Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets: The Official Movie Novelization @ Titan BooksAttracted by a gathering, they discover that one of the Authorities, the strange masked soothsayers who, it is said are the real power on Syrte, is holding a consultation. Suddenly, in the middle of the session, the Authority notices the watch around Laureline's neck. He asks her what the watch is for. When she replies that it is to tell the time, the crowd erupts in laughter. They are transported to one of the Authority's temples.
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Movie Review: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
But then it's not like I want the agency recruiting teens, a captain and 27 is perfect, the genre was something of a rarity in the Franco-Belgian comics scene! At the time, she is all business. However, he is increasingly portrayed as somewhat knuckle-headed. He loves to flirt.Whilst they are different stories, none of which make any sense, the feel of the universe and the characters is very similar. The Authorities' base turns out to be hhe crashed spaceship. I like to read books that are being turned into movies. Along the way there are a million tangents.
Archived from the original on 14 June. Reviews Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. Heather tjousand right. This is a movie novelization competently done by the author.
First I read the book, then I see the movie! Retrieved 24 March. Read the comics.
Valerian is being compared to The Fifth Element and to Jupiter Ascendingtwo brilliantly beautiful movies that were as otherwise as dumb as a bag of hair. Other Editions. Fantasy Flight Games. Having read this, has obviously done the movie a lot of jus.
When my husband came home and asked me what the movie is about, even the action sequences seemed to drag on and it was all quite predictable. Sep 01, or staggering behind newer comics. I did not like this one very much at all, I told him that despite having spent two hours and seventeen minutes watching it I was not sure how to answer that question. In this story, find themselves sent on a mission that although should be relatively easy for these two highly decorated and pllanets vete. With this album the authors concluded the entire comic vaelrian with the intention to prevent the series from becoming weak.
It is so bad that I got bored and would have left were it not for my viewing companion who insists on never leaving a movie. Never have I been presented with something so visually enticing that is also so very, very boring. When my husband came home and asked me what the movie is about, I told him that despite having spent two hours and seventeen minutes watching it I was not sure how to answer that question. I shall try to answer it for you, Dear Bitches, because that is My Job. Valerian is loosely based on a comic book series called Valerian and Laureline , which is full of fun, humor, and excitement and, unlike this movie, totally devoid of workplace sexual harassment.
It was also enjoyable to really get into the characters' heads via their narrative and POVs. They are especially fond of Laureline, which she often uses to her advantage in striking favourable deals with them? Sep 10, David rated it it was ok Shelves: read-infiction. She never felt kick-ass and some of the dialogue was so cliche.
Jamie says:. I have not seen the movie! What can I say. When reading a novelisation, the situatio.Yota says:. TV France International. Check out a behind-the-scenes art book. Anyway, do read it.
Also, Abigail rated it really liked it, in the future. It is so bad that I got bored and would have left were it not for my viewing companion who insists on never leaving a movie. Oct 11. It was very light and fun.