In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
|nudity||A long scene features a female humanoid alien in multiple costumes performing an exotic, fully clothed, dance for a man. She mentions that she has basically been an imprisoned prostitute since childhood. An alien race is mostly nude and females breasts are barely covered and males are nude including nipples except for a loin cloth. The females appear to have no nipples (it is non-explicit and non-sexual). Character visits a "pleasure" zone where he is propositioned by different women (not graphic). Character alludes to wanting to be more intimate with another character.|
|violence||Multiple battles and shoot out scenes. A planet is destroyed, and its population decimated, as collateral damage between two warring fleets. A female alien is killed. Her backstory is tragic. Aliens head is blown off leaving green goo, another alien is killed, a piece of him slides off and reveals yellow goo. Valerian has a scratched up arm for much of the movie (not graphic) A man is punched in the face repeatedly|
|profanity||Some uses of "Damn", "Hell", Two uses of "ass" and one use of "shit."|
|alcohol||Various unspecified drinks are consumed throughout the movie. No one is shown to be drunk.|
|frightening||The proper official ratings are included below by IMDB|