• Oh Lucy! (2018)

Oh Lucy!

Release Date: March 2nd, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

A lonely woman in Tokyo discovers her alter ego when she takes an English class.

Cast: Shinobu Terajima, Josh Hartnett, Kaho Minami, Kôji Yakusho, Shioli Kutsuna, Megan Mullally, Reiko Aylesworth, Nick Gracer

Director: Atsuko Hirayanagi

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Gloria Sanchez Productions

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Screen International

    There’s pleasingly little sentimentality and much honesty to be found in Hirayanagi’s screenplay, particularly in its acknowledgement that new experiences can make you lose, as much as broaden, your mind. show more

  • 60
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    While it's uneven, and at times seems almost artless in its craft, the story has an idiosyncratic charm that pays off in an unexpectedly touching ending. show more

  • 70
    Inkoo KangTheWrap

    Writer-director Hirayanagi runs into a few minor pacing miscalculations, but Oh Lucy!, based on her 2014 short of the same name, is a tense, observant, and heartfelt accomplishment. show more

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