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Dune: Part Two

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Dune: Part Two
Directed byDenis Villeneuve
Screenplay by
Based onDune
by Frank Herbert
Produced by
CinematographyGreig Fraser
Edited byJoe Walker
Music byHans Zimmer
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release dates
  • February 6, 2024 (2024-02-06) (Auditorio Nacional)
  • March 1, 2024 (2024-03-01) (United States)
Running time
168 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$190 million[2]

Dune: Part Two is an epic science fiction movie from 2024, directed by Denis Villeneuve. It is the second of two movies based off of the 1965 book Dune by Frank Herbert, after Dune (2021). Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Zendaya, Charlotte Rampling, and Javier Bardem return from the first film, with Austin Butler, Florence Pugh, Christopher Walken, and Léa Seydoux playing new roles.

History[change | change source]

Dune: Part Two was released in movie theatres in the United States on March 1, 2024, by Warner Bros. Pictures.[3] It had positive reviews from critics and viewers.[4]

The main characters of the movie

  • Paul Muad'Dib, born as Paul Atreides, son of a duke
  • Jessica, the mother of Paul
  • Cheni, a warrior

Analysis: The story is inspired by Lawrence of Arabia. [Parts of] the Dune movie's story is about fanatacism within religion, and combat regarding natural resources.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Dune: Part Two (12A)". BBFC. Archived from the original on February 20, 2024. Retrieved February 20, 2024.
  2. Rubin, Rebecca (February 20, 2024). "'Dune 2' Aims for Blockbuster Glory: How a Strike Delay, Imax and 'Oppenheimer' Success Can Boost Denis Villeneuve's Sequel". Variety. Archived from the original on February 20, 2024. Retrieved February 21, 2024.
  3. Sharf, Zack (2023-11-17). "'Dune: Part Two' Release Date Moves Up Two Weeks to Kick Off March 2024". Variety. Retrieved 2024-02-29.
  4. "Dune: Part Two 'like no other blockbuster', say impressed critics". 2024-02-22. Retrieved 2024-02-29.
  5. https://p3.no/filmpolitiet/2024/02/dune-part-two/. Retrieved 2024-03-02

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