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Good Luck (1996)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  7 March 1997 (USA)
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Heartwarming buddy tale of two unlikely heroes whose roadtrip adventure aimed at winning a whitewater river race, despite the fact that one is blind and the other wheelchair bound, leads ...

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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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Roy Firestone ...
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Olsen
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William C. Simmonds ...
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Douglas Mace ...
Clock Hat Man
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Heartwarming buddy tale of two unlikely heroes whose roadtrip adventure aimed at winning a whitewater river race, despite the fact that one is blind and the other wheelchair bound, leads them to the finish line of true friendship.

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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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End of Your Rope
Written and Performed by Jay Bolton and Mary Ekler
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Pop some popcorn and pop this in the DVD player!
23 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a fabulous "feel good" movie. I've probably watched this a dozen times and it's still a favorite to pop in the DVD when company comes calling. This movie never got the publicity it deserved so it's pretty much a surprise when I play it for guests. Then, everyone wants a copy. I probably would never have heard of it myself if my mom hadn't been an extra in it and (unlike one of the previous comments) she loved every minute of the experience - as well as the finished product. Part of it was filmed in Winchester Bay, Oregon where my mom had a gift shop. I love hearing all the "inside" stories she tells such as when she was on the outside patio in direct line of sight of the scene being filmed in the bar. She was under a light which highlighted her flaming red hair and it stood out too much in the scene. The director yelled "cut", then "kill the red hair"! At first, she thought he said "kill the red-head"!


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