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Lucky Lady
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Director:
Writers:
Willard Huyck (written by) and
Gloria Katz (written by)
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Release Date:
25 December 1975 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
A trio of rum-runners during prohibition in the 1930s engage in a menage-a-trios after business hours. | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Golden Globe. See more »
User Reviews:
The Bootleg See more (23 total) »

Cast

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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
 
Stunts
Paul Stader .... stunt coordinator
Jerry Brutsche .... stunt double (uncredited)
Larry Holt .... stunts (uncredited)
Hal Needham .... stunts (uncredited)
John Nowak .... stunts (uncredited)
Peter Peterson .... 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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Runtime:
118 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints) | Mono (35 mm prints)

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Trivia:
Liza Minnelli once said of this movie: "It took every ounce of craftsmanship you had ever learned, every bit of stamina, to do this picture."See more »
Quotes:
Claire:Gee, it's so quiet in here you could hear a fish fart.See more »
Soundtrack:
(Get) While the Getting is GoodSee more »

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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
The Bootleg, 31 March 2006
Author: The_Rook from Burke, VA

After the popularity of "The Sting" a few other movies surfaced with period themes and involving gangsters. I have to say to me "Lucky Lady" was one of the more entertaining. Acting from Gene Hackman, Burt Reynolds, and Liza Minnelli was certainly more than competent and decent from the rest the cast. The costumes, sets, and music were quite good. Overall just a fun movie to watch. Take a group of privateers during Prohibition (law passed making drinking liquor against the law in U.S.) that wants to make a little fast money selling liquor smuggled in from Canada with the mob and the law hot on their heels and you get the theme of the movie. Considering the star power here and the fact that this is certainly much better to watch than a lot of trash out on DVD it surprises me this has never been released on DVD and if it ever was on VHS it is long since OOP. I sure hope some smart studio gets this our on DVD. I can guarantee they will do much better with it than many others they might try to market.

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