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  • Grande Renovation
    South Florida's Grande Oaks "Caddyshack'' Golf Club undergoing $1.3M renovation
    Grande Oaks Golf Club in Davie, Fla., one of South Florida’s more iconic golf courses, is undergoing a $1.3 million renovation by Jupiter, Fla., based Signature Design Services, the exclusive golf course design firm of World Golf Hall of...
  • Caddyshack
    'Caddyshack' (1980): A Review
    As the first hints of spring began to linger about, one’s thoughts turn to brighter, sunnier activities than those that have been enjoyed (or in some instances, endured) these past few months. One of those said spring activities is Golf, and...
  • Harold Ramis mourned by fans
    Harold Ramis mourned by many including fan and actor Al Quinn (Photos)
    On Feb. 25, 2014, fans of award-winning actor, writer and director Harold Ramis contacted Examiner.com to share their memories and feelings about the comedic actor. Among them was actor Al Quinn, 84, who resides in Fort Myers, Fla. Ramis, 69, died...
  • Harold-Ramis-2009
    Harold Ramis dead at 69; comedy filmmaker's movies included 'Ghostbusters'
    On Feb. 24, 2014, actor/director/screenwriter Harold Ramis died from complications from vasculitis at his Chicago-area home. He was 69. The Associated Press reports that Chris Day, a spokesman for United Talent Agency (which represented Ramis),...
  • Harold Ramis
    Caddyshack director Harold Ramis dies at age 69
    Actor, director and writer Harold Ramis died Monday morning of complications associated withautoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare disease that involves swelling of the blood vessels. Ramis was 69 years old. Ramis wrote, directed and/or acted...
  • Harold Ramis: Great comedy film director, dead at 69
    Harold Ramis: Great comedy film director, dead at 69 (slide show)
    Harold Ramis, great comedic film director, has died an age 69. Ramis died from complications of autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis. According to the Chicago Tribune on Feb. 24, he died in Chicago early this morning.Ramis, a longtime North Shore...
  • Harold Ramis (1944-2014)
    Harold Ramis (1944-2014)
    Actor/Director/Writer Harold Ramis has passed away. He died with family and friends at his side. Ramis passed away from autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis. He died at his North Shore Residence in Chicago. He moved back to Chicago in 1996 after...
  • Harold Ramis four years ago at "Meet the Oscars" exhibit in hometown Chicago.
    Harold Ramis, beloved comedian, actor and writer dies in Chicago at age 69
    Chicago native, Harold Ramis, has passed away on Mon., Feb. 24, 2014, as the Hollywood Reporter shared today. Ramis will forever be remembered as a faithful sidekick on screen in “Ghostbusters,” (you know you’re saying “Who...
  • Harold Ramis speaks at Second City Improv
    Star of 'Caddyshack,' 'Ghostbusters' Harold Ramis passes away at 69
    According to Deadline, popular actor, director, writer and award-winning filmmaker Harold Ramis passed away earlier today, Monday, February 24, 2014. Ramis helped to make some of the greatest comedy films of all time including “Groundhog Day...
  • Five Word Film Reviews – Comedy Part 1
    Five Word Film Reviews – Comedy Part 1
    Recently I received a book entitled “Four Word Film Reviews”. This book is actually a compilation of short film reviews from the website “Four Word Film Reviews”. The author explains how the idea came to him and how many...
  • Caddyshack-Yeah
    Yeah! makes 'Caddyshack' available on demand with exclusive extras
    The 1980 comedy classic "Caddyshack" premieres on Yeah! on June 16, 2013, according to an announcement made by the website.Yeah! (which is owned by AMC Networks) launched in March 2013 as a streaming service to rent movies on demand....
  • Harold Ramis
    The talented Mr. Ramis
    Harold Ramis is a writer, director and actor who is best known for portraying Egon Spengler in "Ghostbusters" and Russell Ziskey in "Stripes". However he has also written/co-written hit movies such as "Animal House", ...
  • Choosing the proper golf club for zombie defense
    Choosing the proper golf club for zombie defense
    It may look cool in the movies when the hero grabs a golf club and gives a zombie a quick neck bender, but precisely what type of golf club should you use?The two main types of golf clubs one might use for a weapon would either be "irons"...
  • Miniature golf with Naama Kates
    Miniature golf with Naama Kates
    I arrive at Mulligan Family Fun Center in Torrance around noon before Naama and her publicist David. We had originally scheduled this for 13 April at 9:00 PM but had to postpone because of rain and wind. I look around the place and see that...
  • Caddyshack
    Movie Groupon: Caddyshack
    Take a break from all the holiday fuss to sit back and enjoy a classiccomedy. Better yet,pay only $14fortwo general admission tickets (normally $28) to the Wednesday December 28th showing of Caddyshack (1980) at the Weinberg Center for the Arts...