Lucy in the Sky is a 2019 American astronaut drama film directed by Noah Hawley.
Starring Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Zazie Beetz, Dan Stevens, Colman Domingo, Ellen Burstyn, Pearl Amanda Dickson, Jeremiah Birkett, Joe Williamson, Tig Notaro and others.
SearchlightPictures on Monday, August 26, 2019 released the trailer:
LUCY IN THE SKY | Official Trailer | FOX Searchlight.
The film is loosely based on astronaut Lisa Nowak's criminal activities around her romantic involvement with fellow astronaut William Oefelein.
Astronaut Lucy Cola (Natalie Portman) is left awestruck from her first mission in outer space. Upon returning to Earth, she immediately feels disconnected from her normal life with her husband and niece.
Although required to undergo NASA therapy and recommended to rest, Lucy begins pushing herself physically and mentally in order to return to space on the next available mission.
During training, Lucy encounters a younger female astronaut named Erin.
Bored by and frustrated with her supportive husband, Lucy begins spending time with other astronauts who have been to space, eventually beginning an affair with one named Mark.
Determined to beat a record recently set by Erin, Lucy nearly drowns during an underwater test, but remains completely calm with her heartbeat actually growing calmer. Later it is discovered that Mark is also having an affair with Erin, leaving Lucy feeling increasingly isolated from her husband.
Refusing to be beaten, Lucy pushes to escalate her affair and demands that Mark cease his relationship with Erin.
Lucy's beloved smokaholic of a grandmother dies of a stroke, an event that leaves Lucy deeply distressed and causing her husband to be increasingly concerned by her erratic behavior. Breaking down after the funeral, Lucy walks out on her husband, with her teenage niece in tow. She cries in a public restroom at a bowling alley and says, "Is this as good as it gets?"
Here is the full cast and characters of Lucy in the Sky.
The film Lucy in the Sky was scheduled to be released on September 11, 2019 (TIFF), on October 4, 2019 (United States), on December 6, 2019 (United Kingdom), on March 18, 2020 (France) and on April 2, 2020 (Germany) by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and 20th Century Fox.
The duration of the film is 124 minutes. With a budget of $27 million, the film grossed over $325,950.
The film Lucy in the Sky is rated with "R" rating.
Lucy in the Sky got low rating from critics.
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