Since we’ve already had faith-based options involving soccer, baseball (“Where Hope Grows
”), basketball (“Slamma Jamma”), boxing (“Carman: The Champion”), aggressive skateboarding (“Hardflip”) and even blended martial arts (“The Battle Inside”), it was probably inevitable that somebody would produce a film the place the Lord works in mysterious methods on the golf course. Robert Redford
’s “The Legend of Bagger Vance
” (2000) didn’t fairly qualify, given the nondenominational nature of its spirituality. Then again, “Walking With Herb
” is explicitly and unashamedly upfront about depicting how an agent of God, or somebody of a good larger pay grade, would possibly immediately intervene in offering a shot at redemption — and no handicap in any respect — for a golfer removed from the green.
Putting excellent balances of gruffness and grief, taciturn skepticism and bemused self-awareness, Edward James Olmos is lifeless strong excellent within the lead function of Joe Amable-Amo, a financial institution supervisor and devoted household man in Las Cruces,
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