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Dune Movie

Movie Review for Dune

Summary

This 80's movie is the film adaptation of the famous novel written by Frank Herbert. A messiah will have to fulfill his destiny in an alien world.

Dune DVD

DVD Release

The DVD for the movie Dune was released on January 31, 2006 by Universal Studios and is rated PG-13.

Plot

Dune is set in the far future. Thousands of years from now, a human empire imposes its control over the Universe. However, the equilibrium of power is quite delicate since everyone depends on one substance: spice.

And the only place where spice can be harvested is the planet Dune. Now a single man will try to control the planet or die trying.

Cast

Lady Jessica - Francesca Annis
The Baron's Doctor - Leonardo Cimino
Piter De Vries - Brad Dourif
Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV - Josť Ferrer
Shadout Mape - Linda Hunt

Trivia

The film Dune required 6 years of work to create.

According to Patrick Stewart, the still suit of Dune is the most uncomfortable custom he has ever worn.

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80's Film Facts:

The Movie Dune was released to theatres on 12/14/1984 by Universal, and grossed $27,447,471 at the box office in the US on a budget of $45,000,000 .

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