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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

dir. Luc Besson (2017)

Film poster: “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” dir. Luc Besson (2017)

Visually arresting. Besson invests in the SF setting from grand scheme to background detail, creating a plush stage for the space opera. Unfortunately, the storyline shows its comic-book origins. The action scenes are mostly pointless and the big emotional moments fall flat.