In 2003, the film Lost in Translation hit the silver screen, showcasing the young Scarlett Johansson at the age of 19. Her natural radiance and youthful energy were on full display. In the movie, she played the role of a fresh graduate who happens to meet an aging actor (played by Bill Murray) in Tokyo. Despite their differing backgrounds, they form a unique connection in a foreign culture. Johansson’s outstanding performance earned her the prestigious BAFTA award for “Best Actress.”
Scarlett Johansson and Woody Allen teamed up for the first time in 2005’s Match Point. The movie follows Chris Wilton, portrayed by Jonathan Rhys Meyers, a retired tennis player who ties the knot with a wealthy family. However, he can’t resist falling for his brother-in-law’s significant other, played by Johansson. A sizzling love scene between the couple takes place in a picturesque field.
In the 2005 film, The Island, Scarlett Johansson plays the role of a clone who aims to escape from her place of origin. Her attire, which is a snug white suit, accentuates her physique.
The movie The Black Dahlia (2006) drew inspiration from the shocking murder of an actress that shook America in 1947. The film features Scarlett Johansson as the girlfriend of a detective who is trying to solve the case. After her partner’s death, she has a sexual encounter with his colleague, played by Josh Hartnett.
The film Vicky Cristina Barcelona, released in 2008, follows the journey of two best pals, Vicky (portrayed by Rebecca Hall) and Cristina (played by Scarlett Johansson), as they take a trip to Barcelona. While exploring the city, they come across Juan (portrayed by Javier Bardem), a passionate artist who is still involved with his ex-wife (Penélope Cruz). The movie features a memorable scene where Johansson and Cruz share a steamy kiss in a crimson room decorated with erotic photographs.