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Lucy (Luc Besson, 2014)

Rock legends Spinal Tap once philosophised that there’s a fine line between stupid and clever, and Luc Besson’s loony Lucy may be the filmic epitome of those wise sages’ words. 68 more words



Mind. Blown…not for the right reasons

It’s common knowledge that the 10% brain usage theory is completely false, but it is a cinema-worthy concept without a doubt. 574 more words


Lucy (2014)

Director: Luc Besson

Writer: Luc Besson

France 2014

Runtime: 89 mins

Scarlett Johansson develops superpowers in a movie that’s as enjoyable as it’s preposterous

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One Mann's Movies Film Review: Lucy

Luc Besson has always tended towards strikingly different movies – “Leon the Professional” and “The Fifth Element” being cases in point… strange blue alien woman doing soprano opera anyone?   416 more words

Film Review

Those 10%

We’ve codified our existence to bring it down to human size, to make it comprehensible, we’ve created a scale so we can forget its unfathomable scale.

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Lucy: Scarlett Johansson is the New Neo.


STARRING: Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman, Amr Waked, Choi Min-sik

DIRECTOR: Luc Besson

GENRE: Action

YEAR: 2014


It was supposed to be a simple job. 597 more words

Film Reviews


Lucy (Luc Besson, 2014)
I’m sure scientists the world over cringed when they first saw the trailer for Lucy, which perpetuates the myth that human beings only use 10% of their brains. 536 more words