• Lucky Numbers (2000)

Lucky Numbers

Release Date: October 27th, 2000

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2001

R |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Russ Richards (John Travolta) is a TV weatherman and local celebrity on the verge of losing his shirt. Desperate to escape financial ruin, he schemes with Crystal (Lisa Kudrow) the TV station's lotto ball girl to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but everything else goes wrong as the plan starts to unravel and the game turns rough.

Cast: John Travolta, Lisa Kudrow, Tim Roth, Ed O'Neill, Michael Rapaport, Daryl "Chill" Mitchell, Bill Pullman, Richard Schiff

Director: Nora Ephron

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: DreamWorks SKG, Paramount Pictures, Studio Canal, Mad Chance

Distributors: Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks SKG

Keywords: Rivalry, Pursuit, Investigation, Charming, 2000s, Temptation, Madcap

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    When Travolta plays, everybody has a good time. show more

  • 63
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    A comedy of bad manners with many punchy moments and many irritatingly glib ones. show more

  • 39
    Cody ClarkMr. Showbiz

    Whatever the amount on Roth's paycheck was, it's the only truly charmed sum Lucky Numbers has to offer. show more

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