Lucky Them

Synopsis: A rock journalist is assigned to track down her ex-boyfriend.
Genre: Drama
Director(s): Megan Griffiths
Production: IFC Films
  2 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
97 min

The lasting the lasting impact."

Giles... you discovered him.

You broke him, for

Christ's sake.

I know that there was a personal

element, but for God's

sake, it was 10 years ago.

You got to have enough distance

by now.

He's probably dead.

He's not dead.

He's just an asshole who's gone.

Even better.

The truth behind the truth

behind the mystery."

You are in a unique

position to do this.

You're sitting on a

huge fucking story.

The professional side of you

has got to understand that.

I am not sitting on a story,


I'm just not... picking at a


Okay, well, I cannot have you

ignore what's happening here


We got to put a shock through

the system, and everybody's

got to do their part.

Don't make me do this.

You have to reclaim your

place at this magazine.

I mean, I do not get paid

enough to go there again.


I don't want to relive this.

So quit.

Mm. I can't quit my job.

It's always pride.

So write it.

Are there any other choices?


Excuse me?

Do you want another?

But doesn't part of you

want to know what happened?

I'm trying to think what

I'd do if Angela just...

I mean, I couldn't handle it.

I'd have to know.

Well, how about this idea?

Let's not talk about it anymore.

Oh, now you're heading out?

Yeah. I've got a, uh,

singer to interview.

Well, hey, um, don't

sleep with him.

I'm a professional.

Okay. There's a name for that.

Well, she always

Wears blue jeans

She falls heavy like a freight

train going down, spittin'


And it's just like

Oola neat.

What my father told me

He said, "son, never trust a

woman who drinks whiskey neat

She'll never kiss you

She'll never miss you

These rock 'n' roll

girls" Ellie, right?

Yeah, yeah.


Hey. You're the guy

from the other night.

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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