Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
Los Angeles: Monday 17th July 2017 – TCL Chinese Theatre, Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
London: Monday 24th July 2017 – Cineworld, Leicester Square, London
Directed: Luc Besson
Starring: Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen
- The film is based on the French sci-fi comic series Valérian and Laureline which was published in 1967 and created by Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières.
- The film’s budget was €197 million which is the biggest budget ever for a French film!
- Although the comics are in French, Luc Besson decided to shoot the film in English to raise chances of a wider audience.
- Filming began in January 2016 and was primarily shot in France.
- Director Luc Besson wrote the screenplay for the film along with acting as a producer too!
Behind The Scenes
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