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I blame Peter Jackson for this trend. One book does not mean two movies are necessary, but it seems to be Hollywood’s favorite thing to do. Brian Herbert – son of Dune creator Frank Herbert – gave a small update on the latest film adaptation of the sci-fi classic this week on Twitter. I have… read more

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Frank Herbert’s Dune is a layered, dense work, and it looks as though Denis Villeneuve is thinking it may take him two films to adapt it. Villeneuve (Blade Runner 2049, Sicario) is on board to tackle Herbert’s Dune which has previously hit the big screen in the 1980s from David Lynch, and on TV as… read more

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Apparently Denis Villeneuve is now the go to director for all sci-fi reboots. Riding high on the success of Arrival, Denis Villeneuve will next hit theaters with Blade Runner 2049, and then he will move on to Legendary Pictures’ remake of Frank Herbert’s Dune. Just this past November we learned that Legendary had picked up the film… read more

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He who controls the rights to Dune, controls… well… the rights to Dune. Legendary Pictures announced on Monday that it has acquired the film and television rights to Frank Herbert’s Dune series. It is not known how many of the novels it acquired, but the assumption would be the six original books and the subsequent… read more

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