Happy Gilmore (1996)

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Golf-themed comedy. Aspiring hockey player, Adam Sandler, discovers latent golfing ability in his hockey stroke. To win back his grandmother's house, repossessed and destined to become a nursing home, Adam finds a mentor and joins a golfing tour. However, the top pro on the tour resents Adam's growing popularity with the crowds and conspires to get rid of him.

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