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That Lucky Touch (1975)

PG  |   |  Comedy  |  December 1975 (USA)
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A European arms dealer (Roger Moore) meets a liberated woman journalist (Susannah York), who is writing a story about the ridiculous things men do with the armaments during a NATO war games... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Michael Scott
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Julia Richardson
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Diana Steedeman
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Lt. Gen. Henry Steedman
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Leo
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Gen. Peruzzi
Sydne Rome ...
Sophie
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British Gen. Armstrong
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Lt. Davis (as Michael J. Shannon)
Aubrey Woods ...
Viscount L'Ardey
Alfred Hoffman ...
Berckman
Vincent Hall ...
David Richardson
Fabian Cevallos ...
Photographer
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Tank commander
Takis Emmanuel ...
Arab Sheik
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Storyline

A European arms dealer (Roger Moore) meets a liberated woman journalist (Susannah York), who is writing a story about the ridiculous things men do with the armaments during a NATO war games meeting. Needless to say, the two meet and make sparks. A rather simple love story ensues. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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December 1975 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bleib mir ja vom Leib  »

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Trivia

Vincent Ball is often wrongly credited as being in this. No doubt this has come about because a child with a similar name acts in this film (Vincent Hall). See more »

Quotes

[On the fallacy of NATO.]
Lieutenant General Henry Steedman: In NATO, you have to have unanimous approval from all the member nations. It's like getting a troop of horses to piss at the same time.
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That Lucky Touch
Written by Chris Arnold, David Martin and Geoff Morrow
Music by John Scott
Conducted by John Scott
Recorded by Motivation
Produced by Stephen James for DJM Records
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Fun, enjoyable movie
17 September 2000 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

I was about 14 year old when my cousin told me he had seen a movie with my favorite actor, Roger Moore, set in Belgium. I would have believed him if he hadn't added that the end of the film was set in the castle of Rumbeke, the village my grand parents lived. That sounded just way to unreal. But he was right. 'That Lucky Touch' which was first going to be called 'Heaven save us from our friends' was shot entirely in Belgium (most of it in Brussels) and it's climax was shot in the forest of the castle of Rumbeke. I like this film. Living in the states, it gives me a warm feeling each time I see it. It makes me feel like being home again. My favorite scene is the one in which Roger Moore and Suzanne York are sitting in a cozy pub on the famous grand place in Brussels. Moore tells York that he wants to show her what Belgians do in the early morning hours ... they eat onion soup!?!?!? Hmm, what movies can teach you about your own national traditions.....


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