• Tommy's Honour (2017)

Tommy's Honour

Release Date: April 14th, 2017

DVD Release Date: July 18th, 2017

PG |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

Tom and Tommy Morris, father and son pioneers of professional golf, relied on skill, business acumen and working-class street smarts to make Tommy one of the world's first sports superstars and found the modern game of golf.

Cast: Peter Mullan, Jack Lowden, Ophelia Lovibond, Sam Neill, Max Deacon, Peter Ferdinando, Seylan Baxter, Paul Reid

Director: Jason Connery

Genres: Biography , Historical drama

Production Co: Gutta Percha Productions

Keywords: Father , Rise , Inspiring , Moving , England , Touching , Love , Son , Growing up ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    In its agreeably eccentric spirit, Tommy’s Honour evokes the Scottish comedies of Bill Forsyth; here it’s oddballs among the handmade, undimpled golf balls. show more

  • 70
    Fionnuala HalliganScreen International

    Connery extends the film’s appeal with enjoyable sequences depicting how the game was run back then – extravagantly be-whiskered golfers would push and shove their way around the course, casually moving balls while being followed by unruly, whisky-swilling crowds. show more

  • 80
    Justin LoweThe Hollywood Reporter

    This historical account offers an engrossing and accessible celebration of the game’s modern origins, enhanced by striking locations and a standout cast, led by Scottish actors Peter Mullan and Jack Lowden. show more

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