Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan take centre stage in the new trailer for Luc Besson’s sci-fi spectacular Valerian

...and the City of a Thousand Planets, to give it its full title...

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Visually spectacular, if a little CGI-heavy, the new sci-fi offering from The Fifth Element director Luc Besson is shaping up to be a fun ride through an exotic landscape of colourful aliens and strange new worlds with a pair of engaging young leads at its centre.

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But enough of the potted review, based on just 2 minutes 20 seconds of footage, here’s the new trailer for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, so you can make up your own mind…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grqYCGYAk08?ecver=1

The film follows Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne), two special operatives working for the universal government who are sent on a mission to Alpha, an intergalactic city populated by diverse species with incredible technologies. Clive Owen stars as their commander, with Rihanna, John Goodman, Ethan Hawke and sci-fi legend Rutger Hauer also among the cast.

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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is due in cinemas on 14th August