Mike McDermot moves with a firmness which marks him for what he is GÇô an athlete. But his playboy lifestyle has seen him kicked off the golf pro circuit when accused of match-fixing and with the new name of Banning, hustles from one Country Club (and woman) to another to make a living both on the course and in the club house. Barely into the swing of his job as assistant golf pro, Banning is approached by Doc Brewer GÇô whom he owes money for financing his early career. Doc is in to the mob for $40,000 and they want their money, so Banning sweet-talks the Country Club high-rollers into backing a calcutta: a high-stakes auction/golf tournament. But can he come out on top when the club pro is a cheater, a man-hungry woman is intent on securing him in her bed and his real identity is revealed, leading to a sudden-death playoffGÇªfor his life? Robert Wagner (HART TO HART) effortlessly slips into the playboy role in this rarely seen slice of the sixties Country Club set which also stars Jill St. John (the future Mrs. Wagner), Anjanette Comer, Guy Stockwell and Gene Hackman and features the Oscar -« nominated song GÇ£Eyes of LoveGÇ¥ and a score by Quincy Jones.
Banning (Universal Vault)