golf, teaching the ways of the world, human spirit, introspection, ambition, athlete and trainer, lifestyle, athlete's life, hopes, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
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 6.8
 32K
Keeping Mum (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA, Isle Of Man
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pastor preoccupied with writing the perfect sermon fails to realize that his wife is having an affair and his children are up to no good.
Style: witty, humorous, light, melancholic, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, couple relations, golf, dysfunctional family, village, serial killer, family problems, family values, clergy, adultery, small town, lust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: england, london, california
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Arthur Newman (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story of a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life, who then moves in with a woman who is also trying to leave her past behind.
Style: semi serious, sincere, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: faked death, on the road, golf, hidden identity, self discovery, unlikely couple, escapades, disorder, family problems, americana, false identity, past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country
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Dr. T & the Women (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Dr. Sullivan Travis is a man at the top of his game, a rich and successful Dallas gynecologist whose "religion" is women. Dr. T. worships women. In his immediate family and in his office, they surround him. He is loving and giving to each ...
Style: humorous, satirical, light, tragicomedy, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: gynecologist, infidelity, parents and children, family relations, golf, workplace situations, couple relations, eccentric family, husband wife relationship, hospital, cheerleader, assassination ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, dallas texas, houston texas ...
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 6.8
 816
From the Rough (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The coach of a women's swim team parlays her success into an opportunity to build her school's men's golf team.
Style: uplifting, captivating, serious, feel good, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: against the odds, sport, human spirit, athlete's life, once in a lifetime opportunity, follow your dream, athlete and trainer, lifestyle, golf, ambition, social misfits, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, usa
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 6.4
 144K
Space Jam (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: basketball, goofy hero, adventure, alien, imaginary, unlikely partners, outer space, disorder, contests and competitions, good versus evil, save the day, underdog ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1995, 1990s ...
Place: mcdonald's restaurant, north carolina
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 6.1
 667
Fair Play (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A company, where manipulation and harassment is a problem between colleagues, decides to organize a canyoning trip for its employees. The building tensions between co-workers might actually explode during this trip.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever, cynical
Plot: manipulation, career, tennis, dishonesty, rivalry, legal, rise to the top, workplace situations, blind ambition, wooing, workplace, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 7K
Bat*21 (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Iceal "Ham" Hambleton is a weapons countermeasures expert and when his aircraft is shot over enemy territory the Air Force very much wants to get him back. Hambleton knows the area he's in is going to be carpet-bombed but a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, survival, jungle, rescue, war, danger, against the odds, adventure, battles, daring rescue, friendship ...
Place: vietnam, asia, iraq
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Welcome to Mooseport (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A US president (Gene Hackman) who has retired after two terms in office returns to his hometown of Mooseport, Maine and decides to run for Mayor against another local candidate (Ray Romano).
Style: humorous, clever, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, golf, farce, politics, romance, leadership, love triangle, retiring, underdog, rivalry, contests and competitions, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england, las vegas
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Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Police Academy misfits travel to Miami, Florida for their academy's commanding officer, Lassard, to receive a prestigious lifetime award pending his retirement, which takes a turn involving a group of jewel thieves after their stolen loot ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: golf, prank, crime, police investigation, heroes, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crimes, reluctant partners, officers and cadets, partners against crime, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, miami, florida
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 6.3
 46K
Formula 51 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more ...
Style: witty, humorous, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: culture clash, chase, golf, rave, clubbing, gangsters, crime, partners, buddies, deadly, friends, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, los angeles, california, usa, europe ...
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 160K
Goldfinger (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Special agent 007 (Sean Connery) comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox -- and obliterate the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, espionage, spy, chase, murder, golf, surveillance, gold, cia, megalomaniac, gadget, race against time ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: kentucky, england, switzerland, usa, europe ...
Is relevant ?
 4.4
 473
The Foursome (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Four old friends reconnect at their 20-year college reunion.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: golf, reunion, gays and lesbians, betrayal, alcohol abuse, lifestyle, friendship, college, midlife crisis, best friends, twentysomething life, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.8
 2K
Mr. Bones (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A medicine man is sent looking for the son of his tribal king, and brings back an American golfer and a host of goons intent on keeping him in the golf tournament.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: golf, disorder, wizards and magicians, rivalry, village, oracle, ambition, adventure, escapades, contests and competitions, obsessive quest, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
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Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this conclusion of the long running series it finally happens: Kelly and Zack will marry. Zack's parents are against the early commitment and Kelly's parents can't afford it, so only the gang travels to Las Vegas for the wedding. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, golf, fall in love, nothing goes right, love and romance, romance, gangsters, desert, young lovers, youth, buddies, wooing ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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Late Last Night (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a fight with his wife, who's leaving him, Dan's day is getting worse by the minute. He calls an old friend for a night of binge drinking and intoxication. They start a cathartic ride through the city's underbelly.
Style: offbeat, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, golf, crimes, prostitute, lifestyle, showbiz, transvestism, legal action, love and romance, buddies, partners, nightlife ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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A Gentleman's Game (2002)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A drama revolving around characters whose lives are transformed one summer at an exclusive East Coast country club.
Style: sentimental, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: sport, coming of age, golf, parents and children, human spirit, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, relationship vs career, working class, prodigy, power relations, contests and competitions ...
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 5.2
 3K
Wicked (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A cul-de-sac in an oppressive suburb becomes a literal dead end for wife and mother Karen Christianson (Chelsea Field) when she is brutally murdered in her own home. In the wake of the event, Karen's teenage daughter Ellie (Julia Stiles) begins ...
Style: realistic, serious, clever, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: father daughter incest, murder, infidelity, dysfunctional family, nanny, police investigation, golf, incest, death, jealousy, teenager, incestuous desire ...
Time: 90s
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Thick as Thieves (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two master thieves go at odds with one another as one sets the other up for a crime. The first, a suave pro who does his job and then hides in his own privacy, listening to old jazz records and caring for his ailing dog, Wally. The other is a local ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, dark humor
Audience: boys' night
Plot: golf, heist, vengeance, working undercover, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, rivalry, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa
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Daltry Calhoun (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In small town Tennessee, a ne'er-do-well man (Knoxville) wrestling for control over his fading golf club is reunited with his estranged daughter, a 14-year-old musical prodigy.
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, golf, estrangement, prodigy, small town life, workplace situations, rise to the top, parents and children, family relations, small town, americana, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa, australia
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