The Greatest Game Ever Played parents guide

The Greatest Game Ever Played

Overall A-

Golf, long considered the exclusive pastime of the rich and titled, meets its match when Francis Ouimet (Shia LaBeouf), a talented young caddy from a poor, immigrant family, gets a fortunate shot at playing the game.

Violence B
Sexual Content A
Profanity B+
Substance Use C+

Why is The Greatest Game Ever Played rated PG? The MPAA rated The Greatest Game Ever Played PG for brief mild language.

Run Time: 120 minutes

Read Our Full Review & Parent Discussion Questions Here

The Greatest Game Ever Played
Rating & Content Info

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable. We also encourage you to check our full review.

Why is The Greatest Game Ever Played rated PG? The Greatest Game Ever Played is rated PG by the MPAA for brief mild language.

This PG movie has very little objectionable content, other than a handful of mild profanities, a punch thrown in anger between two men, and some social drinking.

Page last updated

The Greatest Game Ever Played
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G -----
Ontario G
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "The Greatest Game Ever Played"

Cast and Crew

The Greatest Game Ever Played is directed by and stars Shia LaBeouf, Justin Ashforth.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Greatest Game Ever Played movie is April 10, 2006. Here are some details…

If you also believe golf is The Greatest Game Ever Played, then you’ll want to cover the whole course available on this DVD release from Walt Disney Pictures. Offering two audio commentaries, one with director Bill Paxton and the other with writer Mark Frost, the disc also features A View From The Gallery (on the set of The Greatest Game Ever Played), Two Legends and the Greatest Game (a short documentary about Francis Ouimet and Harry Vardon), and From Caddy to Champion (a historical interview from 1963). Audio tracks are available in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) and French (Dolby Digital 5.1), with subtitles in English and French.

Related home video titles:

Considered by many to be the greatest golfer to ever play the game, Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius tells the story of this talented athlete’s trials and triumphs. Shia LaBeouf, who fills the role of Francis, also plays a young boy mistakenly charged with stealing a pair of shoes in the movie Holes.