From La Femme Nikita and The Professional to The Fifth Element, writer/director Luc Besson has created some of the toughest, most memorable female action heroes in cinematic history. Now, Besson directs Scarlett Johansson in Lucy, an action-thriller that tracks a woman accidentally caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic… Continue reading Lucy (Blu-ray + DVD + DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet)
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There are a handful of very well-known filmmaking couples in Hollywood. Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh. Christopher Nolan and Emma Thomas, and Zack and Deborah Snyder. However, there’s one unsung team that most people may not realize is a husband-and-wife dynamic duo: Luc Besson and Virginie Besson-Silla.
Not only has Virginie produced several of Luc’s directorial projects, most recently The Family
Lucy Hale’s character Aria on
“Pretty Little Liars” may have the confidence to seduce an older man, but even that experience wasn’t enough to make her “Fifty Shades of Grey” audition any less awkward. Hale revealed to
Cosmopolitan for their September cover story that it was just as uncomfortable as everyone thinks it is.
“[It was] a big monologue but very, very sexual,” the actress explains. “There were some… Continue reading Lucy Hale dishes on '50 Shades,' body image and music in Cosmo cover story
Luc Besson’s “Lucy” proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of “Hercules” by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
According to studio estimates Sunday, the Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental psychokinetic took in $ 44 million in North American movie theaters over the weekend.
“Hercules,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and produced… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: Scarlett Johannson's 'Lucy' Beats The Rock's 'Hercules'
Mission: Impossible 5: Rebecca Ferguson, who starred as Queen Elizabeth in the UK drama series The White Queen, is reportedly the choice of Tom Cruise, director Christopher McQuarrie, and the studio for the female lead in Mission: Impossible 5, though she hasn’t yet been offered the role, described as “some sort of assassin.” Meanwhile, Alec Baldwin is in talks to co-star as… Continue reading Movie News: 'Mission: Impossible 5' and 'Hail Caesar!' Casting; 'Lucy' Red-Band Clip