Lucy - TRAILER -

Lucy Update

11 Comments | Add


Rate & Share:


Related Links:



  • Series:


Where did this come from?

By Robert T. Trate     April 02, 2014
Source: Movies Coming Soon

Lucy arrives in theaters July 25th, 2014.
© Universal Studios

It looks as if it will be a busy summer for Scarlett Johansson. Check out the trailer for Lucy below. This new sci-fi action thriller, arrives August 8th, and is directed by Luc Besson (Leon, The Fifth Element). 

Synopsis: Set in a futuristic world that is run by the mob, street gangs, drug addicts and corrupted cops, Lucy (Scarlett Johansson), a woman living in Taipei, Taiwan, 2069 AD, works as a drug mule for the mob. The drug she inadvertently takes goes into her system, changing her into a metahuman. She can absorb knowledge instantaneously, is able to move objects with her mind and can't feel pain and other discomforts.

Follow Mania on Facebook and Twitter for all the latest genre news and reviews.  


Showing items 1 - 10 of 11
1 2 >  >>  
monkeyfoot 4/2/2014 10:51:09 AM

WOW! This is great! It's a whole different take on a superpowered person that hasn't been done in our modern world of heroes cinema.

The closest things to it is the obvious Akira. But also the Star Trek:TOS episode "Where No Man Has Gone Before" and The Cloak & Dagger comic. It also reminds me of a B grade horror movie from the 50s I saw as a kid called She-Devil where a scientist gives a dying woman an experimental drug that not only heals her but she slowly becomes a superstrong, invunerable and shapeshifting seductress.

spiderhero 4/2/2014 1:09:23 PM

Looks cool, but the trailer gives away everything but the ending it seems.

Sanity 4/2/2014 1:41:38 PM

 I agree spiderhero...I effing hate trailers these days.  They ruin everything.  It does look cool.  Though I feel like I've seen the "person uses 100% of their brain" thing before.  And that whole we only use 10% of our brain idea has been disproven.  I'll still watch tho.

RobertTrate 4/2/2014 1:50:48 PM

 I'll take this over the Trurles movie!

jonniej1017 4/2/2014 2:35:03 PM

Very cool concept.. kinda similar to Bradley Cooper in Limitless, but taking it waaaaay further.  And of course a chic.. LOL..  I like movies like this.. i want to see more

aegrant 4/2/2014 9:03:58 PM

 well apparently you don't want to eff with Lucy

DarthBob 4/3/2014 7:07:19 AM

I little cliche, but it's got some serious potential.  Also, I agree with Rob; SJ over Bay's lame Turtles.

BunyonSnipe 4/3/2014 2:10:22 PM

Arrrrghhhh we don't use 10% of our brain!

Most of it is doing the mundane stuff like keeping us alive, just walking in a straight line takes ridiculous amounts of calculation...


BunyonSnipe 4/3/2014 2:12:40 PM


Of course this is 'slowly' by 1950s B-Movie standards where 70 minutes was seen as EPIC!


BunyonSnipe 4/3/2014 2:14:06 PM

That said SJ is really working hard of late, in Under The Skin she puts in a pretty gob-smacking performance.

1 2 >  >>  


You must be logged in to leave a comment. Please click here to login.