Roy Munson (Woody Harrelson) is a young bowler with a promising career ahead of him until a disreputable colleague, Ernie McCracken (Bill Murray), tricks him into participating in a con game that ends with Roy’s bowling hand crippled for life. Years later, Roy ekes out a hardscrabble existence until he discovers Amish bowling phenom Ishmael (Randy Quaid). With the help of a gangser’s girlfriend (Vanessa Angel), he plots to take Ishmael to the top of the bowling world. Commissioned by Jacob Vance.
Release date: July 26, 1996 (USA)
Directors: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly
Budget: 25 million USD
Screenplay: Mort Nathan, Barry Fanaro
Producers: Brad Krevoy, Bradley Thomas, Steven Stabler