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'Lucy' outmuscles 'Hercules' with $44M weekend

Morgan Freeman, left, and Scarlett Johansson are seen in a scene from "Lucy," the most popular movie of the weekend. (Universal Pictures)
Morgan Freeman, left, and Scarlett Johansson are seen in a scene from "Lucy," the most popular movie of the weekend. (Universal Pictures)
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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. The Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental psychokinetic took in $44 million in North American movie theaters over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. “Hercules,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and produced by Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, brought down an estimated $29 million. Universal’s president of domestic ...


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