The Phantom Of The Open

New British comedy film in development.

The Phantom Of The Open

Comedy film about golfing from Simon Farnaby

Genre
Film
Added to BCG
2018
Writer
Simon Farnaby

Based on the true story of Maurice Flitcroft, who masqueraded as a golfing pro and infiltrated the 1976 St Andrews' Open qualifying tournament, achieving a record worst score of 121. The sport's ruling classes went nuclear, and banned him for life.