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Good Luck (1996)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 7 March 1997 (USA)
Hines plays a former dental student, Bern Lemley, who had to quit school just before finals because of a car accident that left him in a wheelchair. D'Onofrio plays a former pro football ... See full summary »

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Bernard 'Bern' Lemley
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Tony 'Ole' Olezniak
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James Bing
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Farmer John
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Himself
Roy Firestone ...
Himself
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Bartender
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Drag Queen
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Peggy
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Heidi
Ross Huffman-Kerr ...
Olsen
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Doris
William C. Simmonds ...
Steve
Douglas Mace ...
Clock Hat Man
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Hines plays a former dental student, Bern Lemley, who had to quit school just before finals because of a car accident that left him in a wheelchair. D'Onofrio plays a former pro football player, Ole Olezniak, who was blinded in a freak accident on the field. Before their accidents, Bern had been a tutor for Ole, and, after quitting his post-accident job as a denture technician, he approaches Ole about teaming up to enter a white-water rafting race on Oregon's Rogue River. Written by Katherine Smith

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Reach for your dreams!

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for some sex-related language | See all certifications »
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7 March 1997 (USA)  »

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$39,962 (USA) (7 March 1997)

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$39,962 (USA) (7 March 1997)
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Tony 'Ole' Olezniak: I dunno...maybe I need a balls check, myself.
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Old Fashion Love
Written and Performed by Jay Bolton and Mary Ekler
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A Good Comedy
31 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

A very funny, laugh-out-loud movie. I checked Vincent D'Onofrio's credits after seeing this movie and realize I have seen him so many times in very good roles but this film really showcased his comedic talent. Good Luck told a good story about two totally different guys who really aren't so different after all. They captured the essence of how to give meaning back to your life, when you don't think things are going the way you thought they would. Don't miss this - it's one of the good ones out there! 3 out of 4.


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