Movie Trailer for The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000) starring Will Smith, Matt Damon, Charlize Theron, Bruce McGill, Joel Gretsch, J. Michael Moncrief, Trip Hamilton, Harve Presnell directed by Robert Redford Movie Review

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Trailer for The Legend of Bagger Vance

With the Depression suddenly sweeping across Savannah, local entrepreneur John Invergordon's (Harve Presnell - Patch Adams) dream of owning the best golf course in the state looks to have become a badly time folly. With the stunning course having run up considerable debts, John takes his own life, leaving his only daughter, Adele (Charlize Theron - The Cider House Rules), to deal with her unlucky inheritance. With the local banks snapping at her heels to repossess the golf course, Adele decides to stage an exhibition golf match featuring the 2 best golfers in the land, Bobby Jones (Joel Gretsch) and Walter Hagen (Bruce McGill - Ground Control) along with one time local hero, Rannulph Junuh (Matt Damon - Rounders), who had once been touted as the next big golfer, before having served in World War I and returned a broken man. Not overly keen on returning to the golfing scene, Junuh soon finds that he is encouraged to pick up his clubs from some very strange sources. Not only does he get the encouragement from his one time lover and host of the tournament, Adele, but also from local lad Hardy Greaves (J. Michael Moncrief) who dreams of being a professional golfer and also from mysterious newcomer to Savannah, Bagger Vance (Will Smith - Wild Wild West), who suddenly appears one night and takes it upon himself to become Junuh's caddy and mentor. But as the tournament progressed it soon became apparent that the special touch, which Junuh once possessed, had deserted him and he had lost his swing. ... Read Review