PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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.
Immerse yourself in the world of Valerian with our guided photo gallery and the eye-popping "Director's Trademarks: A Guide to the Films of Luc Besson" original video.
The opening scene begins in 1975. This is the year "Ambassador of the Shadows" (on which the film is loosely based) was first published in French.
Commander Arun Filitt:
A Soldier will always choose Death over Humiliation.
At the climax, Laureline comments to Valerian that he did want to go to the beach, however, her lips are not moving at the end of the comment when we see her face.
The subtitle of this film, (City of a Thousand Planets,) is an amalgam of the titles of the first two Valerian comics, "City of Shifting Waters," and "Empire of a Thousand Planets."
$17,007,624 (USA) (21 July 2017)
$38,359,317 (USA) (11 August 2017)
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