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Expected October 1, 2021
Feature adaptation of Frank Herbert's science fiction novel, about the son of a noble family entrusted with the protection of the most valuable asset and most vital element in the galaxy.

Director:

Denis Villeneuve

Writers:

Frank Herbert (novel), Jon Spaihts (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Rebecca Ferguson ... Lady Jessica
Timothée Chalamet ... Paul Atreides
Zendaya ... Chani
Jason Momoa ... Duncan Idaho
Josh Brolin ... Gurney Halleck
Oscar Isaac ... Duke Leto Atreides
Dave Bautista ... Glossu 'Beast' Rabban
Javier Bardem ... Stilgar
Stellan Skarsgård ... Baron Vladimir Harkonnen
Charlotte Rampling ... Gaius Helen Mohiam
David Dastmalchian ... Piter De Vries
Stephen McKinley Henderson ... Thufir Hawat
Sharon Duncan-Brewster ... Liet-Kynes
Charlie Rawes ... First Trooper
Chen Chang ... Dr. Wellington Yueh

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A mythic and emotionally charged hero's journey, "Dune" tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure the future of his family and his people. As malevolent forces explode into conflict over the planet's exclusive supply of the most precious resource in existence-a commodity capable of unlocking humanity's greatest potential-only those who can conquer their fear will survive. Written by Warner Bros.

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Beyond fear, destiny awaits.


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Denis Villeneuve saw Baron Vladimir Harkonnen (Stellan Skarsgård) as a "rhino in human form", and so Skarsgard had to spend 7 hours a day applying makeup for his role as the Baron. See more »

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Gaius Helen Mohiam: [to Paul] A animal caught in a trap will gnaw off its own leg to escape. What will you do?
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Country:

Canada | Hungary | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 2021 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dune See more »

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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