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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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Doris (voice)
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Sara
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Giles' Wife
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Lisa
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Lawrence
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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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$3,728 (USA) (30 May 2014)

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

In a nod to Seattle's music scene, Ellie's sea horses are named Kurt and Courtney. See more »

Goofs

They make a point that Mathew Smith is left handed, but when they find him he is hammering right handed. See more »

Quotes

Charlie: It's not that I don't like music, it's that I have a hard time finding a style that doesn't annoy me.
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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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Kris Kringle Ju Ju
Written by Kid Congo Powers, Kiki Solis & Ron Miller
Performed by Kid Congo & The Pink Monkeybirds
Courtesy of In The Red Records
By arrangement with Terrorbird Media
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Luck is hard to find
14 August 2015 | by See all my reviews

A certain person even harder (to find). I had no idea who the actor would be portraying him (though apparently he is on the cover of the disc), therefor was positively surprised to see him at one moment during the movie. You also get a very mature love story, even if you have a very clichéd character following a woman and trying to help her (for very obvious reasons).

I reckon some people might have issues with the female lead character and her freedom to choose how to love (when, where and how often too). But this is not about bashing her or belittling her, it's about a journey and you shouldn't even think about that. It's a very personal story and very well made on too, that happens to star a woman. Very well played, with quite a few "real" moments thrown in there. Romantic? Depending on your view. Sometimes comedic too, but more a drama


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