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  1. Air Capital Classic notes: Swing change helps Nicholas LindheimRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... which always helps." The new swing is not as over the top as the one used by actor Adam Sandler in the movie "Happy Gilmore" in which he lines up behind the ball and steps into it like a baseball swing, but it isn't far off. Lindheim contorts his ...

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  2. This is why you shouldn't try the Happy Gilmore shot with people aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Golf World

    It's been nearly 20 years since "Happy Gilmore" came out, and people are still attempting the hockey-player-turned-golfer's wild swing. The odds of an injury increase the worse the golfer you are and the more you have to drink.

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  3. When Fictional Sports Movie Plots Happen in Real LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | BleacherReport

    ... necessarily the entire thing. Though the more closely related the film and real-life version are, the better. Happy Gilmore is a 1996 Adam Sandler movie about a hockey player who can't skate but ends up being decent at golf. The real-life sports ...

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  4. Adam Sandler bonds with daughter Sunny over a game of catch at the parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Daily Mail

    ... his eyes, Adam had a decidedly casual look for the outing, accentuated by facial-hair stubble. For a top, the Happy Gilmore actor wore an over-sized, white Adidas T-shirt with blue writing across the front. As for young Sunny - Adam's youngest ...

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  5. PMC steps up against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Lamar Daily News

    ... ar," she said. "These are my husband's clubs (Vortex) and he was nice enough to loan them to me." "I either go Happy Gilmore style on them, or throw them into the lake,' she said. "That type of thing. Bob Barker should stay away at all cost."

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  6. Has Adam Sandler's contempt for his audience sunk his box-office draw?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | NewsOK.com

    ... close to Sandler's heart, because he named his production company Happy Madison after his breakthrough hit and Happy Gilmore, its follow-up. From the perspective of 2015, it almost feels like Happy Madison's name was a defiant statement by Sandler ...

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  7. Pixels - Extended, Trailer and InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... her's Stone'), the movie's screenplay has been taken on by Timothy Dowling ('Role Models'), Tim Herlihy ('Happy Gilmore'), Patrick Jean and Adam Sandler , the latter of whom also stars in the flick. It is scheduled for UK release on August 12th 2015.

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  8. Adam Sandler Name-Checks Julia Roberts and Many More in Bawdy Musical ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... Stephen Colbert, Letterman's iconic 10 ten list, and there was a creepy mention of his own mother. The Happy Gilmore actor also shared his pessimistic view of outgoing CBS Orchestra band leader Paul Shaffer's future job prospects, and he made a ...

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  9. Adam Sandler Petition Over Native America Racism Gains SteamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | WebProNews

    Adam Sandler is known for skewering time-honored traditions. He took on golf in Happy Gilmore , famously lampooning the sport in a way that hadn't been done since the Caddyshack movies.

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  10. Adam Sandler movie put actors in redface: "I'm...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Salon

    ... of redface, we're not looking forward to what we find out about this project next. Can't we all just re-watch "Happy Gilmore" and forget this ever happened?

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  11. Nativize MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... movies so distasteful is that his characters are never the butts of jokes. Correction: Billy Madison and Happy Gilmore are movies in which the lead characters, played by Sandler, are idiots. In those two films, he's constantly made fun of for being ...

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  12. Vanilla Ice defends his upcoming "Ridiculous" Adam Sandler movie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Palm Beach Post

    ... the only thing stopping me from walking out of the awful, awful "That's My Boy," Ice's first project with the "Happy Gilmore" and "Billy Madison" star, was literally the fact that Vanilla Ice was sitting somewhere in the theater and I had to ...

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  13. Why we are to blame for the awfulness of Adam SandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... From 1995 to 1999, he starred in (and frequently wrote the scripts for) the classic comedies Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer, The Waterboy and Big Daddy . The box office receipts rose steadily, from around US$50 million for Billy ...

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  14. Liberal Indian War On Adam Sandler Is A Political Hit JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    ... and perennially quotable as "Caddyshack" or "Animal House." Those movies are called "Billy Madison" and "Happy Gilmore," and they are absolutely hilarious. Sandler's movie persona was completely refreshing and totally class-conscious. In Madison, ...

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  15. Adam Sandler is awful, and it's all our faultRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... From 1995 to 1999, he starred in (and frequently wrote the scripts for) the classic comedies Billy Madison , Happy Gilmore , The Wedding Singer , The Waterboy and Big Daddy . The box office receipts rose steadily, from around $50 million for Billy ...

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  16. Native Americans Claim Disrespect, Walk Off Set Of Adam Sandler's Netflix FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | CBS Local

    Adam Sandler may have a great new deal with Netflix, but it appears his first production is taking some hits. The actor, whose Happy Gilmore Productions are filming The Ridiculous Six in Santa Fe and northern New Mexico, has had a crew of Native American actors walk off the set according to a report from the Indian Country Today Media Network .

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  17. Native American actors quit Adam Sandler film, claim script is offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... film, and those stopped being funny by the end of the 90's. (You can debate whether his streak ended with "Happy Gilmore" or "The Waterboy" or "The Wedding Singer," but you "Little Nicky" apologists need to get real.) But the latest problem is that ...

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  18. Adam SandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... From 1995 to 1999, he starred in (and frequently wrote the scripts for) the classic comedies "Billy Madison," "Happy Gilmore," "The Wedding Singer," "The Waterboy" and "Big Daddy." The box office receipts rose steadily, from around $50 million for ...

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  19. Native Americans quit Sandler setRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | BBC News

    ... Netflix. It is co-written by Sandler and long-time collaborator Tim Herlihy, with whom he made film such as Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer and Mr Deeds. "It is a broad satire of Western movies and the stereotypes they popularised, featuring a ...

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  20. Gaba Q&a: What is your favorite sports movie?Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Garnet And Black Attack

    ... M, Citizen Kane, Rear Window, the Seventh Seal. Based on that foundation, you'd think I could do better than Happy Gilmore. But I'll never forget my dad taking my brother and me to see this idiot-fest back in '96 while my mom hosted a baby shower. I ...

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