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“Lucy” is the worst film of the year, with poor performances and a ridiculous plot, it is in no way enjoyable or worth your time. Take my word for it and save your money. 2,302 more words

Movie Reviews

Review: Lucy (Besson, 2014)

Diehard Scarlett Johansson fans will likely love this movie no matter what I say, but the rest of you can safely take a pass. I watched this during summer blockbuster season, which, to me, represents a dry spell at the theaters, though I’m sure lovers of comic book and superhero movies will vehemently disagree. 525 more words


Besson Strikes with a Double Edged Sword

Frederick Stiehl
Review of Lucy

French director and producer Luc Besson’s Lucy premiered last week to a warm reception. The story of the eponymous expatriate in Taiwan (Scarlett Johansson), Lucy is kidnapped and forced to become a drug mule for a Korean gang boss, Mister Jang (Choi Min-Sik). 1,456 more words

Movie Review: Lucy (2014)

Lucy (Scarlett Johansson) is twenty five and lives in Taipei as a student. Her new boyfriend asks her to deliver a case to a Mr. Jang (Choi Min-Sik), and she refuses multiple times, but he cuffs the case to her arm and she is forced to enter the hotel and deliver the package. 914 more words



Spoiler Free Conclusion

Ostensibly a Science Fiction Action film that slowly becomes more one than the other (from the latter into the former), Lucy is an engaging and interesting film that is not without its flaws. 1,114 more words



While watching Lucy, I found it appropriate to juxtapose next it to Under the Skin, the year’s other sci-fi Scarlett Johansson vehicle. While… 587 more words



Review by Lola.

Monday night, 8:20pm, I can hear my friend pull up in the driveway. I start my slow descent from my sons room, tip toeing as not to wake him. 293 more words