Based on the novels "Chances" and "Lucky" by Jackie Collins, this miniseries features the rise of Gino Santangelo in the Las Vegas casino industry, and his daughter Lucky's subsequent ... See full summary »
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Cast

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 Gino Santangelo (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Enzio Bonnatti (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Carolyn Dimes / ... (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Dimitri Stanislopolous (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Maria Santangelo (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Susan Martino Santangelo (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Lennie Golden (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Steven Dimes (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Olympia Stanislopolous (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Costa (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Bernard Dimes (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Santino Bonnatti (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Mr. Duke (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Eden (3 episodes, 1990)
Harold Pruett ...
 Dario Santangelo (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Marco (3 episodes, 1990)
Jimmie F. Skaggs ...
 Whitejack (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Marabelle (3 episodes, 1990)
Charles Frank ...
 Sen. David Richmond (3 episodes, 1990)
Wendy Cutler ...
 Jennifer (3 episodes, 1990)
Jake Dengel
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Mary Frann ...
 Clementine Duke (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Lucky Santangelo (3 episodes, 1990)
Nick Angotti ...
 Eddie Lucci (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Suzita (3 episodes, 1990)
Tony DiBenedetto ...
 Pinky (3 episodes, 1990)
Heather Haase ...
 Cindy (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Francesca Fern (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Craven Richmond (3 episodes, 1990)
Debi A. Monahan ...
 Lucille (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Sandra (3 episodes, 1990)
Raymond O'Keefe ...
 Lerdy (3 episodes, 1990)
Jane Marla Robbins ...
 Judi (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Fred Lester (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Flash (3 episodes, 1990)
Perry Sheehan Adair ...
 Court Clerk (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Maria - Age 6 (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Fat Larry (3 episodes, 1990)
Tony Auer ...
 Preacher #2 (3 episodes, 1990)
Joshua Baerwald ...
 Bartender (3 episodes, 1990)
Ralph M. Cardinale ...
 Jury Foreman (3 episodes, 1990)
James D. Cohen ...
 Hotel Messenger (3 episodes, 1990)
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 N.Y. Detective (3 episodes, 1990)
Linda Hoffman ...
 Girl #1 (3 episodes, 1990)
Anthony S. Johnson ...
 Security Officer (3 episodes, 1990)
Eric Kohner ...
 Catto (3 episodes, 1990)
Sarah Beth Kulik ...
 Little Girl (3 episodes, 1990)
Stu Levin ...
 Doctor #1 (3 episodes, 1990)
Irene Olga López ...
 Maid #1 (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Greek priest (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Miss Vane (3 episodes, 1990)
Lisa Melilli ...
 Girl #2 (3 episodes, 1990)
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 Lucky - Age 6 (3 episodes, 1990)
Michael Mann Munoz ...
 Bobby (3 episodes, 1990)
Gunnar Peterson ...
 Henry (3 episodes, 1990)
Stephen Prutting ...
 Doctor #2 (3 episodes, 1990)
Theresa Ring ...
 Hatcheck Girl (3 episodes, 1990)
Edmund Stoiber ...
 Judge (3 episodes, 1990)
Lisle Wilson ...
 L.A. Detective (3 episodes, 1990)
John Winston ...
 Smythson (3 episodes, 1990)
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Based on the novels "Chances" and "Lucky" by Jackie Collins, this miniseries features the rise of Gino Santangelo in the Las Vegas casino industry, and his daughter Lucky's subsequent struggle to maintain the family empire. Written by Phil Fernando

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A Good Movie
14 October 2003 | by (North Carolina) – See all my reviews

Lucky/Chances is a good movie based on a good book. I read the books first prior to watching the movie and it does follow the book closely with a few minor chnages. Vincent Irizarry could not have made a better Gino and Nicollette Sheridan was perfect to play Lucky. The acting may have been a tad bit over-the-top, but many of Jackie Collins' books are and that's probably why the movie was done that way. I'd personally love to see a silver screen version of this book so that more details of the story could be shown (there was a lot that couldn't be shown on t.v.).


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