The Caddy (1953)
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Genres: Comedy, Musical, Sport

Taglines: Goofy Golfers . . . winning the laughing cup!

Director: Norman Taurog

Writers: Edmund L. Hartmann, Ken Englund, Danny Arnold

Stars: Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Donna Reed, Barbara Bates, ...

The origin of Anthony and Miller, a wildly successful comedy team, can be traced back several years to Harvey Miller's stage fright on the golf links. Although the son of a skilled golfer and an outstanding player in his one right, Miller is too nervous to golf in front of a gallery. He becomes coach and caddy for Joe Anthony, his girlfriend's brother, who must convince his fisherman father that hitting a little ball into a hole can be more lucrative than trawling the Pacific Ocean. While on the PGA tour, their natural comedic abilities are recognized by a shrewd agent who senses their talent and potential, and a new comedy team is born.

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