Welcome to a New Clip from Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets; Unlock More on the Amazon App


A stunning extended clip from EuropaCorp and STXfilms’ Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets has arrived, and if it’s just not enough for you, through a partnership with Amazon, you can unlock an additional exclusive scene from the film with more to come.

Read on for the eye candy and more details!

From the Press Release:
Amazon, EuropaCorp, and STXfilms are teaming up to premiere never-before-seen movie clips and content from VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS, this summer’s most groundbreaking and original sci-fi adventure, exclusively on the Amazon App. Starting today, customers have access to actual film clips simply by using the camera search feature. To reveal the exclusive content, customers open their Amazon App, tap the camera icon, and then point it at the large printed code at the bottom of most Amazon boxes shipped across the US. Pointing the camera at VALERIAN artwork, like the movie poster or IMDb movie page, will also work. Finally, starting tomorrow, Amazon App iPhone customers can access the exclusive content by tapping the “i” button an any character within the Amazon Stickers feature of camera search.

VALERIAN will be released by STXfilms on behalf of EuropaCorp on July 21st, and exclusive content will continue be added to the Amazon App through July 23rd.

“Camera search within the Amazon App allows customers to point their camera at nearly anything and receive product recommendations from Amazon, so what better way to unlock exclusive content from the most futuristic film of the summer,” said Gautam Bhargava, VP Amazon Visual Search. “In fact, we were so excited about revealing this special content within our app we wanted to give customers not one, but two ways to view never-before-seen clips. We also created special edition VALERIAN stickers to celebrate the movie release, which if clicked upon will also grant customers access to the highly anticipated scenes.”

“We’re excited to partner with Amazon on a transformative new way for fans to engage with VALERIAN content. By activating visual search to bring people an exclusive experience at such a large scale, VALERIAN and Amazon are taking mobile discovery to the next level,” said Amy Elkins, EVP of Media and Marketing Innovation at STXfilms.

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element, and Lucy, based on the ground-breaking comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers, and filmmakers.

The cast includes Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, and Clive Owen with Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock, Kris Wu, and Rutger Hauer. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets was produced by Virginie Besson-Silla.

In the 28th century, Valerian (DeHaan) and Laureline (Delevingne) are a team of special operatives charged with maintaining order throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from all over the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures with each other.

There is a mystery at the center of Alpha, a dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.




Sign up for The Harbinger a Dread Central Newsletter