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Cranky loner (and beloved character actor) faces mortality
"...At 90, Lucky (Stanton) is still sharp, mentally and physically. Motoring around..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Logan Lucky
A different kind of heist film from the Ocean's 11 director
"...stylish crime caper ever made, Out of Sight. Logan Lucky comfortably settles under the same umbrella of popular-slash-populist entertainments..."

Aug. 18, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Lucky One
This latest adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks bestseller is timelessly shopworn.
"...averse to reductionist terms like "chick flick," but The Lucky One, adapted from Nicholas Sparks' bestselling novel, is the..."

April 20, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lucky Numbers
"...Suddenly Battlefield Earth doesn't look so bad. Compared to Lucky Numbers, an unfortunate teaming of Ephron (who previously directed..."

Oct. 27, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Lucky Ones
Tim Robbins effectively heads an engaging threesome of Iraq war vets as they travel across America on a road to personal growth.
"...Iraq war or the soldiers who wage it. The Lucky Ones is not likely to alter that situation, although..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Lucky You
This romantic drama is set against a Las Vegas background and stars Eric Bana and Drew Barrymore, but it rolls snake eyes all the way.
"...still manages to walk away from every game in Lucky You dead broke. He haunts the casinos of his..."

May 11, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Lucky Number Slevin
This fun but ultimately disappointing mistaken-identity thriller has style galore, which may actually be the crux of its problem.
" working both sides of the fence. Everything about Lucky Number Slevin, especially the production design, is calculated to..."

April 7, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Lucky McKee Talks His New Thriller Kindred Spirits
Austin-made twisted tale of family bonds hits VOD this week
"...Everybody has that friend, according to filmmaker Lucky McKee. "Every person has someone who has stepped into..."

Jan. 25, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Lucky Robot Adds Spring Menu Items
Japanese street food inspires guests to take it outside
"...South Congress’ Lucky Robot wants guests to take advantage of their sidewalk..."

April 4, 2014 Food Post by Gracie Salem

Lucky Break
"...story of crooks whose criminal ambitions exceed their talents. Lucky Break is helmed by the director of The Full..."

May 17, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Catch Lucky McKee's Newest Film Tonight
Kindred Spirits gets sneak preview on Lifetime Movies tonight
"...A new film from former Austinite Lucky McKee is always a big deal, and we'd been..."

Oct. 24, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Lucky Grandma
Tsai Chin is one bad grandma in this glorious, unconventional noir
"...Deliciously dry and wry, Lucky Grandma invokes unlikely chuckles because Chin embraces her surly..."

May 29, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

So Lucky Makes Space for Asian Americans Onstage
Sad Girls Productions' new play hopes to create connections within the community
"...– the lead character in the new play So Lucky. The city she lives in doesn't have a Lunar..."

March 13, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Attention Sushi Lovers: Lucky Robot Offers Time Out for Tuna Tuesdays
SoCo restaurant launches new sustainability campaign
"...double edged sword,” says Stephanie Nasoff, operating partner at Lucky Robot Japanese Kitchen...."

June 19, 2018 Food Post by Emily Beyda

Right This Minute: See So Lucky, Live
Lucky Chaos and Sad Girls, streaming their new show for your eyes lonely
"...Well, citizen, you are so lucky...."

March 15, 2020 Arts Post by W. A. Brenner

Lucky's Puccias and Pizzeria
Popular trailer's latest chapter
"...We were somewhat curious as to why Lucky's Puccias and Pizzeria wasn't packed on either of our..."

May 1, 2015 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

Sad Girls Productions' So Lucky
This world premiere from a brand-new company lacks polish, but it does honor its community’s stories
"...On opening night of Sad Girls Productions' So Lucky, Ground Floor Theatre cut house sizes in half and..."

March 20, 2020 Arts Review by Elizabeth Cobbe

Luv Doc: Lucky You
How can someone who has experienced such wealth and plenitude ever hope to live a life free of tortured conscience?
"...So am I tortured with guilt about the economic..."

Feb. 15, 2019 Column by The Luv Doc

Awful/Lucky Martha Kelly
Austin comedian Martha Kelly has two ways of looking at her improbable path to fame
"...scene. That's when I was like, 'I'm so fucking lucky to be here.'"..."

Sept. 23, 2016 Arts Feature by Carina Magyar

“We Were Very, Very Lucky
City bids farewell to political and literal father Gus Garcia
"...until the end. … We should all be so lucky.”..."

Jan. 7, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Luv Doc Recommends: Lucky Tomblin CD Release
Broken Spoke, Friday, February 17, 2006
"...the Broken Spoke Friday to check out local lawyer Lucky Tomblin, who will be celebrating the release of his..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Column by The Luv Doc

British director Mike Leigh's latest is an uncharacteristic story about an indomitably joyful woman – a lovely state of being, perhaps, but not necessarily of dramatic interest.
"...“Poppy” Cross (Hawkins), the heroine of new Leigh film Happy-Go-Lucky, I couldn’t help wondering, “Could this perpetually giggling, insanely..."

Oct. 31, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Lucky to Have Council Member McCracken
"...Dear Editor, We are lucky to have a City Council person like Brewster McCracken..."

Dec. 13, 2004 Postmarks

The Luv Doc: Big, Dumb & Inexplicably Lucky
How about some empathy for the simpletons?
"...He's a metaphor for America itself: big, dumb, inexplicably lucky, and destined to ruin it all with his stupidity...."

July 17, 2020 Column by The Luv Doc

First Look at Lucky McKee's Kindred Spirits
Austin filmmaker's latest to debut at Cinepocalypse next month
"...deft and unrelenting spin on crime and horror, filmmaker Lucky McKee spent much of the last decade as a..."

May 21, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Music: Lucky No. 7 List
Action Bronson, Deerhoof, Laura Marling, and 160 more
"...been portioning out artist announcements in small weekly batches. Lucky number seven adds 163 acts to a master list..."

Feb. 13, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

The Lucky One
Taylor Swift’s Erwin Center circus proves her worth
" single “You Belong With Me,” fame-is-hard slow-jam “The Lucky One” (complete with paparazzi backup dancers), and a romping,..."

May 22, 2013 Music Post by Luke Winkie

Lucky Robot remodel of Zen Officially Open
Upscale dishes ordered via IPad
"...Zen on South Congress became the bright and modern Lucky Robot. Always known for its healthy and quick food,..."

Dec. 3, 2012 Food Post by Gracie Salem

Your Feets Too Big: Book Signing & Screening at the Lucky Lizard
Lyle Blackburn signs his new book on the Beast of Boggy Creek
"...Pierce's film, this Saturday, April 28, 5-7pm, at The Lucky Lizard & Museum of the Weird (412 E. 6th..."

April 27, 2012 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

City Hall Hustle: Do You Feel Lucky, PHHS?
Council committee takes next step in reorganizing social service funding
"...– no one can suggest that they're feeling particularly lucky...."

May 27, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

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