Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
Released: July 20, 2017
Director: Luc Besson
Writers: Luc Besson, Pierre Christin, Jean-Claude Mézières
Casts: Dane DeHaan (Valerian), Cara Delevingne (Laureline), Clive Owen (Commander Arün Filitt), Rihanna (Bubble), Ethan Hawke (Jolly the Pimp), Herbie Hancock (Defence Minister)
Production Companies: BNP Paribas, Belga Films, River Road Entertainment, Grive Productions, EuropaCorp, Universum Film (UFA), Fundamental Films, Gulf Film, Novo Pictures, TF1 Films Production, Orange Studio