Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) - Movie Review - Hollywood

Director - Luc Besson
Cast - Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Clive Owen, Ethan Hawke, Rihanna
Rating - 2/5

Plot: Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify a dark force which threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets.

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets movie review: Apart from the two leads, played by DeHaan and Delevingne, the film doesn't do any justice to any of its other actors. Be it Owen, reduced to the kind of showy military uniform that never comes to any good or a kohl-eyed Hawke, who will hopefully return if this film spawns into a series. Readmore

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Valerian opens with a wonderful montage charting the creation of the massive interstellar city of the film’s title, Alpha—a conglomeration of space stations and hundreds of alien races that has slowly grown over the centuries. But the story is also concerned with an unnamed paradise planet, populated by big-eyed, gem-farming aliens, that was destroyed in a mysterious cataclysm. Readmore