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Hard Luck (2006)

Hard Luck (2006)

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An infamous ex-con on the road to redemption finds his quest unexpectedly complicated by the police, the mafia, and two of the nation's most vicious serial killers in a high octane crime thriller starring and directed by Mario Van Peebles and featuring Wesley Snipes and Cybill Shepherd.
Rating:
R (violence including some aberrant situations, sexual content/nudity and language)
Genre:
Action & Adventure , Drama , Mystery & Suspense
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Studio:
Sony Pictures Entertainment

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Cast

Mario Van Peebles
as Captain Davis
Luis Guzman
as Mendez
Tom Kemp
as Gino Gambetti
Kevin Chapman
as Franklin
Kevin Thoms
as Roland
Tony Hua
as Detective Lee
Derrick Costa
as State Trooper
Derek Cunningham
as Swedish Porn Star
Elizabeth Dings
as Woman in Diner
Mike Messier
as Eugene
Bill Mootos
as National Guardsman
Sayed Najem
as Front Desk Manager
Wendy Overly
as Waitress
Darya Zabinski
as Cashier
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Critic Reviews for Hard Luck

All Critics (1)

...a ridiculously overblown and borderline incoherent mess that possesses virtually no positive attributes.

Full Review… | October 24, 2006
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Audience Reviews for Hard Luck

Hard Luck surprised me. It was not what I expected from Mario Van Peebles, who wrote, directed, and played a small part in it. It was a very twisted and freaky movie where people's lives cross and intertwine. An ex-hustler, a cop, a stripper, and a couple of serial killers make this movie one messed up flick. IMDB says that it follows the ex-hustler as he tries to lead a normal life. That lasted about five minutes. It just gets fucked up after that. You should watch this to see Cybill Shepherd as a serial killer, if nothing else. Wow!

mike dudley
mike dudley

Sorry, I could not 'feel' for this movie. Wesley Snipes have done some lame B-Movies, but this is up there on his top 5. This was just a weird ass movie. Very strange characters all around. Luis Guzman is a great character actor, but what was he doing in this picture?? I could not get why Cybill Shepherd character was in it at all. When I saw that Mario Van Peebles was in a Snipe movie I thought it would be a kick ass film, right? Wrong. Lame plot, lame action stunts, lame stunts. I tell you, I don't know why I even took the time to watch this at all...

Sean Read
Sean Read

Hard Luck is all over the place and didn?t seem to have any direction, It had too many problems and just wasn?t worth the 101 minutes.

Roy Gutteridge
Roy Gutteridge

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