No See Wikipedia Rannulph Junuh It depends on what you consider "real"? I believe Ranulph Junuh is alive and well, and very "real" in the. the camera pans in on one of the men "inside the ropes" with the three golfers. Plot hole: Junuh gets the lowest score on the 17th hole in the final round. Junuh had been an excellent golfer in his own right, a local hero of sorts, until he went away to World War I and suffers posttraumatic stress syndrome as a result.