• Lucky (2017)


Release Date: September 29th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

A 90-year-old atheist has outlived and out-smoked his contemporaries, and as he comes to terms with his own mortality, he searches for ever-elusive enlightenment.

Cast: Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, Ron Livingston, Ed Begley Jr., Tom Skerritt, Beth Grant, James Darren, Barry Shabaka Henley

Director: John Carroll Lynch

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Divide / Conquer, Superlative Films

Keywords: House, Inspiring, Bar, Love, Intense, Quest, Charming, Underdog, 2010s, Emotional, Melodramatic, Death, Heartwarming

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    It feels like a gift from one outstanding character actor to another, but never one that indulges the thesp at the expense of the film. show more

  • 60
    Inkoo KangTheWrap

    Borrowing a few biographical details from Stanton’s life, the virtually plotless drama exudes admiration for its nonagenarian muse, but it’s built so sparely that it doesn’t have much to offer anyone who doesn’t already share its reverence for the “Paris, Texas” actor. show more

  • 85
    Keith PhippsUproxx

    It’s a wistful, unabashedly minor swan song that fittingly casts Stanton as a man recognizing he’s much closer to the end of his life than the beginning — and wondering what it all means. show more

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