EuropaCorp have released a new poster and several images from Luc Besson’s (The Fifth Element) upcoming sci-fi epic Valerian and the City of a Thousand Plants. Based on Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mézière’s graphic novel series Valerian and Laureline, the film centers on two special operatives for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe”. Check out the stills and ugly blue and yellow poster below!
Clive Owen, Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevigne, John Goodman, Rutger Hauer, Bad girl Riri and Sam Spruell star. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets opens in theatres July 21, 2017. Images courtesy of EuropaCorp.
Under directive from their Commander (Clive Owen), Valerian and Laureline embark on a mission to the breathtaking intergalactic city of Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis comprised of thousands of different species from all four corners of the universe. Alpha’s seventeen million inhabitants have converged over time- uniting their talents, technology and resources for the betterment of all. Unfortunately, not everyone on Alpha shares in these same objectives; in fact, unseen forces are at work, placing our race in great danger.