About the film
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Release Date: February 16, 1996
|Slogan||:||«He doesn't play golf... he destroys it.»|
|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, Robert Simonds Productions|
|Producers||:||Brad Grey, Bernie Brillstein, Jack Giarraputo, Perry Andelin Blake, Robert Simonds, William Heslup, Joanna Colbert, Sandy Wernick, Warren Carr, Warren Carr|
|Writers||:||Adam Sandler, Tim Herlihy|
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 money. Meanwhile, an attractive tour publicist tries to soften Happy's image.