Lucy parents guide


It is hard to love this Lucy.

Things seem to be going badly for Lucy (Scarlett Johansson), who is caught up in a deal-gone-wrong. But things are about to get even worse for her captors, once Lucy morphs into an unstoppable woman of rage.

Why is Lucy rated R? The MPAA rated Lucy R for strong violence, disturbing images, and sexuality

Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is Lucy rated R? Lucy is rated R by the MPAA for strong violence, disturbing images, and sexuality

This additional information about the movie's content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

- Frequent explicit violence, with acts shown in a realistic manner (detail, blood and tissue damage).
- Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and detail.
- Infrequent portrayals of transformations in a science fiction context.
- Depictions of beating, shooting and stabbing.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:
- Sexually suggestive scene.
- Implied sexual activity.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of illegal drug use and its effects.
- Substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended For Children, Violence, Gory Scenes.
Ontario 14A Subtitled, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "Lucy"

Cast and Crew

Lucy is directed by Luc Besson and stars Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman, Analeigh Tipton.

From The Studio:

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.

Lucy also stars Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman and is produced by Virginie Besson-Silla for EuropaCorp. Universal Pictures will distribute the movie worldwide, except for France, Benelux and China.

--Written by Universal Pictures

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Lucy movie is January 20, 2015. Here are some details…

Lucy releases to home video on January 20, 2015.

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Scarlett Johansson plays Natasha Romanoff (AKA: The Black Widow), another super woman who appears in Marvel’s The Avengers, Iron Man 2 and Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

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