Just My Luck (1936)

63 or 70 mins | Comedy-drama | 15 June 1936

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HISTORY

According to the HR review, this picture was part of a comeback by silent star Charles Ray that had started the previous ... More Less

According to the HR review, this picture was part of a comeback by silent star Charles Ray that had started the previous year. More Less

BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Daily Variety
7 Nov 35
p. 3.
Film Daily
22 Oct 35
p. 17.
Film Daily
15 Jan 36
p. 8.
Hollywood Reporter
7 Nov 35
p. 3.
Motion Picture Daily
11 Nov 35
p. 8.
DETAILS
Release Date:
15 June 1936
Production Date:
ended mid-October 1935
Physical Properties:
Sound
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
63 or 70
Length(in feet):
6,398
Country:
United States
SYNOPSIS

The secretary-bookkeeper to the playboy son of the president of a rubber tire company is the office scapegoat and the object of everyone's jokes. One day, because of a practical joke, the secretary loses his job. When the company is about to be ruined by a rival business, however, the secretary, who invented a formula for synthetic rubber, returns to the company and saves the business. The secretary also wins the hand of his wealthy ... +


The secretary-bookkeeper to the playboy son of the president of a rubber tire company is the office scapegoat and the object of everyone's jokes. One day, because of a practical joke, the secretary loses his job. When the company is about to be ruined by a rival business, however, the secretary, who invented a formula for synthetic rubber, returns to the company and saves the business. The secretary also wins the hand of his wealthy sweetheart. +

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Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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