A political writer finds out what really matters in life when he crosses paths with a leprechaun. While traveling Ireland, American correspondent Steve Fitzgerald (Tyrone Power) meets Horace (Cecil Kellaway), an elfin-like man who leads him to an inn run by Nora (Anne Baxter). And when Nora tells Steve that he probably met a leprechaun, Steve catches and demands gold! But back home, when Steve realizes his romance with politico D.C. Augur's (Lee J. Cobb) daughter Frances (Jayne Meadows) are no longer a priority, it's Horace who leads Steve back to where his heart truly belongs.

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The Luck of the Irish (1948)

1h 39m

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A political writer finds out what really matters in life when he crosses paths with a leprechaun. While traveling Ireland, American correspondent Steve Fitzgerald (Tyrone Power) meets Horace (Cecil Kellaway), an elfin-like man who leads him to an inn run by Nora (Anne Baxter). And when Nora tells Steve that he probably met a leprechaun, Steve catches and demands gold! But back home, when Steve realizes his romance with politico D.C. Augur's (Lee J. Cobb) daughter Frances (Jayne Meadows) are no longer a priority, it's Horace who leads Steve back to where his heart truly belongs.

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Released
Cast
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Tyrone Power

Stephen Fitzgerald
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Anne Baxter

Nora
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Cecil Kellaway

Horace
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Lee J. Cobb

D.C. Augur
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James Todd

Bill Clark
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Jayne Meadows

Frances Augur
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J.M. Kerrigan

Tatie the Innkeeper
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Phil Brown

Tom Higginbotham
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Charles Irwin

Cornelius
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Robert Adler

Reporter (uncredited)
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Harry Antrim

Sen. Ransom (uncredited)
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Frank Baker

Reporter (uncredited)
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Brandon Beach

Reporter (uncredited)
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Rodney Bell

Reporter (uncredited)
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Bill Borzage

Accordionist (uncredited)
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Paul Bradley

Waiter (uncredited)
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Claribel Bressel

Bride (uncredited)
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Don Brodie

Reporter (uncredited)
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Ralph Brooks

Reporter (uncredited)
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Loren Brown

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Ruth Clifford

Secretary (uncredited)
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Dick Crockett

Brawler at Wedding (uncredited)
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Roy Damron

Reporter (uncredited)
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John Davidson

Reporter (uncredited)
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Helen Dietrich

Piano Player (uncredited)
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Harry Evans

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Ann Fredrick

Hat Check Girl (uncredited)
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Gene Garrick

Reporter (uncredited)
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Rudy Germane

Reporter (uncredited)
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Douglas Gerrard

Receptionist (uncredited)
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John Goldsworthy

Augurs' Butler Jenkins (uncredited)
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James Gonzalez

Reporter (uncredited)
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Dick Gordon

Reporter (uncredited)
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Robert Haines

Reporter (uncredited)
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Catherine Howard

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Michael Jeffers

Reporter (uncredited)
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Hollis Jewell

Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Robert Karnes

Reporter (uncredited)
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Kenner G. Kemp

Reporter (uncredited)
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Donald Kerr

Man Clapping at Wedding (uncredited)
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Kay Koury

Passerby (uncredited)
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Al Kunde

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Norman Leavitt

Milkman (uncredited)
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Jack Lomas

Subway Pickpocket's Accomplice (uncredited)
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Louise Lorimer

Augur's Secretary (uncredited)
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Lee MacGregor

Groom (uncredited)
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Marion Marshall

Secretary (uncredited)
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Buddy Mason

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Frank McLure

Party Guest (uncredited)
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George Melford

Nightclub Doorman (uncredited)
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Harold Miller

Businessman in Corridor (uncredited)
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Frank Mitchell

Irish Dancer (uncredited)
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Alberto Morin

Captain of Waiters (uncredited)
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George Nardelli

Reporter (uncredited)
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Dorothy Neumann

Acme Employment Agency Manager (uncredited)
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Jimmy O'Brien

Irish Tenor (uncredited)
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Eddie Parks

Pickpocket (uncredited)
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Joe Ploski

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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'Snub' Pollard

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Suzanne Ridgway

Hatcheck Girl (uncredited)
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John Roy

Subway Guard (uncredited)
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Paul Russell

Reporter (uncredited)
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Tim Ryan

Patrolman Clancy (uncredited)
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Ray Spiker

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Bert Stevens

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Tom Stevenson

Gentleman's Gentleman (uncredited)
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Bill Swingley

Terrance Flaherty (uncredited)
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Dorothy Vernon

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Tito Vuolo

Italian Vendor (uncredited)
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Margaret Wells

Mrs. Augur (uncredited)
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Chalky Williams

Wedding Reception Guest (uncredited)
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Wilson Wood

Reporter (uncredited)
Crew
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Henry Koster

Director
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Philip Dunne

Writer
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Constance Jones

Writer
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Guy Jones

Writer
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J.M. Kerrigan

Writer
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The Luck of the Irish

(DVD)

7/29/2008

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