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Lucky Break Review

Other Critics provided by Metacritic.com

Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    48

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 33

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Lisa Schwarzbaum

    Every porridgy inmate in this instantly forgettable romp warbles in the prison's amateur musical, and one of them demonstrates a rather extreme devotion to the tomatoes he grows in the on-site greenhouse.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Chicago Tribune Loren King

    The movie moves predictably to its feel-good finale.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    There is not much here that comes as a blinding plot revelation, but the movie has a raffish charm and good-hearted characters, and like "The Full Monty" it makes good use of the desperation beneath the comedy.

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  • 80

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    A minor comedy, though a major delight.

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