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Lucky Them (2013)

R | | Drama | 21 April 2014 (USA)
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A rock journalist is assigned to track down her ex-boyfriend.

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Giles
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Dana
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Charlotte
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Doris (voice)
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Lawrence
Christian Palmer ...
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Micah
Evan Mosher ...
Joshua
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A rock journalist is assigned to track down her ex-boyfriend.

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Revisit your past. Rewrite your future.

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Drama

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Rated R for language, some sexual content and drug use | See all certifications »
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21 April 2014 (USA)  »

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Lucky Them - Auf der Suche nach Matthew Smith  »

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$3,728 (USA) (30 May 2014)

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$32,853 (USA) (4 July 2014)
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Trivia

When Charlie is talking about liking Bryan Adams because of an album cover where it looked like he was running somewhere, Charlie is describing Bryan Adams' 1983 album "Cuts Like a Knife". See more »

Goofs

When Lucas is sitting on the bench as Ellie gets on the bus, when the camera is on him the guitar strap is on his shoulder. When the camera cuts to over his shoulder, the guitar strap is hanging down behind him. See more »

Quotes

Charlie: Look on the bright side, at least you didn't give a dead animal to somebody on their wedding day.
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Crazy Credits

> This film is credited to Paul Newman: an inspiration, mentor, cheering squad, and darn good reason a gal could still have trouble finding a gent to fill his boots See more »

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References Gremlins (1984) See more »

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Where Did I Go Wrong
Written by Martin Sexton
Performed by Martin Sexton
Courtesy of Kitchen Table Records
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13 October 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The DVD was finally released so I had a chance to see the movie. I wanted to see it primarily because of the superb cast and I wasn't disappointed by a single one of them. But I do wonder how they got the 8 figure salary Johnny Depp to play a bit role. The story didn't move me partly because the characters weren't fleshed out. One sentence or two was all the viewer was given in the way of background. Tom Hayden's character for instance is wealthy but is he really the buffoon who would marry a hooker who is secretly married and blatantly seeking to make Hayden's character become more materialistic? Johnny Depp's character is described as a "shit." Why? We're never told. It's really a tribute to the cast that this movie exists and damn near works.


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