Denis Villeneuve’s upcoming science fiction film, Dune, will be hitting the theatres in the fall, and fans are extremely excited to see what the upcoming movie has to offer. Denis Villeneuve will be directing the movie while Villeneuve, Eric Roth, and Jon Spaihts are in-charge of the screenplay.
The science-fiction movie is expected to be pretty interesting, and fans have high hopes for it. According to the latest updates, the movie has been pushed back, and a new release date has been proposed. We have gathered all the recent updates and information regarding the movie, so here is everything you need to know bout the upcoming Dune.
The overall project is planned for a two-part adaptation of Frank Herbert’s novel of the same name, which was released back in 1965. According to a report, Dune will be adapting the first half of the novel, and fans hope that the movie does justice to the source material.
The story revolves around Duke Leto Atreides as he accepts ‘stewardship’ of the desert planet, Arrakis, also known as Dune, the only source of ‘spice,’ an invaluable drug that gives superhuman abilities and can make a possible environment for foldspace travel. The plot follows the Duke’s struggles as he takes charge of the ‘space mining operation.’
In an interview, Villeneuve said that after watching the 80’s adaptation by David Lynch, he was impressed but, he felt it be a different content from the one that he had in his mind, so he will be trying to add his variation according to his dreams.
The cast of the movie includes Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides, Rebecca Ferguson as Lady Jessica, Jason Momoa as Duncan Idaho, Stellan Skarsgård as Baron Vladimir Harkonnen, Zendaya as Chani, Oscar Isaac as Duke Leto Atreides, and others.
Dune Release Date
The movie was initially scheduled for release on 20th November. However, it was pushed back. According to the latest reports, Dune will be released on 18th December 2020. Stay tuned to Otakukart for more updates.