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Lucky Lady
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Willard Huyck (written by) and
Gloria Katz (written by)
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Release Date:
25 December 1975 (USA) See more »
A trio of rum-runners during prohibition in the 1930s engage in a menage-a-trios after business hours. | Add synopsis »
Nominated for Golden Globe. See more »
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Directed by
Stanley Donen 
Writing credits
Willard Huyck (written by) and
Gloria Katz (written by)

Produced by
Michael Gruskoff .... producer
Original Music by
Ralph Burns 
Cinematography by
Geoffrey Unsworth (photographed by)
Film Editing by
Peter Boita 
George Hively 
John C. Horger (uncredited)
Tom Rolf (uncredited)
Casting by
Dianne Crittenden  (as Dianne Derfner Crittenden)
Production Design by
John Barry 
Art Direction by
Norman Reynolds 
Costume Design by
Lilly Fenichel 
Makeup Department
Eric Allwright .... makeup artist
Ronald Cogan .... hairdresser
Tom Ellingwood .... makeup artist
Ara Gallant .... hair styles designer: Liza (as Ara Galant)
Christina Smith .... makeup designer: Liza (as Christina)
Production Management
Al Burgess .... production manager
Claude Hudson .... production manager
Ted Swanson .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Terence A. Clegg .... assistant director (as Terry Clegg)
Nigel Wooll .... assistant director
Gerry Gavigan .... second assistant director (uncredited)
Michael Green .... second assistant director (uncredited)
Gary White .... second assistant director: second unit (uncredited)
Art Department
Bill Welch .... construction manager
John Alvin .... poster artist (uncredited)
Roger Christian .... assistant art director (uncredited)
Tom Jung .... poster artist (uncredited)
Tom Jung .... poster designer (uncredited)
Sound Department
Peter Best .... sound editor
Edward Rossi .... sound editor (as Edward D. Rossi)
Theodore Soderberg .... sound re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
John Richardson .... special effects
Preston Peterson .... stunts (as Peter Peterson uncredited)
Paul Stader .... stunt coordinator
Jerry Brutsche .... stunt double (uncredited)
Larry Holt .... stunts (uncredited)
Hal Needham .... stunts (uncredited)
John Nowak .... stunts (uncredited)
Thomas Rosales Jr. .... stunts (uncredited)
Dick Warlock .... stunts (uncredited)
Fred Zendar .... stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Ken Coles .... camera operator: second unit (as Kenneth Coles)
Ernest Day .... photographer: second unit (as Ernst Day)
Austin Dempster .... photographer: second unit
Peter MacDonald .... camera operator
Keith Hamshere .... still photographer (uncredited)
Harry Rez .... yatch camera rigging designer (uncredited)
Randall Robinson .... first assistant camera (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Tom Rolf .... editor: battle sequence
Music Department
Ralph Burns .... conductor
Ted Keep .... scoring mixer
Kenneth Wannberg .... music editor
Transportation Department
Alberto Gutierrez .... transportation co-captain (uncredited)
Salvador Gutiérrez .... transportation captain (uncredited)
Other crew
Ricou Browning .... battle shots: second unit
Arthur Carroll .... production executive
D. Howard Grigsby .... location manager (as Howard Grigsby)
John Held Jr. .... title illustrator
Dan Perri .... title sequence designer
Nigel Wooll .... location manager
Gary Gillingham .... production accountant (uncredited)
Humberto Gurza .... animal wrangler (uncredited)
Miguel Gurza .... animal wrangler (uncredited)
Frank Tallman .... pilot (uncredited)

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Also Known As:
118 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints) | Mono (35 mm prints)

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This movie was released in the same year as the similarly titled Funny Lady (1975). Lucky Lady (1975) was premiered in the USA on 25 December 1975 whilst Funny Lady (1975) came out there earlier, on 15 March 1975.See more »
Claire:Gee, it's so quiet in here you could hear a fish fart.See more »
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5 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Underrated and unusual, 22 September 1999
Author: Capboy from NYC

I've always had a soft spot for this overly maligned production, the "Ishtar" of its day. It's an oft-kilter mix, to be sure, with some great low comedy bits jarringly interrupted by graphic violence. But it's always fun, and the star trio (especially Reynolds, in a very overlooked performance) seem to be having a ball. Liza Minnelli's production number, "Get While The Gettin' Is Good", is absolutely terrific; she is at her wittiest. Stanley Donen just a few years ago proclaimed he was proud of "Lucky Lady", and I'm hoping eventually this movie will find some type of audience other than Liza Minnelli completists. Hey, Fox, put it on video!

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