The film, which will be released in Russia on 20 July 2017, based on the French comic «Valerian and Lorelin», telling about the world of the distant future. In XXVIII century people learned to instantly overcome space and time. The capital city is the city Galaxidi is a utopian place, in which almost the entire population lives in a virtual reality controlled by the Technocrats of the First Circle. The protagonist Valerian – works in the special service which protects the planets of the Terran galactic Empire from various threats: it is tasked with preventing a time paradox. He travels not alone, but with the right partner Lorelin, straight from the middle Ages.
The premiere of the trailer for the new film by Luc Besson «Valerian and the city of a thousand planets»
The first issue of this French comic was published in 1967 – this series was produced until 2010. For Luc Besson’s «Valerian and the city of a thousand planets» — not the first film adaptation of graphic novels: in 2010, the screens out tape «the Extraordinary adventures of Adele», which was also based on a popular French comic book. The main roles in his new film the Director has invited actress and model Cara Delevingne, familiar to viewers of the blockbuster «suicide Squad» and Dayna Dehaan, who starred in «the New spider-Man» and «Chronicle».
Trailer for «Valerian and the city of a thousand planets»
In recognition of Luc Besson, for him, «Valerian, and the city of a thousand planets» was what James Cameron was «Avatar»: the Director wanted to film this comic book for several decades. The conference, which was held this year at «Comic-con» in San Diego, Besson was told that his new picture – the biggest adventure in his life. According to rumors, the film’s budget was $170 million.