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Pure Luck

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Pure Luck

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
96 minutes
performer:
Danny Glover, Martin Short, Sheila Kelley, Sam Wanamaker
director:
Nadia Tass
distributor:
Universal
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Comedy

We gave it a D-

It would be nice to report that Martin Short — an imp of near-genius — redeems Pure Luck, a comedy about a nebbish accountant with disastrously bad luck. The movie, though, is just about unwatchable — a numbingly repetitive farce in which the cursed Short trips, walks into walls, trips, spills an entire saltshaker onto his breakfast, trips, sets people on fire, trips…D-

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