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    I've only seen the trailers, and there is absolutely nothing wrong with Scar-Jo, but does anyone else find it funny that the whole premise of the movie seems to be based on the totally false myth about humans only using 10% of their brains? I guess they're probably not going for a super realistic plot, and the whole thing is likely just an excuse to show the lead actress in tight clothing, which is just fine, I suppose.


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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I've only seen the trailers, and there is absolutely nothing wrong with Scar-Jo, but does anyone else find it funny that the whole premise of the movie seems to be based on the totally false myth about humans only using 10% of their brains? I guess they're probably not going for a super realistic plot, and the whole thing is likely just an excuse to show the lead actress in tight clothing, which is just fine, I suppose.
    yeah i didn't get that either. Humans use all of their brain. Plus I really don't know why I would pay to go see it either. What's the reason behind her superpowers? What is she doing?


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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Seems exactly like the Bradley Cooper movie "Limitless" from a few years ago…although I'm sure that wasn't entirely original either.



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I've only seen the trailers, and there is absolutely nothing wrong with Scar-Jo, but does anyone else find it funny that the whole premise of the movie seems to be based on the totally false myth about humans only using 10% of their brains? I guess they're probably not going for a super realistic plot, and the whole thing is likely just an excuse to show the lead actress in tight clothing, which is just fine, I suppose.
    You suppose?!?!?! WTF is wrong with you?



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    She was good in "Under the Skin," a very unique Sci. Fi. flick.


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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Quote Originally Posted by Psiclone View Post
    She was good in "Under the Skin," a very unique Sci. Fi. flick.
    This popped up on Facebook after I watched the trailer for "Lucy" the other day. The premise for that one seems interesting, too.



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I've only seen the trailers, and there is absolutely nothing wrong with Scar-Jo, but does anyone else find it funny that the whole premise of the movie seems to be based on the totally false myth about humans only using 10% of their brains? I guess they're probably not going for a super realistic plot, and the whole thing is likely just an excuse to show the lead actress in tight clothing, which is just fine, I suppose.
    Another movie using an unrealistic plot just to sell tickets? No way I'll be going to see this. First Space Jam and now this movie, way to go movie industry.



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Scarjo, I'm in. I don't care if the whole movie is her knitting a sweater.



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
    Scarjo, I'm in. I don't care if the whole movie is her knitting a sweater.
    Agreed.



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    She looks pretty bad-azz and her big friends are an added bonus.



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    I love when people pick apart movies for being unrealistic. Umm How about Transformers, Star Wars, and about every other movie out. It would suck if they all were realistic.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    I love when people pick apart movies for being unrealistic. Umm How about Transformers, Star Wars, and about every other movie out. It would suck if they all were realistic.
    Are you saying Transformers isn't real?



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    Re: New Movie - Lucy

    When I was watching the preview I was thinking she looking like La Femme Nikita with superpowers.



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    Its Luc Besson. Its gonna be awesome.



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