- Status: Released
- Movie Tagline: Based on a True Story
- Genres: Drama
- Release Date: 2005-09-30
- Runtime: 120.0 min
- Budget: $25.0 million
- Revenue: $15.4 million
- Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures
Cast & Crew
Shia LaBeouf, Stephen Dillane, Josh Flitter, Peter Firth, Elias Koteas, Peyton List, Scott Faulconbridge, James Paxton, Tom Rack, Armand Laroche, Peter Hurley, Gregory Terlecki, Jonathan Higgins, Matthew Knight, Luke Askew, Amanda Tilson, Jamie Merling, Eugenio Esposito, Marnie McPhail, Robin Wilcock, Michael Sinelnikoff, Justin Ashforth, Arthur Holden, Len Cariou, Nicolas Wright, Max Kasch, Danette Mackay, George Asprey, Stephen Marcus, Joe Jackson, Luke Kirby, Tim Peper, Mike ‘Nug’ Nahrgang, Dawn Upshaw, James Bradford, Marc James Beauchamp, Michael Weaver, Pierre Boudreau, Dennis St John, Terry Reid, Stephen Spreekmeester, Philip Pretten, Patrick Whitebean, Walter Massey, Melissa Carter, Melanie Beaulne, Jeremy Thibodeau, Alexina Cowan, Frank Fontaine, Marcel Jeannin, Charles S. Doucet, Brian Wrench, Nicole Braber, Kyle MacDougall, Jesse Rath, Domenico Salvaggio, Howard Ryshpan, Jamie Scavone, Paul Cagelet, Steven Wallace Lowe, Dominique Desrochers, Francesco Giannini, Johnny Griffin, David Rigby
Synopsis – What to Expect from “The Greatest Game Ever Played”
The Greatest Game Ever Played is a 2005 sports drama film directed by Bill Paxton. The movie follows the true story of Francis Ouimet (Shia LaBeouf), a young man from a working-class family in Massachusetts who in 1913 became the first amateur to win the United States Open Golf Championship.
The movie begins with Francis, a 10-year-old boy, watching a golf tournament with his father (Elias Koteas). When his father dies shortly after, Francis is left to fend for himself. He continues to play golf, and as a teenager, he works as a caddy at the exclusive The Country Club. His passion for golf is evident, and he earns the respect of the club members.
When Francis turns 20, he decides to enter the 1913 U.S. Open, despite the fact that he is an amateur and there are no other amateurs in the tournament. He is given a chance to prove himself and faces off against the reigning champion Harry Vardon (Stephen Dillane). Francis is determined to win, but he is up against a formidable opponent.
The movie follows Francis as he struggles to make it to the finals and compete against Vardon. Along the way, he faces adversity and ridicule from those who don’t believe in him. But he perseveres and with the support of his friends and family, he is able to make it to the final round.
In the end, Francis is able
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