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Get ready for Luc Besson's long-awaited sci-fi adventure

2017-07-04 15:08
 

Cape Town – Luc Besson's long awaited sci-fi adventure film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets hits cinemas on Friday, 21 July. 

Based on the ground-breaking comic book series that inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers comes the vision of a lifetime in the making.

In the 28th century, Valerian (Dane Dehaan, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Chronicle) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne Suicide Squad, Paper Towns) comprise a team of special operatives charged with maintaining order throughout the human territories.

The two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha — an ever-expanding metropolis where species from all over the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence and cultures with one another.

There is a mystery at the centre of Alpha, a dark force that threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.

Check out this new action packed clip:

ICYMI also check out the full trailer here:

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