Unrestrained by studio interference, Luc Besson’s imagination is fully unleashed in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets but unfortunately the plotting and acting don’t live up to the stunning visuals.
In the far off future, Valerian (Dane Dehaan) and his partner Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are special agents sent to the city of Alpha, home to 17 million residents, to investigate a possible group looking to upset the peace and unity of the city in the latest sci-fi epic from Luc Besson.
After one disasterous remake, MGM has tried again with a remake of one of the greatest westerns ever made, The Magnificent Seven, with Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt taking up six shooters to defend a small western town from an evil industrialist (Peter Sarsgaard).
Denzel Washington leads a team of gunslingers that includes Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and Vincent D’Onofrio in Antoine Fuqua’s remake of the classic western The Magnificent Seven.
On the last podcast before New York Comic Con, Zach, Chris and Joe discuss the Family Guy/Simpsons crossover, Moonwalker the arcade game, Tak3n, Saturday Morning cartoons (RIP), Pet Semetaries, the plot of a Tetris movie, Tapped Out vs Quest for Stuff and much more.