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  1. Luc Besson's 'Lucy' Tops French Box Office

    4:16 am 8/14/2014

    The Scarlett Johansson sci-fi action thriller marks a career-best opening for the directorRead more

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  2. China Box Office: 'White Haired Witch' Waves Its Wand to Stay on Top

    10:54 pm 8/11/2014

    Fan Bingbing's white-haired sorceress holds off Paul Walker's 'Brick Mansions' Read more

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  3. Throwback Thursday: Natalie Portman Made Her Big-Screen Debut in 'The Professional' 20 Years Ago

    12:00 pm 8/7/2014

    "I never thought I'd find American parents who'd let their child be part of this film," casting director Todd Thaler tells THR.Read more

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  4. 'Transporter Legacy' Set for March 2015 Release

    4:58 pm 8/1/2014

    The first in a planned trilogy currently is in production and stars Ed Skrein.Read more

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  5. 'Lucy:' How VFX House ILM 'Surprised' Luc Besson With the Visuals

    10:38 pm 7/29/2014

    "He asked us to resist the temptation to show things early, until it was at the stage that it was really compelling," says ILM VFX supervisor Richard Bluff.Read more

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  6. Box Office Gender Gap: Why 'Lucy' Conquered 'Hercules' (Analysis)

    4:59 am 7/28/2014

    More than 50 percent of the audience for the Scarlett Johansson action pic was women, another summer sign that female moviegoers are taking on more power.Read more

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  7. In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Lucy,' 'Hercules' and More

    6:15 am 7/25/2014

    See what THR's critics are saying about the Scarlett Johansson actioner and the Dwayne Johnson mythology film, plus the Woody Allen comedy "Magic in the Moonlight," the Philip Seymour Hoffman thriller "A Most Wanted Man" and the Michael Douglas-Diane Keaton dramedy "And So It Goes."Read more

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  8. 'Lucy': Film Review

    8:18 am 7/23/2014

    Scarlett Johansson plays a woman whose freshly unleashed brain gives her superpowers.Read more

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  9. 'Fox & Friends' Challenges Validity of 'Lucy' Brain Use: 'Of Course It's Not True' (Video)

    10:00 am 7/22/2014

    Elisabeth Hasselbeck sat down with Dr. David Samadi to debunk the premise of Luc Besson's sci-fi thriller that humans use only 10 percent of their brains.Read more

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  10. Locarno Fest Unveils Competition Lineup, Will Honor Mia Farrow, Juliette Binoche

    2:22 am 7/16/2014

    The latest from Pedro Costa and Alex Ross Perry are among the competition films, while Luc Besson thriller "Lucy" and comedy "The Hundred Foot Journey" with Helen Miren highlight the Piazza Grande slate. Read more

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