Luck – the new animated comedy about a young orphan who's the unluckiest person on Earth – is out now on Apple TV+. If you're in the mood for a family-friendly movie voiced by Whoopi Goldberg and Simon Pegg, you've hit the jackpot. New subscribers can watch Luck free with the Apple TV+ free trial and binge a lot more besides.
Release: Friday 5th August 2022
Global stream: Apple TV+ 7-day FREE trial
Cast: Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Eva Noblezada, Simon Pegg, Flula Borg, Lil Rel Howery, Colin O'Donoghue, John Ratzenberger
Luck is John Lasseter's first animated flick since leaving Disney's Pixar to join Skydance Animation. Now, the man who brought you Toy Story, Cars, Monsters Inc., Finding Nemo, Up, The Incredibles, Wall-E and Ratatouille brings you Luck... so to speak.
The movies centres around Sam Greenfield (Eva Noblezada), a young lady who, having spent her early years in a foster home, is beset by bad luck. From dropping the toast buttered-side down to embarrassing public calamities, Sam is truly cursed. Until, that is, she stumbles on a black cat called Bob (Simon Pegg), who leads her into the magical Land of Luck...
Does Luck measure up to Lasseter's early Pixar classics? The jury's out, but if you're a fan of Willy Wonka-ish family fun, we'd say that you've lucked out. Luck is available top watch globally right now on Apple TV+. Follow our guide to watch and stream Luck from wherever you are in the world.
Watch Luck on Apple TV+
Luck is an Apple Original so it's exclusive to the Apple TV+ streaming service.
New users get a 7-day free trial of Apple TV+. After the trial, it's £4.99 / $4.99 / AU$7.99 a month. There's no contract, so you can cancel any time.
The movie was originally released on from Friday 5th August 2022.
Watch Luck | Apple TV+ 7-day free trial
Apple's premium streaming service offers a ton of original content, from huge hits such as Ted Lasso season 3 to Tom Hanks movies and Luck. Why not try it free for 7 days? It's just $4.99/£4.99/AU$7.99 a month after, contract-free.
Luck official trailer
Is Apple TV+ worth trying?
Apple TV+ is Apple's dedicated subscription streaming service, designed to rival the likes of Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+.
It's ad-free (aside from Apple ads) and features a host of high-profile shows – such as Luck, Surface, Black Bird, Prehistoric Planet, Now and Then, The Essex Serpent, Shining Girls, They Call Me Magic, Pachinko, WeCrashed, The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey and Severance – produced by the Apple Originals department.
In our review, we praised Apple TV+ for its "reasonable pricing, superb streaming quality, Dolby Vision HDR support and lavishly-produced exclusives". It can even stream Sky TV live and on-demand.
If you're yet to experience Apple TV+, why not take advantage of this 7-day free trial?
How to watch Apple TV+ from overseas using a VPN
Apple TV+ is available in over 100 countries. Travelling abroad and can't access your account? Not to worry. You can use a VPN to enjoy your Apple TV+ account, as if you were back home.
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