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Lucky Lady (1975)

A trio of rum-runners during prohibition in the 1930s engage in a menage-a-trois after business hours.

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A trio of rum-runners during prohibition in the 1930s engage in a menage-a-trois after business hours.

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25 December 1975 (USA)  »

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Abenteurer auf der Lucky Lady  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

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$12,000,000 (USA)
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Despite the fact that his last hit film was in 1967, Stanley Donen kept getting hired as director of a long string on flops in the 1970s and 80s. Liza Minnelli, Burt Reynolds, and Gene Hackman were all critical of Donen's directing, editing, and general misunderstanding of the film, an uneasy mix of comedy and violence. Indeed, three separate endings had to be filmed because Donen couldn't figure out what tone was needed. See more »

Quotes

Claire: Gee, it's so quiet in here you could hear a fish fart.
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(Get) While the Getting is Good
Written by John Kander and Fred Ebb
Performed by Liza Minnelli
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Rookie moonshiners run afoul of the government and other criminals
6 February 2004 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Interesting little comedy featuring 3 down on their luck folks who, during the depression, formed a coalition to run booze past the coast guard. Turns out the CG is the least of their woes as a psychotic rumrunner decides to take over the entire area and rub out any who stand in his path. Good shootout as a finale with a multitude of boats gunning it out in a Pacific cove. Good one.


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