Scarlett Johansson Is a Superhuman

Apr 3, 2014 at 12:03 pm |
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Scarlett Johansson stars in Luc Besson’s Lucy starring as a superhuman. After a night out Johansson’s character becomes an involuntary drug mule, with a surgically implanted cargo. While being held captive she is assaulted causing the package to leak. This leads to her slowly increasing the percentage of her brain she can use, resulting in abilities we can only dream about.

Today, Universal released the first trailer for the sci-fi thriller:

 

 

Besson has described the film as being “about pure intelligence.” “We’re basically using 10 percent of our brain. What happens when we use more?” he told reporters in November, after wrapping an 11-day shoot in Taipei.

Universal will release the film on Aug. 8.

REVISION (05.23): Universal decided to move up the release date by 2 weeks, and released July 25.

Scarlett Johansson stars in Luc Besson’s “Lucy” starring as a superhuman. After a night out Johansson’s character becomes an involuntary drug mule, with a surgically implanted cargo. While being held captive she is assaulted causing the package to leak. This leads to her slowly increasing the percentage of her brain she can use, resulting in abilities we can only dream about.