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Children of Dune 

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The twins of Paul "Muad'dib" Atreides become embroiled in the political landscape of Arrakis ("Dune") and the rest of the universe.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Alec Newman ...  Muad'Dib / ... 3 episodes, 2003
Julie Cox ...  Irulan Corrino-Atreides 3 episodes, 2003
Ian McNeice ...  Baron Vladimir Harkonnen 3 episodes, 2003
Steven Berkoff ...  Stilgar 3 episodes, 2003
Daniela Amavia ...  Alia Atreides 3 episodes, 2003
James McAvoy ...  Leto Atreides II 3 episodes, 2003
Susan Sarandon ...  Princess Wensicia Corrino 3 episodes, 2003
Edward Atterton ...  Duncan Idaho 3 episodes, 2003
P.H. Moriarty ...  Guerney Halleck / ... 3 episodes, 2003
Alice Krige ...  Lady Jessica Atreides 3 episodes, 2003
Jessica Brooks ...  Ghanima Atreides 2 episodes, 2003
Rik Young ...  Javid 2 episodes, 2003
Jonathan Bruun Jonathan Bruun ...  Farad'n Corrino 2 episodes, 2003
Karel Dobrý ...  Korba 2 episodes, 2003
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The twins of Paul "Muad'dib" Atreides become embroiled in the political landscape of Arrakis ("Dune") and the rest of the universe.

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Born to rule an empire. Destined to tear it apart. See more »


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Germany | USA

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English | French

Release Date:

16 March 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Frank Herbert's Children of Dune See more »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)
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(3 parts) | (2004) (cut) | (3 episodes) | (Entire series)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

This miniseries introduces more actors from the Star Trek franchise into the Dune cast. Steven Berkoff has appeared on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993), and Alice Krige appeared in Star Trek: First Contact (1996). After this miniseries, Alec Newman would appear in Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). See more »

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Jessica's eyes are no longer blue-within-blue, the eyes of the ibad, in Children of Dune, as they were in Dune. Despite the fact she has spent the last several decades on Caladan it is impossible for the eyes to switch back to their normal shade once they have turned. See more »

Quotes

Leto: Alia's water. Take it into the desert and spread it upon the open sand in the midday sun. It is our way. Are you going back to Sietch Tabr?
Stilgar: I wish to return to our old ways.
Leto: The deserts dying, Stil.
Stilgar: And the Freman too, I'm afraid.
Leto: We're about to go through the crucible, but we'll come out the other side. We always arise from our own ashes. Everything returns later in its... changed form.
Stilgar: [Leto hands Stil Pauls ring] Your grandfather's ring... and your father's.
Leto: And now the Fremen's - to remind ...
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A really good story in the world of dune the Success of Leto the 2nd.
31 January 2017 | by mats-filipssonSee all my reviews

Not a lot of fighting which you would expect whatever happened to the spacing guild the empress was plotting with. But still an awesome 3part series that no Dune fan should be without, I liked it a lot even thou sometimes it get tedious with all the plotting forward and back without any real action inbetween, but you gotto understand they had 20 million as a budget!? With that they created these 3 almost 2 hour episodes, and these beautiful costumes, sets etc, gotto make you wonder how much better and action packed it would have been with an even bigger budget.

Great job nonetheless.

I will give it an rating of 8 of Extremely well made for its budget and the actors are pretty top notch as they can be from that budget.


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