5.9/10
1,616
45 user 4 critic

The Lucky Man (2018)

Trailer
2:11 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Prime Video

A young charismatic preacher and his hot Latina girlfriend travel Route 66 scamming the small churches along the way only to find that the bogus healing powers he portrays become real. The healing powers serve as a blessing and a curse.
Reviews
3 wins. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Short | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Two bickering siblings learn the true magic of believing, when they find a real wish and encounter the menacing creature who wants it back.

Director: Vashmere Valentine
Stars: Josie Campbell, Reese Hoggard, Al Klinge
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

A look deep inside of tabletop gaming culture. With concise interviews with gaming legends, and exploration of gaming conventions we will attempt to understand why people still play tabletop games.

Directors: Steve Wollett, Ryan Callaway
Stars: John Wick, E. Gary Gygax, Jonathan Beetles
Who Is Alice (2017)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

'Who is Alice' carries us on a darkly funny, compelling and sometimes cringe worthy journey into the highs and lows of what human beings will do to try to avoid pain and connect to ... See full summary »

Directors: Ismael Lotz, Robert van den Broek
Stars: Ali Bastian, Patrick Holland, Lee Brace
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Inspired by real events a day of reckoning approaches for Rory, a rising Irish-Mexican street gang member, when his trusted life-long friend Eloy, is released from prison.

Directors: La Raza, Mónica Esmeralda León
Stars: Zachary Laoutides, Emmanuel Isaac, Madrid St. Angelo
The Defector (2018)
Short | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

1967, the height of the Cold War. Australian Prime Minister Harold Holt is embroiled in a power struggle when his spymaster discovers Red sympathisers embedded within his administration.

Director: Scott Mannion
Stars: Sean Taylor, Malcolm Kennard, Lech Mackiewicz
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Teenage friends out for beach week get unexpectedly detoured to a isolated motel where a deadly STD virus now runs rampant, turning those infected into the living dead.

Director: Jonathan Straiton
Stars: Trey Harrison, Rebecca C. Kasek, Wayne W. Johnson
Los olvidados (2017)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The plot revolves around a group of young people that take a trip to the ruins in order to film a documentary about Epecuen. Ignoring the warnings, and after a brief tour, they get stranded... See full summary »

Directors: Luciano Onetti, Nicolás Onetti
Stars: German Baudino, Paula Brasca, Mirta Busnelli
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

The Texture of Falling is unlike any film that you've ever seen. Set against the lush landscape of the Pacific Northwest, it's a film that transcends genre and defies classification - part ... See full summary »

Director: Maria Allred
Stars: Maria Allred, Benjamin Farmer, Damien Genardi
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

An empathetic stripper plays therapist to the many damaged clientele and co-workers who frequent the popular Anywhere Bar.

Director: James Kicklighter
Stars: Briana Evigan, Ser'Darius Blain, Axel Roldos
Allure I (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Based on true stories, ALLURE is a process-driven film, where filmmakers and actors worked together through a series of improvisations to tell the stories of five women in New York, who ... See full summary »

Director: Vladan Nikolic
Stars: Madeleine Assas, Toussaint Raphael Abessolo, Patricia Arriaga-Jordán
The Shadows (2011)
Horror | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Marooned on a mysterious lighthouse island during a storm, five friends are forced to reveal their secrets and face their darkest fears.

Director: Sabrina Mansfield
Stars: Nalita Murray, Alan Collett, Elizabeth O'Brick
She Kills (2016)
Action | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When Sadie's husband is murdered by a vicious gang called "The Touchers", she finds she possesses a strange hidden power to aid her in her quest for revenge. A homage to Grindhouse/exploitation pictures of the 1970's.

Director: Ron Bonk
Stars: Jennie Russo, Trey Harrison, Michael Merchant
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
... Rev. Johnny Jones
... Rebecca
Burton Gilliam ... Pawn Broker's Dad
... Bartender
... Potro
... Drug Trafficker
... Pawn Broker
... Billy
... Mary O'Neal
... Blind Man's Sister
... Liquor Store Owner
... Motel Keeper 2
... Erick
... Lady in Wheelchair
... Waitress
Edit

Storyline

Traveling Route 66, a charismatic preacher, Reverend Johnny Jones, and his seductively beautiful Latina girlfriend, Rebecca, find their lives spiraling out of control as they travel from small town to small town; running their scam on the churches they encounter along the mother road. He's able to convince people he has the power to heal their illnesses and solve their most dreadful life experiences. But what the couple think is their scam begs the question does he really have the power? It's a question that haunts him and only intensifies his inner demons. Scarred for life, his childhood abuse from his evil father won't soon go away. He finds temporary refuge at the bottom of each bottle of tequila and endless grams of cocaine that goes up his nose. His childhood demons will not subside, neither will his vices. In the end, his powers serve as a blessing and a curse. Hang on tight while we follow this perilous couple's journey into the abyss of miracles and tragedy. Written by Norman McGuire

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

sex drugs revival | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Sex, Drugs, and Revival

Genres:

Action | Drama | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

R

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 January 2018 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$24,813, 25 February 2018
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

(HD)|

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

While filming in Tucumcarri, New Mexico, a billy goat wandered onto the set at one of the motel locations and interrupted shooting. Several of the grips chased the animal away and production continued. See more »

Goofs

When Rebecca calls her mother on the payphone, the phone is only held to the pole with zip ties and there are no cables connecting it back to the telephone system This shows that the phone was simply a dummy prop. See more »

Soundtracks

Dearest One
Written by David VaLad
Performed by Jack's Four
Courtesy of Fervor Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Yikes, this is a sick movie and one of the strangest I've ever watched
22 January 2018 | by See all my reviews

THE GOOD - This is so stylishly-filmed it's unbelievable. The wild camera techniques - quick flashes, sudden changes from color to devil red, distorted sound bytes, shakey camera shots, wild colors and symbolic images, distorted sound bytes - are all fascinating to watch. Then there's the crazy story, which ranges from really good to really bad The two leads, "Rev Jones and Rebecca" are kinda co-dependent on one another. He likes his drugs, and she likes her style and shopping habits. He struggles keeping the cash flow going for his drug addiction and her Gucci purses, and some damn boots she mentions a thousand times. THE BAD NEWS - The drug use in this movie is OVER THE TOP. WOW. The actor who plays Rev. Jones either did a lot of cocaine or endured the pain of snorting a lot of baking soda. Painful to watch sometimes. You can just see it in his face. Then there is the performance of Rebecca, she struggled to nail the character. The Preacher carried the movie.


4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 45 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Horror and Thriller Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular horror and thriller movies available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed