Luc Besson was once a hot ticket director that was known for such pieces of sci-fi mastery like The Fifth Element.
Then he kind of lost his way and got stuck doing B-level action movies that never quite stuck. Sure, they weren’t bad, but the man has been wasting his talents for far too long.
And now that seems to be stopping, for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.
This movie looks absolutely insane, from head-to-toe, including the casting choices of Dane DeHaan and Cara Delevingne.
Just look at those never-ending set pieces…