Play the Game is a popular romantic comedy film. The film stars Andy Griffith, Paul Campbell, but also Liz Sheridan, Marla Sokoloff and Doris Roberts. Play the Game was written and directed by Marc Fienberg. Actually, this was the last movie in which Andy Griffith starred, before his death in July 3, 2012.
Play the Game is an appreciated comedy which tells the story of a young ladies’s man. David is a guy who can easily get any lady he wants. Still, he is trying to win over Julie, who he says to be the woman of his dreams. While David is on his way to conquer Julie, his Grandfather learns how to get back out there, in the dating game. Soon, the Grandpa will become a Don Juan in the retirement community.
By the end of the movie you will see that roles change and Grandpa is the one who has to teach David how to win back the love of his life. On the way, both David and Joe, his grandfather, will find love. The story is great and the action is really interesting. The role of Grandpa Joe is naturally played by Andy Griffith, who achieved a great performance. With this part, the actor once again proved that he can achieve great performances in all kind of movies.