New 'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' trailer is dazzling

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 30 2017 06:38 PM

A new trailer for Luc Besson's upcoming "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" is here. 

The clip gives a look into the movie's vast, colorful, sci-fi universe, as well as show off more of the two main characters, Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne), special operatives who are tasked to help save the intergalactic city of Alpha from an unknown threat. 

The movie is based on a series of French graphic novels Valérian and Laureline by writer Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mézières, which were first published in the 1960s. 

Besson is best known for his other sci-fi works such as "The Fifth Element" and "Lucy." 

"Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" is scheduled for a July 19 release in the Philippines.