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Oscar nominee Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival,” “Blade Runner 2049”) directs Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures’


The big-screen adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal bestseller of the same name.

Official Synopsis 

A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, who must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure the future of his family and his people. As malevolent forces explode into conflict over the planet’s exclusive supply of the most precious resource in existence—a commodity capable of unlocking humanity’s greatest potential—only those who can conquer their fear will survive.

Trailer: Dune

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Directed by
Denis Villeneuve
Screenplay by
Jon Spaihts and Villeneuve and Eric Roth
Based on the novel of the same name written by
Frank Herbert.
Produced by
Villeneuve, Mary Parent, Cale Boyter and Joe Caracciolo, Jr.
Executive producers
Tanya Lapointe, Joshua Grode, Herbert W. Gains, Jon Spaihts, Thomas Tull, Brian Herbert, Byron Merritt and Kim Herbert.

The film stars

Oscar nominee Timothée Chalamet (“Call Me by Your Name,” “Little Women”),
Rebecca Ferguson (“Stephen King’s Doctor Sleep,” “Mission: Impossible – Fallout”)
Oscar Isaac (the “Star Wars” franchise)
Oscar nominee Josh Brolin (“Milk,” “Avengers: Infinity War”)
Stellan Skarsgård (HBO’s “Chernobyl,” “Avengers: Age of Ultron”)
Dave Bautista (the “Guardians of the Galaxy” films, “Avengers: Endgame”)
Stephen McKinley Henderson (“Fences,” “Lady Bird”)
Zendaya (“Spider-Man: Homecoming,” HBO’s “Euphoria”)
Chang Chen (“Mr. Long,” “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”)
David Dastmalchian (“Blade Runner 2049,” “The Dark Knight”)
Sharon Duncan-Brewster (“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” Netflix’s “Sex Education”),
Oscar nominee Charlotte Rampling (“45 Years,” “Assassin’s Creed”),
Jason Momoa (“Aquaman,” HBO’s “Game of Thrones”),
Oscar winner Javier Bardem (“No Country for Old Men,” “Skyfall”)..


Behind the scenes,

 Villeneuve reteamed with:
Two-time Oscar-nominated production designer Patrice Vermette (“Arrival,” “Sicario,” “The Young Victoria”),
Two-time Oscar-nominated editor Joe Walker (“Blade Runner 2049,” “Arrival,” “12 Years a Slave”),
Two-time Oscar-winning visual effects supervisor Paul Lambert (“First Man,” “Blade Runner 2049”), Oscar-winning special effects supervisor Gerd Nefzer (“Blade Runner 2049”).
Oscar-nominated director of photography Greig Fraser (“Lion,” “Zero Dark Thirty,” “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”);
Three-time Oscar-nominated costume designer Jacqueline West (“The Revenant,” “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” “Quills”)
Co-costume designer Bob Morgan;
stunt coordinator Tom Struthers (“The Dark Knight” trilogy, “Inception”).
Oscar-winning and multiple Oscar-nominated composer Hans Zimmer (“Blade Runner 2049,” “Inception,” “Gladiator,” “The Lion King”) is creating the score.

Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures Present a Legendary Pictures Production, a Film by Denis Villeneuve, “Dune.

1 Comment

  1. I have enjoyed reading this piece well written and explained . I look forward to viewing it.
    The imagination of some gifted individuals who have written pieces like this is wonderful

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