Movie Review

Lucy (2014)

Lucy (2014) was a french sci-fi that was a thrilling watch.  Director Luc Besson has presented skillfully a superhero story as a sci-fi by interspersing brain science throughout, and, we are able to thoroughly enjoy it. This movie is a must-watch just for Scarlett Johansson.

It is about a lady named “Lucy” gaining superhuman skills due to an accidental drug infusion, and, how she uses to identify and destroy a powerful international drug mafia. In introduction sequence, Lucy unknowingly gets caught by the gang of a ruthless drug lord, and we see a remarkable performance from Scarlett Johansson, when she cries and pleads to him helplessly. From there, within minutes, she transforms into a role that is about nonstop action and thrill.

The story line is based on the popular science myth of Ten percent of the brain. It is available for streaming from Netflix India.

Lucy (2014) starring Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman
Lucy (2014) starring Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman

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