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Dune by Denis Villeneuve: will it be a smash, or a flop? (video)

August 19, 2021 | By | Reply More
Dune by Denis Villeneuve: will it be a smash, or a flop? (video)

The Critical Drinker is here to muse about Denis Villeneuve’s shortly-to-arrive cinematic take on the Dune books of Frank Herbert. He has a good feeling in his water about this movie, but is that because it actually is water in his bloodstream this time, and not the fine nip of whisky?

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Dune movie release delayed for a year to October 2021 (news).

October 6, 2020 | By | Reply More
Dune movie release delayed for a year to October 2021 (news).

Is that the sound of an ornithopter crashing, or, maybe just the sound of a thousand cinemas crashing and burning as their doors slam shut? Yes, the very sad news arrives that the Dune movie from Denis Villeneuve which was meant to release this Christmas 2020 has now been pandemic’d out of the schedule and […]

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Denis Villeneuve (Dune interview: video).

August 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
Denis Villeneuve (Dune interview: video).

Tanya Lapointe sits down to chat with Denis Villeneuve about his work on the fabulous upcoming DUNE movie and his filmmaking process. In the far future of humanity, Duke Leto Atreides accepts stewardship of the dangerous desert planet Arrakis, also known as Dune, the only source of the most valuable substance in the universe, “the […]

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Denis Villeneuve’s vision for his new Dune movie (video).

May 25, 2020 | By | Reply More
Denis Villeneuve’s vision for his new Dune movie (video).

This short documentary explores some of the influences behind Denis Villeneuve’s work, to understand what the new Dune movie is going to be like. Dune is the first of his two-part adaptation of the 1965 novel of the same name by Frank Herbert, which will cover roughly the first half of the book.

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Dune movie from Denis Villeneuve: first footage drives invited industry insiders wild (news).

January 21, 2020 | By | Reply More
Dune movie from Denis Villeneuve: first footage drives invited industry insiders wild (news).

The much anticipated Dune movie from Denis Villeneuve (with a little historical help from Frank Herbert) has put on a special showing of first footage for invited industry insiders, critics, fans and fellow producers and directors – and the reaction (slightly mitigated by non-disclosure agreements) is wildly positive … as in mind-blowing and a work […]

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Denis Villeneuve’s vision for Dune (Stellan Skarsgard interview).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Denis Villeneuve’s vision for Dune (Stellan Skarsgard interview).

Stellan Skarsgard chats about Denis Villeneuve’s vision for the upcoming new Dune movie. The new film should hit cinemas in December 18th 2020 (aka next Christmas) and stars Timothée Chalamet, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Oscar Isaac, Rebecca Ferguson, Dave Bautista, Charlotte Rampling, David Dastmalchian, and Zendaya. In the far future of humanity, Duke Leto Atreides […]

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