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Lucky Break (2001)

PG-13
107 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

Under the leadership of a small-time bank robber, British inmates hatch a plan to escape by staging a musical.
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Writers
Ronan Bennett (screenplay) | Stephen Fry (book of musical play: "Nelson the Musical")
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Alwin H. Küchler (as Alwin Küchler)
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Budget
$6,000,000
Opening weekend
$7,495
Gross (US & Canada)
$54,606
Gross (World)
$2,572,403
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Release date
Apr 19, 2002 (United States)

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31 cast members
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James Nesbitt
James 'Jimmy' Hands / Lord Nelson in Show James 'Jimmy' Hands / Lord Nelson in Show   See fewer
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Olivia Williams
Annabel Sweep / Lady Hamilton in Show Annabel Sweep / Lady Hamilton in Show   See fewer
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Timothy Spall
Cliff Gumbell Cliff Gumbell   See fewer
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Bill Nighy
Roger 'Rog' Chamberlain / King George III in Show Roger 'Rog' Chamberlain / King George III in Show   See fewer
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Lennie James
Rudy 'Rud' Guscott / Hardy in Show Rudy 'Rud' Guscott / Hardy in Show   See fewer
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Ron Cook
Mr. Perry, the Guard Mr. Perry, the Guard   See fewer
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Frank Harper
John Toombes John Toombes   See fewer
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Christopher Plummer
Graham Mortimer Graham Mortimer   See fewer
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Julian Barratt
Paul Dean Paul Dean   See fewer
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Peter Wight
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Celia Imrie
Amy Chamberlain Amy Chamberlain   See fewer
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Ram John Holder
Old Billy Morris Old Billy Morris   See fewer
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John Pierce Jones
Mad Lenny Mad Lenny   See fewer
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Ofo Uhiara
Wayne Wayne Wayne Wayne   See fewer
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Brian Abbott
Officer Phillips Officer Phillips   See fewer
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Annette Bentley
Julie Gumbell Julie Gumbell   See fewer
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William Howe
Ritchie Gumbell Ritchie Gumbell   See fewer
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John Drew
Security Officer Security Officer   See fewer
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Sean McKenzie
Perry's Assistant Perry's Assistant   See fewer
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Georgie Glen
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Kevin Camp
Nelson's Crew Nelson's Crew   See fewer
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Alan Clarke
Nelson's Crew Nelson's Crew   See fewer
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Tony van Cooten
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Austin Newby
Nelson's Crew Nelson's Crew   See fewer
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Kenneth Thompson
Nelson's Crew Nelson's Crew   See fewer
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Steve Apelt
Prison Officer (uncredited) Prison Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Greg Bennett
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6.2 / 10 | 2,065 votes