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Caddyshack

Released 1980
Distributor Orion Pictures

TFH guru Joe Dante, whose father was a golf pro, can attest that Harold Ramis’s low comic hit about the crazily rarified country club world is uncannily accurate down to the last Izod shirt and Titleist golf ball. Standup comic Rodney Dangerfield became a movie star in this loosely made, heavily improvised fan favorite. Said to be Tiger Woods’ favorite movie.

About Adam Rifkin

Adam Rifkin is the versatile writer/director known for writing family fare like Disney’s Underdog, Dreamwork’s MousehuntSmall Soldiers and Zoom. From his darker, grittier side Rifkin wrote and directed the cult hits The Dark BackwardDetroit Rock CityNight at the Golden Eagle, The Chase and his critically acclaimed and award winning surveillance drama Look.  Most recently Rifkin wrote and directed Reality Show,  a dark satire about the world of reality television that had its world premiere on the opening night of the 2013 SXSW Film Festival. Follow Adam on Twitter Adam on Facebook