Hollywood Friday: 'Lucy', 'Hercules' and '22 Jump Street' fight it out at the Box Office this week
July 31, 2014, 2:02 pm
Scarlett Johansson gets super powers in 'Lucy', The Rock turns Hercules and Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill go undercover in a college campus in '22 Jumpstreet' this Friday.
Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman star in this thriller directed by Luc Besson. The film has Johansson playing a woman who is used as mule to transport drugs across states.
While in captivity, one of Lucy's captors tries to rape her and kicks her mercilessly in the stomach, causing the bag inside her to leak, releasing the brain-enhancing drug into her system. As a result, she begins acquiring increasingly powerful mental talents and enhanced physical capabilities, such as absorbing information instantaneously, telekinesis, mental time travel, and can choose not to feel pain or other discomforts, in addition to other abilities.
22 Jump Street is a comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum.
It is the sequel to the 2012 film 21 Jump Street, based on the television series of the same name.
Hill and Tatum play cops who go undercover as college students to locate the supplier of a drug known as 'WHYPHY' that killed a student photographed buying it on campus.
Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock features in the title role adventure drama 'Hercules' which has been directed by Brett Ratner.
The film is based on the graphic novel 'Hercules: The Thracian Wars'.
The film also features actors Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan and