An underworld kingpin instructs his honcho to recruit people endowed with 'Luck' from across the globe to take part in a series of games designed to test their 'Luck' factor, as gamblers around the world bet on them.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Kidnap (2008)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Sanjay Dutt plays a father whose daughter is kidnapped. The film follows his struggle to get her back.

Director: Sanjay Gadhvi
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Imran Khan, Minissha Lamba
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Self-centered Sriram Venkat changes his outlook and actions when his girlfriend leaves him.

Director: Punit Malhotra
Stars: Imran Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Nizhalgal Ravi
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Harry is an industrialist who loves his daughter Bijlee, and the bond they share with Harry's man friday, Matru. Bijlee's plan to wed the son of a politician, however, brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.

Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
Stars: Pankaj Kapur, Imran Khan, Anushka Sharma
Break Ke Baad (2010)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Childhood friends Abhay and Aaliya experience plenty of obstacles in their paths as they find their way in the world and back to each other.

Director: Danish Aslam
Stars: Deepika Padukone, Imran Khan, Lillete Dubey
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Jay doesn't believe in love Stories, and Simran, is a girl who's in love with the idea of Love itself.

Director: Punit Malhotra
Stars: Imran Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Sammir Dattani
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A young man tries to arrange a marriage for his brother, but finds himself falling in love with the chosen fiancée.

Director: Ali Abbas Zafar
Stars: Imran Khan, Katrina Kaif, Ali Zafar
Dus (2005)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Siddhant Dheer lives a wealthy lifestyle with his brother, Shashank, and sister, Anu. Both Siddhant and Shashank work for India's Anti-Terrorist Cell (ATC), along with Aditya and Aditi. ... See full summary »

Director: Anubhav Sinha
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A few drinks too many leads an uptight architect and quick-witted hairstylist to marry in Las Vegas. Can a mistake lead to friendship and love?

Director: Shakun Batra
Stars: Kareena Kapoor, Boman Irani, Imran Khan
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

The story of Shoaib, an underworld don who came to power by killing his mentor and has extended his kingdom with the help of his best friend, Javed, and his former lover, Mumtaz. While ... See full summary »

Director: Milan Luthria
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Imran Khan, Sonakshi Sinha
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

In the 1990s, Four young friends get together in Mumbai to start a company, which turns out to be an instant hit due to their unorthodox methods.

Director: Parmeet Sethi
Stars: Shahid Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Meiyang Chang
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The unexpected arrival of his elder NRI brother and assorted characters complicates the life of a Goan male.

Director: Rohit Shetty
Stars: Sanjay Dutt, Ajay Devgn, Fardeen Khan
Musical | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Devesh (Ajay Devgan) was Raj's father who was a futuristic car designer. He owned an old car, which was passed down to him from his father and he hoped to pass it on to his son, Raj. After ... See full summary »

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla
Stars: Vatsal Seth, Ayesha Takia, Ajay Devgn
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Major Jabbar Pratap Singh
...
Karim Moussa
...
Ram Mehra
...
Raghav Raghuvaran
Chitrashi Rawat ...
Shortcut
...
Ayesha
Snita Mehay ...
Angela
...
Lakhaan Tamaang
...
Mrs. Mehra
...
Major Pratap Singh's Wife (as Rupa Ganguli)
...
Swami
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tanka Prasad Acharya ...
Chotu
John Leon Bennett ...
OB Van Director
...
Jiten
...
Passport Agent
Edit

Storyline

Born lucky, Karim Moussa takes to exploiting it instead of focusing on studies. Now a wealthy gambler, he decides to recruit about a dozen lucky people to participate in a deadly game of survival. His agent, Lakhaan Tamaang, recruits Ram Mehra - whose father killed himself after losing 25 Crores - and is about to lose everything he and his mom own, and may end up being arrested for robbing an ATM machine; Major Jabbar Pratap Singh - who needs money for his wife's treatment; a camel jockey, Shortcut, sold by her parents for Rs.15000/-, who wants to make it big in life; a returning player, Ayesha, who had already participated, and is back for more; a psychotic serial killer, Raghav Raghuvaran, who miraculously escaped the death penalty. All of the above, including others from different countries, must compete, kill each other, with the survivor netting 20 Crores Rupees in just 20 days. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 July 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Фортуна  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£86,635 (UK) (24 July 2009)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Debut film of Shruti Hassan. See more »

Connections

References 13 Tzameti (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Aazma - Luck Is The Key
Written by Shabbir Ahmed
Composed by Salim Merchant and Suleiman Merchant
Performed by Shruti Haasan and Clinton Cerejo
Courtesy of Super Cassettes Industries Limited (T-Series)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Poor luckless souls !!
27 July 2009 | by (Philadelphia) – See all my reviews

Please don't mistake the title for the fate of any of the characters, from the movie 'Luck'. It was just an ode to people who had to go through the ordeal (which might just find stark, blunt resonance with the worst of nightmares, that one might have to face in movie hall) of sitting through the 120 minutes of the movie luck.

Right from the opening sequence, where Sanjay Dutt, defies death by running across some 6-7 moving trains which travel with amazing sync through the moment when fully loaded guns fail to fire on a few handpicked lucky heroes and villains to the scene where a bullet rushes through the exact position where an ordinary human being was supposed to have his heart, only to find out "alas ! it is the lucky hero and his heart is placed in some remote area of the body which usually holds something else ! duh !

Then you might ask, for what I gave the movie a 4 out of 10. Well its for the guts of Sanjay Dutt,Imran Khan and Midhun Dada for betting that this is going to work. Shruthi Hassan, I felt, was a different face, from the usual Bollywood heroines. Sanjay Dutt does no justice to what he is capable of, by reprising the roles he did in Musafir, Dhamaal , Dus Kahaniyan and so on!And yes, its also because I did shell out a few bucks to go over to the theater to watch it and would feel that I just threw it away in the wind if I don't give it at least a 4 :) So do you want to be lucky??


7 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
AWFUL !! jeetrana
A Rip Off (13 Tzameti) k_kush
I liked it xEbOnYKiSsEsx
WARNING : Don't watch this movie sumeetindia
Subtitled Matthew-Doherty
Gallery of paparazzi pics of Sanjay Dutt doing stunts tashi-8
Discuss Luck (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?