(Update: “Bamboozled,”2000 film by “BlackkKlansman” director Spike Lee, shows Thursday at 5:50 p.m. at the Oriental Theater.)
November 5, 2000
By DUANE DUDEK
Journal Sentinel film critic
Sunday, November 5, 2000
The title character in “The Legend of Bagger Vance,” a golf caddy played by Will Smith, is either a smiling stereotype or a morally superior metaphor. Whether his deferential mannerisms are a benign period affectation or some negative archetype is in the eye of the beholder.