The Sporting Club (film)

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The Sporting Club
The Sporting Club poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by Larry Peerce
Produced by Lee Rich
Screenplay by Lorenzo Semple Jr.
Based on The Sporting Club
by Thomas McGuane
Starring Robert Fields
Nicolas Coster
Maggie Blye
Jack Warden
Richard Dysart
William Roerick
Music by Michael Small
Cinematography Jack Courtland
Edited by Lawrence Silk
Distributed by Embassy Pictures
Release date
  • February 28, 1971 (1971-02-28)
Running time
107 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Sporting Club is a 1971 American comedy film directed by Larry Peerce and written by Lorenzo Semple Jr. It is based the 1968 novel The Sporting Club by Thomas McGuane. The film stars Robert Fields, Nicolas Coster, Maggie Blye, Jack Warden, Richard Dysart and William Roerick. The film was released on February 28, 1971, by Embassy Pictures.[1][2][3]




  1. ^ Howard Thompson (1971-03-01). "Movie Review - - Sporting Club' Opens". Retrieved 2017-09-05. 
  2. ^ Sandra Brennan. "The Sporting Club (1971) - Larry Peerce". AllMovie. Retrieved 2017-09-05. 
  3. ^ "The Sporting Club". Retrieved 2017-09-05. 

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