Rooted in the classic graphic vel series, Valerian and Laureline- visionary writer/director Luc Besson advances this iconic source material into a contemporary, unique and epic science fiction saga. Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are special operatives for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe. Under directive from their Commander (Clive Owen), Valerian and Laureline embark on a mission to the breathtaking intergalactic city of Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis comprised of thousands of different species from all four corners of the universe. Alpha's seventeen million inhabitants have converged over time- uniting their talents, techlogy and resources for the betterment of all. Unfortunately, t everyone on Alpha shares in these same objectives; in fact, unseen forces are at work, placing our race in great danger.
Mark Salisbury is the former editor of Britain's topselling movie magazine. Empire, and author of a number of movie books, including Prometheus: The Art of the Film and Burton on Burton.