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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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Charlie
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Giles
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Dana
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Charlotte
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Sara
S.J. Chiro ...
Giles' Wife
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Lisa
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Lawrence
Christian Palmer ...
Bartender
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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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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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Opening Weekend:

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

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$32,853 (USA) (4 July 2014)
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The Executive Producer of this film was Joanne Woodward. There is a dedication at the end of the film that reads: "This film is dedicated 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 »

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

Ellie Klug: Musicians - I mean, men - are toxic to me. And you're both, so, nothing personal.
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> 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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Marikan
Written by Abdelfatah Abbou & Mohamed Aoualou
Performed by Aza
Courtesy of Critical Music Corporation
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Lucky Them and Me.
2 June 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Lucky me because I found this great little gem entitled, Lucky Them. Toni Collette, plays a darker, humorous role of rocker mag. writer, Elle. She's not losing her edge as much as losing her eagerness to do anything meaningful, anymore. Along comes a story, that is, in part, her story. And, she must choose to visit a painful past relationship. For the trip she brings along a straight up, funny, straight man, Charlie, played by Thomas Haden Church. He is also searching for something gone missing in his life. Add to that a cast of minor characters that steal the show in nearly every scene. But, Toni holds the key to this movie and she never, ever disappoints.


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