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The Luckiest Guy in the World

Directed by Joseph M. Newman
United States, 1947
Short, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

This short is in the “Crime Does Not Pay” series. Charlie Vurn is always looking for the ‘big score.’ He bets on the horses and owes his bookie. At work, he ‘borrows’ from his accounts. After a terrible accident, he comes into a large sum of money and thinks he has it made…or does he?

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The Luckiest Guy in the World Directed by Joseph M. Newman

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1947 | Nominee: Best Short Subject, Two-reel