Lucky Luke (2009 film)

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Lucky Luke
Lucky Luke poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by James Huth
Produced by Saïd Ben Saïd
Yves Marmion
Screenplay by Sonja Shillito
James Huth
Jean Dujardin
Based on Lucky Luke by Morris
Starring Jean Dujardin
Michaël Youn
Sylvie Testud
Music by Bruno Coulais
Cinematography Stéphane Le Parc
Edited by Frédérique Olszak
Antoine Vareille
Production
company
UGC YM
Union Générale Cinématographique
France 2 Cinéma
France 3 Cinéma
Captain Movies
Sofica UGC 1
Canal+
CinéCinéma
Procirep
Angoa-Agicoa
Distributed by UGC Distribution (2009, France)
Release date
  • 21 October 2009 (2009-10-21)
Running time
103 minutes
Country France
Argentina
Language French
Budget €27 million
Box office $17.6 million[1]

Lucky Luke is a 2009 French-Argentine Western adventure film directed by James Huth and starring Jean Dujardin, who also co-wrote the screenplay. It is based on the comic series of the same name by Morris. The live-action film includes a cameo by renowned Argentine writer and TV host Alberto Laiseca.[2]

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Delegated by US President Winston H. Jameson to secure Daisy Town in order to make the junction of the East-West railway in time, Lucky Luke returns to his hometown, now dominated by the crook Pat Poker. Haunted by old demons, Lucky Luke sees his ambitions to start a new life and "make it clean" soon thwarted by the arrival of old enemies.

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