Exciting film tie-in to the huge new $90 million sf blockbuster film from Luc Besson (director of NIKITA and THE BIG BLUE) starring Bruce Willis and Gary Oldman.
In a timeless story about love and survival, heroes and villains, set in a weird future in which anything is possible, THE FIFTH ELEMENT tells the story of an unlikely hero rising to the challenge of battle against the ultimate Evil.
Filled with humour, action and romance, THE FIFTH ELEMENT is written and directed by Luc Besson, the visually-innovative director of LA FEMME NIKITA and THE PROFESSIONAL. The film stars Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman and Milla Jovovich.
Filmed in the highest secrecy at Pinewood Studios in the UK, THE FIFTH ELEMENT is set to be the sf film blockbuster of the summer.
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Every five thousand years a door opens between the dimensions. In one dimension lies the universe and all of its multitude of life forms. In another exists an element made not of earth, air, fire or water but of anti-energy, anti-life. This ‘thing’, this darkness, waits patiently at the threshold of the universe for an opportunity to extinguish all life and all light.
Every five thousand years the universe needs a hero, and in New York City of the 23rd Century, a good hero is hard to find.
'The Fifth Element', a timeless story about love and survival, heroes and villains, good and evil, is set in a strangely familiar yet intoxicatingly different 23rd Century. The film stars Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman, Ian Holm and Milla Jovovich. 'The Fifth Element' is written and directed by Luc Besson, the visually innovative director of 'Nikita' and 'Leon'About the Author:
Hugo and Nebula award-winning author Terry Bisson is the author of five novels, and the novelization of William Gibson’s screenplay JOHNNY MNEMONIC. He lives in New York City.
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Book Description Voyager, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110006483461
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0006483461