Luc Besson’s little ($180 million) passion project has its first full-length trailer and it is abso-frelling-gorgeous!
Based on the classic European graphic novel Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets looks to be a space opera lover’s dream com true. (You may find yourself holding your breath while watching the trailer. This is normal.)
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets opens on July 21st.
Speculation abound for this week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News! The hosts come together to talk some about some interesting topics including the future of the X-Men movies (including Deadpool), who should play a young Albus Dumbledore, how they feel about Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, and even what films they think will be in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe: Phase 4!
EuraCorp has released a new photo from Luc Besson’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. It features Dane DeHaan looking like he’s thinking, ‘Sonuvabitch must pay!’ (Apologies to John Carpernter’s Jack Burton…) Check it out after the break.
Besson’s passion project space opera is slated for a July 21st, 2017 release in France, with North american dates TBD.
Luc Besson has posted the first photo of Dane DeHaan and Carla Delevinge in character as Valerian and Laureline online – with a guest appearance by ‘a guy on the back.’
Based on the Valerian graphic novel by writer Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mézières, the Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets – set to premiere in France on July 17, 2017 – is the most ambitious of Besson’s career. Follow the jump to check out the new photo.