Theatrical & R rated versions
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 gangster's girlfriend (Vanessa Angel), he plots to take Ishmael to the top of the bowling world.
Release date: July 26, 1996 (USA)
Directors: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly
Produced by: Brad Krevoy; Steve Stabler; Bradley Thomas
Production companies: Motion Picture Corporation of America; Rysher Entertainment