New Poster: Luc Besson’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets!

(Left to right) Dane DeHaan, and Cara Delevingne star in EuropaCorp’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets..Photo credit: Vikram Gounassegarin.© 2016 VALERIAN SAS Ð TF1 FILMS PRODUCTION.

Based on a classic European graphic novel, Luc Besson’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is the biggest, strangest film of his career.

A cool new poster has just been released for the epic space opera that comes to theaters on July 21st.

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on the ground-breaking comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers.
In the 28th century, Valerian (DanJuly 21st.e DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are a team of special operatives charged with maintaining order throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha-an ever-expanding metropolis where species from all over the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence and cultures with each other.  There is a mystery at the center of Alpha, a dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.