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Just My Luck (2006)

 -  Comedy | Fantasy | Romance  -  12 May 2006 (USA)
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Manhattanite Ashley is known to many as the luckiest woman around. After a chance encounter with a down-and-out young man, however, she realizes that she's swapped her fortune for his.

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In Manhattan, Ashley Albright is a lucky woman and very successful in the agency where she works. The clumsy Jake Hardin is an unlucky aspirant manager of the rock band McFly, who is unsuccessfully trying to contact the entrepreneur Damon Phillips to promote his band. When Ashley meets Jake in a masquerade party, they kiss each other, swapping her fortune with his bad luck. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated PG-13 for some brief sexual references | See all certifications »

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Lady Luck  »

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Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,032 (Chile) (18 August 2006)

Gross:

$331,344 (South Africa) (25 August 2006)
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While everyone else would rehearse for a scene, Lindsay Lohan would sit in a corner and a stand-in would do her scene with the other principal actors. Then, when film rolled, Lohan would saunter over and repeatedly flub her lines after which she'd often throw a fit and someone had to console her and lead her away. See more »

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When cleaning up the bowling alley bathroom Ashley wears a gas mask, because of its bad smell. But gas masks don't work effectively against smells. See more »

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Ashley Albright: Good morning, Oscar.
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A Step Up Romantic Comedy
15 August 2010 | by (utah) – See all my reviews

Chris Pine who would be the new Captain Kirk in Star Trek (2009) and Lindsay Lohan, yes that one, get together with a kiss in this romantic comedy that is deliberate and takes its time to set up the characters and their current life and then with good pacing proceeds to reveal the turmoils whereby a lucky Lohan accidentally transfers her luck to the unlucky Pine. What comes next is a decently in some ways underplayed comedy that avoids the completely outlandish but it retains plenty of sight gags and problems that entertain. Yet by the end of this mostly predictable movie, it still retains its integrity with a decent character plot outline that keeps the substantive lines going a bit longer than most juvenile comedies.


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