‘Dune’ Comes to TV With First ‘Prophecy’ Trailer

h goes from film franchise to full-fledged universe with the addition of a TV series this fall. Titled Dune: Prophecy, the show is set thousands of years before the events of Frank Herbert’s Dune novel (and its recent two-part film adaptation by Denis Villeneuve), and follows the Bene Gesserit sisterhood in the early stages of their plan to bring … Read more

A Scenario before tackling Dune: Messiah

Dune filmmaker Denis Villeneuve will reteam with Legendary for an adaptation of Annie Jacobson’s cautionary tale Nuclear War: A Scenario. After Christopher Nolan’s award-winning success with Oppenheimer, Denis Villeneuve, another of Hollywood’s premiere directors, will tackle the threat of nuclear fallout with an adaptation of Pulitzer Prize -finalist Annie Jacobsen’s non-fiction novel Nuclear War: A Scenario. The … Read more

Dune 2 writer explains Anya Taylor-Joy character change

Dune: Part Two co-writer Jon Spaihts explains why they changed the character played by Anya Taylor-Joy in the movie. Here be SPOILERS. Dune: Part Two is now playing in theaters, and while the sequel is being celebrated as a fantastic adaptation of the Frank Herbert novel, director Denis Villeneuve and co-writer Jon Spaihts did make … Read more

Check out long-lost deleted scene from David Lynch’s Dune

Check out this long-lost deleted scene from David Lynch’s Dune which has been lovingly restored by the folks at Nerdist. It’s been forty years since the release of David Lynch’s Dune, and although the film is certainly a flawed adaptation of Frank Herbert’s iconic sci-fi novel, there’s something inherently fascinating about it. That fascination has … Read more

Part Two’ Has Already Outgrossed ‘Dune’ in U.S. Theaters

After only a week in theaters, Dune: Part Two has already grossed more in domestic release than the first Dune did. The new sequel — technically the second half of the first film by director Denis Villeneuve based on the Frank Herbert sci-fi novel Dune — has already grossed $111 million in the United States in one week. The first film, … Read more