Luc Besson and Scarlett Johansson have teamed for Lucy, a sc-fi pic that centers on a woman caught in a dark deal who turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior. Morgan Freeman co-stars, and Universal is releasing the pic from Besson’s EuropaCorp on August 8. Check out the trailer that dropped today. It reveals Johansson in full bad-arse mode a la other great Besson female heroes like Anne Parillaud in the original La Femme Nikita, Milla Jovovich in The Fifth Element and Zoe Saldana in Colombiana:

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