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“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” (2017): Too Much Style Over Too Little Substance

Without a doubt, Luc Besson knows how to make a lavish, astonishing, cinematic big screen event films but continues to struggle to connect with the characters and hitting key emotional beats within the story being told. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets excels at being visually striking and exciting, rousing eye candy full […]

Free Comic Book - "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets"
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Free Comic Book Day Brings a Free Sample of the Comic That Inspired “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets”

Writer/director Luc Besson’s upcoming sci-fi flick Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) is based on the classic French comic book series Valerian and Laureline by Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières. So, what better way to promote the movie than offering a free comic with a preview story for Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, […]