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Paul Newman Starred in ‘Slap Shot,’ Unsung 1977 Hockey Comedy

Paul Newman Starred in 'Slap Shot,' Unsung 1977 Hockey Comedy

In the great tradition of hockey comedies–wait, is there a tradition of hockey comedies? Anyway, this one was seriously undervalued in 1977 and is viewed today as a landmark in cynical sports humor as well as wall-to-wall profanity. Full of quotable dialogue. A locker room favorite.

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