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Getting Lucky (1990)

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School nerd Bill just wants to save the world and to score a date with cheerleader babe Chrissie Schackler. Both become real possibilities when he finds an alcoholic Leprechaun in a beer ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steven Cooke ...
Bill
Lezlie Z. McCraw ...
Krissi
Rick McDowell ...
Tony
Garry Kluger ...
Lepkey
Jean Stewart ...
Babette
Dick Monda ...
Teacher
Pattie Gordon ...
Mrs. Shackler
C.J. Merrill ...
Tim
Millie Quinn ...
Mom
Paul G. Kenner ...
Dad
Devon Kenner ...
Brother
Dawn Kenner ...
Sister
James Zoppe ...
Horseman
Julie Dole ...
Cheerleader
Bronwyn St. John ...
Cheerleader
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Storyline

School nerd Bill just wants to save the world and to score a date with cheerleader babe Chrissie Schackler. Both become real possibilities when he finds an alcoholic Leprechaun in a beer bottle he was about to recycle. Wacky hijinks ensue as the leprechaun, Lepkey, messes up a few of the wishes. Can Bill fight off school jock Tony Chanuka and marry Chrissie so they can fulfill their dream of opening a clinic? Written by Angus Kidman <gus@acp.com.au>

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Middlevale High has Cheerleaders, Jocks, Nerds ... and a Leprechaun! See more »

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$20,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

A sizable number of the high school scenes were shot at a health spa in Encino, Los Angeles, California. See more »

Quotes

Bill: I know it's impossible for one person or even two people to heal the whole world but if each of us could just heal a little tiny part of it... think what a world that would be.
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Connections

Remade as Wish Me Luck (1995) See more »

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Fits Like a Glove
Words and Music by Michael Paul Girard
Vocal by Jean Stewart
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A funny mix of love and fantasy
20 September 1998 | by (Terre Haute,IN) – See all my reviews

A great film that needs to be reproduced. A hard movie to find, if you get a hold of it you will be in for a treat. The shrinking sequence is great!! A movie the whole family can enjoy


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