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Bobby Jones -- Stroke of Genius

Genre: Drama; Starring: James Caviezel, Jeremy Northam, Claire Forlani, Malcolm McDowell, Aidan Quinn; Director: Rowdy Herrington; Author: Rowdy Herrington; Release Date Wide: 04/30/2004; Runtime (in minutes): 122; MPAA Rating: PG; Distributor: Film Foundry Partners

This bucolic biopic about the great 1920s golfer is like a Ralph Lauren fantasy of lushly civilized tweed. Jim Caviezel plays Jones as a saint of golf, but he remains curiously remote, like Kevin Costner without the lazy-boy sexual charm.

Originally posted May 14 2004 — 12:00 AM EDT

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