According to Russian screens finally passed the film” Lucy “- a new sci-fi thriller by Luc Besson with Scarlett Johansson in the role of an intelligent woman. Director and producer Luc Besson, apparently, returned to action, familiar to all of us to “Leon” (1994) and “The Fifth Element”, which he was expected to fans of these paintings for almost 20 years. And the result, as we see, not only to satisfy the director, the actors, but also the multi-million spectators.
«Lucy” was published in America nearly two months ago and became the highest grossing film in the career of the brilliant Besson, surpassing even “The Fifth Element”. That, however, is quite amazing: over time the price of the ticket has grown substantially. Now the revenue of the film “Lucy” in the world is 354,500,000 dollars, which is very good for films with a budget of $ 40 million.
In Russia start thriller “Lucy” also proved to be very successful – for the weekend 11 -14 September this picture is “broke” the Russian cinema, collected 363 million rubles. and far surpassing all forecasts. This revenue is more than the “Planet of the Apes: Revolution” (346 million rubles.) And slightly less than earned the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” (407 million rubles).
By the way, “Revolution” has collected in nagey country nearly 750 million rubles., Fees and “Turtles” exceeded a billion, so “Lucy” with Scarlett Johansson can count on a good supplement to the previously earned-.
By the way, new products this week in Russia was very much – it was about 10 paintings, but in wide release came only “Lucy” (more than a thousand copies), and the rest of the tape were smeared with a thin layer on domestic cinemas.