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Comic-Con: Luc Besson's 'Valerian' Pops in Hall H

Thu Jul 21 14:49:36 EDT 2016 | The Hollywood Reporter
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets wowed the audience at Hall H as Luc Besson, the iconic filmmaker behind The Fifth Element and The Professional, made his first pilgrimage to Comic Con. The panel took place after the politicized Snowden panel with Oliver Stone, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley and at least a third of the crowd left. But those that stayed were rewarded by eye-popping footage of a sci-fi adventure of the likes that hasn’t been made in years. The movie is an adap..

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SAN DIEGO — As director Luc Besson and his wife Virginie Besson-Silla laid out in meticulous detail a vision for “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” — based on the French..
The two actors joined their director Luc Besson in chatting up their film, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, just after a from the flick was released. Cara debuted a chi..
Luc Besson got an enthusiastic Hall H standing ovation — and an Inkpot Award! — after previewing a few scenes from next year’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets at San Di..
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Who is Valerian? Where is this city of a thousand planets? And what sci-fi madness doesLuc Besson (The Fifth Element, Lucy) have up his sleeve this time out? We really won't know f..
Check out this brand new image from Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, which was just released ahead of the film’s 2016 Comic-Con panel. Here’s a synopsis of the film: Va..
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Comic-Con audiences got a sneak peek at seven minutes of heart-racing action Thursday afternoon in footage from the upcoming sci-fi epic "Valerian and the City of ..
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Comic-Con audiences got a sneak peek at seven minutes of heart-racing action Thursday afternoon in footage from the upcoming sci-fi epic “Valerian and the City of ..
Cara Delevingne, left, and Dane DeHaan attend the "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" panel on day 1 of Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 21, 2016, in San Diego. ..
Cara Delevingne, left, and Dane DeHaan attend the "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" panel on day 1 of Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 21, 2016, in San Diego. ..
A new image of Dane DeHaan as Valerian in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets has been released from Comic-Con International: San Diego 2016. Rooted in the classic graphic ..
"Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" panel was one of the biggest attractions at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con on Thursday, July 21. Luc Besson showed first footage of the ..
SAN DIEGO — Seeing new and original things at Comic-Con has become increasingly rare. With Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets — Luc Besson's sprawling sci-fi passion proje..
Luc Besson can relax and check “kill it at Comic-Con” off his bucket list. Not only did the director-producer receive the SDCC Inkpot Award this afternoon, he received an unpr..
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SAN DIEGO — No one had really seen anything from director Luc Besson's upcoming sci-fi film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. But one image wowed Thu..
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets wowed the audience at Hall H as Luc Besson, the iconic filmmaker behind The Fifth Element and The Professional, made his first pilgrimag..
Cara Delevingne celebrated a lot of new things in her life on Thursday at Comic-Con in San Diego. Hitting the press line for her upcoming Luc Besson' sci-fi epic "Valerian and the ..
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Luc Besson, the French producer and director, is sitting in a corner of a restaurant in the Gaslamp District of San Diego, feeling relieved. Really relieved.   About six hours..
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The 2016 San Diego Comic-Con had another big panel in Hall H aside from the "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" panel. Making his first appearance in the convention was O..
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A new trailer for the upcoming film, Snowden has just been unveiled during a panel on the first day of the San Diego Comic-Con 2016. The panel consisted of the film’s director Oliv..
The prospect of a new, big scale scifi movie from The Fifth Element director Luc Besson is exciting enough. After seeing footage and images from Valerian and the City of a Thousand..
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