R | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Despite widely published reports that Angelina Jolie was originally cast as the lead, but dropped out, Luc Besson has since denied them and admitted that he only met with a couple of actresses to discuss playing the lead role. He says when he saw how strongly Scarlett Johansson reacted to the story, she immediately landed the part.
Life was given to us a billion years ago. What have we done with it?
When Lucy is being chased by the police, the camera moves to the back seat to show the road ahead and the stunt driver's hat is clearly visible on the left and in the rear-view mirror as well.
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$43,899,340 27 July 2014