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Pure Luck (1991)

PG
96 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

An accountant with super bad luck is sent in search of a missing boss's daughter, also an incredibly unlucky.
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Francis Veber (film La Chevre) | Herschel Weingrod (screenplay) | Timothy Harris (screenplay)
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Budget
$17,010,000
Opening weekend
$5,010,810
Gross (US & Canada)
$22,641,969
Gross (World)
$24,941,969
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Release date
Aug 9, 1991 (United States)

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59 cast members
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Martin Short
Eugene Proctor Eugene Proctor   See fewer
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Danny Glover
Raymond Campanella Raymond Campanella   See fewer
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Sheila Kelley
Valerie Highsmith Valerie Highsmith   See fewer
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Highsmith Highsmith   See fewer
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Scott Wilson
Frank Grimes Frank Grimes   See fewer
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Harry Shearer
Monosoff Monosoff   See fewer
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Jorge Russek
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Rodrigo Puebla
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Jorge Luke
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Abel Woolrich
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Patricia Gage
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Ariane Pellicer
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Rubén Cristiany
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Maria Rosa Manzini
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Carlos González
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Gerardo Albarrán
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Andaluz Russell
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Raúl Martínez Solares
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Marco Antonio Arzate
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Pepe Olivares
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Gonzalo Sánchez
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Sergio Calderón
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Michael Puttonen
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Carlos Romano
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Magda Rodríguez
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Julian Bucio
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Ignacio Gómez
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Gabriella Moreno
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Lionel Douglass
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Sammy Ortiz
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Wilebardo Bucio
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Jorge Luis Corzo
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Gabriel Pingarrón
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Pedro Altamirano
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David Lisle
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Jorge Zepeda
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Walter Marsh
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Deryl Hayes
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William MacDonald
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Rolando Pimentel
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Jesus Moreno
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Mario Arreola
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Juan Manuel
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5.8 / 10 | 6,206 votes