Bobby Jones -- Stroke of Genius 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… Bobby Jones -- Stroke of Genius 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… 2004-04-30 PG PT122M Drama James Caviezel Jeremy Northam Claire Forlani Malcolm McDowell Aidan Quinn Film Foundry Partners
Movie Review

Bobby Jones - Stroke of Genius (2004)

MPAA Rating: PG
EW's GRADE
C+

Details Release Date: Apr 30, 2004; Rated: PG; Length: 122 Minutes; Genre: Drama; With: James Caviezel and Jeremy Northam; 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 Published in issue #765 May 14, 2004 Order article reprints