Brilliant OTT use of CGI is absolutely dazzling throughout. The story is fun and well told, with clever imaging of some ideas such as inter-dimensional interaction. The title character, however, is... Read morea petty, vain, creep who for some reason can't stop harassing his subordinate. The handling of the entire 'romance' subplot, not to mention the revolting character of Valerian himself, renders the movie unwatchable, despite the endless onslaught of beautiful CGI.
A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.