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Movies that hit theatres this weekend

Hindustan Times  New Delhi, July 30, 2014
First Published: 18:32 IST(30/7/2014) | Last Updated: 11:44 IST(31/7/2014)

Let Bollywood stars busy themselves collecting the box office spoils of their films or promote their upcoming flicks. There's enough to keep you occupied for this weekend and the week ahead. Here's a list of films slated to release this Friday.

Film: Lucy
Genre: Action
Director: Luc Besson
Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Morgan Freeman
Plotline: After being abducted, Lucy turns the tables on her captors. This gruesome episode in her life turns her into a merciless warrior.
Expectations: Never mind the lukewarm response from reviewers abroad. Lucy has one big pull: you sure don't want to miss Scarlett Johansson!

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Film: Hercules
Genre: Action
Director: Brett Ratner
Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, Rufus Sewell, Joseph Fiennes, Peter Mullan, John Hurt
Plotline: The skills and expertise of the Greek demigod, Hercules, are put to test when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid against a tyrannical warlord.
Expectations: When it comes to Greek mythology, and Hollywood's never-ending love for it, the canvas just gets bigger, and grand. Watch it just to marvel at the sheer scale at which this movie is mounted.

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