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About the Film:
Ends Thursday, May 3.
Oh Lucy! follows Setsuko, (Shinobu Terajima in an Independent Spirit Award-nominated performance), a single, emotionally unfulfilled woman, seemingly stuck with a drab, meaningless life in Tokyo. At least until she’s convinced by her niece, Mika (Shioli Kutsuna, Deadpool 2), to enroll in an unorthodox English class that requires her to wear a blonde wig and take on an American alter ego named “Lucy.”
The new identity awakens something dormant in Setsuko, and she quickly develops romantic feelings for her American instructor, John (Josh Hartnett, Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful”). When John suddenly disappears from class, Setsuko travels halfway around the world in search of him, and in the outskirts of Southern California, family ties and past lives are tested as she struggles to preserve the dream and promise of “Lucy.”
Here's what Little Members are saying:
"Thelma and Louise meets Lost in Translation ... Touching, humorous exploration of our capacity for vulnerability and change." -4/5 star review from Cheryl T.
"Great acting and cinematography. Great story + insight into Japanese culture." - 5/5 star review from Milt B.
"...funny, touching, offbeat..." - 5/5 star review from Nina W.