Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

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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.


  • Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
  • Dane DeHaan in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
  • Dane DeHaan in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
  • Poulong Farmers are an aquatic race of farmers that live in the city of a thousand planets’ Galana Sea.
  • Megaptors (AKA the "Kirian Devils") are reptilian creatures from the planet Kirian in Dimension 2. They are carnivores protected by an impervious carapace of scales and have claws which can slice the most resistant metals. They're also able to disconnect their nerve endings while chasing prey, making them insensitive to pain and fatigue.

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Cast & Crew

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Luc Besson


Pierre Christin (comic book), Jean-Claude Mézières (comic book), Luc Besson (screenplay)

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Luc Besson deliberately chose to shoot the film, an adaptation of a French comic, in English with English-speaking actors in order to raise its chances of a wider audience.


Plot Summary


Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi


Release Date:

21 July 2017



Country of Origin

France, USA

Box Office


€197,000,000 (estimated)

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