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Caddyshack (1980)

 -  Comedy | Sport  -  25 July 1980 (USA)
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An exclusive golf course has to deal with a brash new member and a destructive dancing gopher.

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Storyline

Comical goings on at an exclusive golf club. All the members are wealthy and eccentric, and all the staff are poor and slightly less eccentric. The main character is 'Danny'; he's a caddy who will do almost anything to raise money to go to college. There are many subplots, including the assistant green keeper's pursuit of a cute (obviously stuffed) gopher. Written by Rob Hartill

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At last, a comedy that bites! See more »

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Comedy | Sport

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25 July 1980 (USA)  »

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Los locos del Golf  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$39,800,000 (USA)
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According to Jon Peters and unbeknownst to Harold Ramis, if the shoot hadn't gone as planned or if Ramis' dailies weren't going to live up to what the studio had wanted, they had to pick a director just in case this happened. After the studio loved the dailies, they backed off and production went on as planned. See more »

Goofs

When Al pays Tony for the drink at the bar, Tony accepts the money with one hand. A split second later he puts it in his pocket with the other hand. See more »

Quotes

Al Czervik: That kangaroo stole my ball.
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Crazy Credits

The Gopher dances to "I'm All Right" while end credits began to roll. See more »

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There She Goes
Written by Paul Collins
Performed by The Beat
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You'll laugh, and laugh, and laugh, and laugh, and (I think you get it)
12 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Yet another excellent 1980s comedy has entered my top 20, this is number 5! Chevy Chase, Bill Murray, Rodney Dangerfield, Golf, and Dancing Gophers! What more could you want?

This movie delivers with non stop beginning to end laughs that will keep you in stitches, I had trouble breathing it was too funny! The plot line is highly original and extremely creative, and will keep you interested for the whole flick! The dual sided story each feature amazing jokes and hilarious clashes, with every single scene delivering! I must say, this is one film I can not resist watching over and over and over and over and over! Now and forever, praise for Caddyshack and it's endless reign of hilarity! Cause I'm Alright, Don't Nobody Worry Bout ME!

Highly Suggested to any fan of comedy!

The 1980s Were the Best For Movies!


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