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Just Your Luck (1996)

R  |  Video  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  29 November 1996 (USA)
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Six million dollars suddenly goes up for grabs when an aged diner's heart fails after he discovers that he has won the lottery. Which of the remaining late-night dining regulars will get ... See full summary »

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Six million dollars suddenly goes up for grabs when an aged diner's heart fails after he discovers that he has won the lottery. Which of the remaining late-night dining regulars will get the cash? How many will have to die to get the answer? Written by productiondesign@aol.com

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A comedy about too much cash... and too much coffee. See more »

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Rated R for strong language and some violence | See all certifications »
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Not A Must See, But I Saw It
22 February 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie was not so great, but it had a good plot. The characters were funny and well-thought and the suspense was riveting. The only problem, I thought, was the ending. I don't want to give it away, so I'll just say that it wasn't what I expected. It will probably be the same for you. I give it ** out of ****.


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