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A Woman Has Accused Director Luc Besson of Rape
According to Variety and originally reported by Europe 1, an actress has accused director Luc Besson of rape The actress, who is not named and asks not to be, filed a complaint with the police alleging that Besson raped her last week. Editorial credit: Isaaack / The actress described the alleged incident as a "violent sexual assault"[...]
Luc Besson's Europacorp and DJ2 Entertainmnet will be adapting the new video game Runier as a film Europacorp made a pre-emptive move to acquire the film rights to the video game title from Reikon Games They're starting to approach writers and directors with plans to release the project in 2018. Deadline described the game as: "John Wick[...]
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp Buys Rights To Howard Chaykin's American Flagg For TV Show
EuropaCorp has picked up the rights to American Flagg, the satirical comic book by Howard Chaykin. Luc Besson's production company will develop the property for a TV show, according to Deadline Chaykin will executive produce the project. Originally published by First Comics in 1983, other creators to work on the series include Lynn Varney, Steven Grant, J.M[...]
Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets Review: It's Amazing, But With Caveats
Sure, there are echoes of Babylon 5 in there, along with some somewhat generic "power corrupts" themes, however the way that writer, director Luc Besson has brought the imagery together harkens back to the best of early Heavy Metal and Metal Huriant. Unfortunately the reason that it's held back from going anywhere near being greatness, is because for all the[...]
'Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets' Round-Up
It's time for a round up post including all of the TV spots and the various clips that we've seen. The first is a featurette which has director Luc Besson talking about the movie and how passionate he is about it. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets[...]
Luc Besson's Trailer For Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets Is Utterly Amazing can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Valerian – New Trailer – In Cinemas August 2 ( Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets is the new adventure film from Luc Besson, of Leon, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on the ground-breaking comic book series, currently about to be finally published in full[...]
Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets Debuts First Footage In Trailer
Things like 'Luc Besson was really hitting The Fifth Element' feel again. The first trailer for the film is out there now too, and I have to say, Luc Besson is really hitting the Fifth Element feel again There isn't too much dialogue here and it isn't exactly clear what is going on for the most[...]
Luc Besson To Adapt The French Comic 'Valerian', As His New Movie
My first tweet ever! Let's share a real news! My next film is a big sci-fi: #Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. — Luc Besson (@lucbesson) May 12, 2015 Starring @danedehaan & @Caradelevingne Shooting in December In theaters 2017 My first tweet ever! Let's share a real news! My next film is a big[...]
Starting With A Flawed Premise – A Movie Review Of Lucy
Going into this I should say that I am a fan of Luc Besson's films and I like Scarlett Johansson as an actress… plus Morgan Freeman tends to bring up any movie he's in With all of that said, I sat down to watch Lucy this week and came away from it with some very[...]
Taken 3 Delivers Punches And General Confusion
With an especially convoluted plot that makes very little sense, you oftentimes wonder why screenwriters Luc Besson and Robert Kamen deviated from the formula that made the original Taken so wonderful The first installment in this now trilogy followed a simple plot: daughter of badass gets kidnapped, forcing him to go all terminator on folks[...]