Lucky (2017)

LUCKY follows the spiritual journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off the map desert town. Having out lived and out smoked all of his contemporaries, the fiercely independent Lucky finds himself at the… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: September 29, 2017
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David Ehrlich

A wise and wistful love letter from one remarkable character actor to another.

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Sarah Ward
Concrete Playground

The landscape of Stanton's face pairs perfectly with the arid dessert surroundings, while his specific brand of cantankerous charm finds its match in Lynch.

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Evan Rodriguez
Austin American-Statesman

With nods to some of Stanton's earlier roles such as Bud in Repo Man and Asa Hawkes in Wise Blood, Lucky holds a tortoise's pace but is layered with myriad avenues of thought and exploration.

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Joe Leydon

Everything Harry Dean Stanton has done in his career, and his life, has brought him to his moment of triumph in "Lucky," an unassumingly wonderful little film about nothing in particular and everything that's important.

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Alex Lines
Film Inquiry

Lucky is a genuinely endearing reflection of a type of man and actor, that is slowly fading from this world.

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Brian Tallerico

A beautiful showcase for the 90-year-old Harry Dean Stanton, giving one of the best performances of his remarkable career.

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Jacob Knight

[Harry Dean Stanton is] one of the great ones; perhaps even the great one in terms of certain naturalistic affectations. And Lucky is here to act as a Greatest Hits record of sorts, bringing closure to a career that's worth celebrating.

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Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
Luke Eberhardt
I didn't originally expect to see this film though I found it to be a fine tale of an old man living out his existence in an isolated town in the middle of… More