July 24, 2014
Studio: Universal Pictures
Director: Luc Besson
MPAA Rating: R (for strong violence, disturbing images, and sexuality)
Screenwriter: Luc Besson
Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman
Copyright Holder: N/A
From "La Femme Nikita" and "The Professional" to "The Fifth Element," writer/director Luc Besson has created some of the toughest, most memorable female action heroes in cinematic history. Now, Besson directs Scarlett Johansson in "Lucy," an action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.