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Just My Luck (2006)

PG-13 | | 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.

Director:

Donald Petrie

Writers:

I. Marlene King (screenplay), Amy Harris (screenplay) (as Amy B. Harris) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lindsay Lohan ... Ashley Albright
Chris Pine ... Jake Hardin
Samaire Armstrong ... Maggie
Bree Turner ... Dana
Faizon Love ... Damon Phillips
Missi Pyle ... Peggy Braden
Makenzie Vega ... Katy
Carlos Ponce ... Antonio
Tom Fletcher ... Himself - McFly Band Member
Danny Jones ... Himself - McFly Band Member
Harry Judd Harry Judd ... Himself - McFly Band Member
Dougie Poynter ... Himself - McFly Band Member
Tovah Feldshuh ... Madame Z
Jaqueline Fleming ... Tiffany
Dane Rhodes ... Mac
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Storyline

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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Everything can change with a kiss. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 May 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lucky See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,692,285, 14 May 2006

Gross USA:

$17,326,650

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$38,159,905
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The film was meant to be a starring vehicle for Lindsay Lohan to transition from family fare to adult roles. Its resounding commercial failure and well-publicized production woes centered around Lohan's unprofessional behind-the-scenes behavior marked the beginning of her career downfall. See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the movie when the jogger trips over Jake in the park, the man taking pictures of the incident has the lens of the camera closed. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Ashley Albright: Good morning, Oscar.
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Connections

References Ghostbusters (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Five Colours in Her Hair
Written by Tom Fletcher, Danny Jones, James Bourne and Ben Sargeant
Performed by McFly
Produced by Hugh Padgham
McFly appears courtesy of The Island Records Group
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Actually pretty good
11 May 2006 | by ducky1007See all my reviews

I went to the premier to see McFly walk the red carpet, take some pictures and leave. I ended up getting tickets to see the movie and couldn't let them go to waste. After standing and waiting, and waiting and waiting for Lindsay to show up we finally got to go into the movie. This was my first premier ever, like I said I went to see McFly (and I live in Oregon, we don't have premiers there). Lindsay Lohan is not my favorite actress by any stretch of the imagination, so going into the movie I set my standards pretty low. But, the movie wasn't as bad as I thought it was going to be. It was actually pretty cute. And getting to see McFly on the big screen was a huge bonus for me. Given, they aren't the best actors, but they were pretty funny! I really hope for their sake the movie does well!


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