Dune: Part Two (2024)

Dune: Part Two is the sequel to Denis Villeneuve's 2021 film that covers the novel's events by Frank Herbert. The movie continues the quest of Paul Atreides on a journey of revenge against those who slew his family. With insight into the future, Atreides may be forced to choose between his one true love and the universe's fate. 

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Dune: Part Two
Not Yet Rated

Denis Villeneuve
Release Date
March 15, 2024
Legendary Pictures
Warner Bros. Pictures
Denis Villeneuve, Jon Spaihts
Dune: Part Three
$122 Million


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Dune 2's Painstaking & Low-Tech Process For Creating Arrakis Detailed By Director

Dune: Part Two director Denis Villeneuve details the painstaking process of picking the perfect sand dunes for the desert planet of Arrakis.

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Dune 2 Is Already Fixing The Original 1984 Movie's Feyd Rautha Mistake

Denis Villeneuve's Dune 2's inclusion of Feyd Rautha's backstory avoids the 1984 film's mistake, improving on his rivalry with Paul Atreides.

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Dune 2's Genius Release Strategy Is Still In Play Despite Release Date Delay

Dune: Part Two has sadly been delayed, and while the extra wait is disappointing for fans, it won't ruin the movie's perfect IMAX release plan.

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Dune 2 Theory Explains How The Sequel Will Solve Its Biggest Casting Problem

While Denis Villeneuve's Dune 2 boasts an impressive ensemble, one character from Frank Herbert's source material is nearly impossible to cast well.

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9 Most Exciting Sci-Fi Movies Still Coming In 2023 After Dune 2's Delay

The wait for Dune Part 2 has just been extended, but there are still plenty of sci-fi movies coming out this year to get excited about.

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Timothée Chalamet's Florence Pugh Comments Solve A Major Dune 2 Problem

In Herbert's Dune book, Princess Irulan doesn't play a huge part, but Timothée Chalamet's remarks point toward a better Dune 2 for Florence Pugh.

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“I’m Not Exactly Crying”: Dune 2 Release Date Delay Gets Response By Once-Confident IMAX CEO

Dune: Part Two's release date delays get a candid response from IMAX CEO Rich Gelfond, who was once confident that the film would stay on schedule.

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Massive Dune 2 Twist From Outside The Original Book Teased

Denis Villeneuve's intricately plotted adaptations offer tons of intrigue, but this teased Dune 2 twist involving Lady Jessica would be a huge shock.

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Dune 2 Revives Odd Deleted Scene From The First Movie, Director Reveals

Dune: Part Two revives an odd deleted scene from the first movie involving an unusual musical instrument, director Denis Villeneuve reveals.

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The Perfect Dune 2 Replacement Releases In 4 Weeks (& Makes Delay Wait Easier)

Dune 2 has been delayed out of 2023, leaving the end of the year with a sci-fi movie hole. Thankfully, the perfect replacement is coming in 4 weeks.

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Who Is Tim Blake Nelson Playing In Dune 2?

Known for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Tim Blake Nelson is a formidable on-screen presence, which makes his appearance in Dune 2 even more exciting.

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Dune 3 Teased By Director Despite Dune 2 Release Delay: "There Are Words On Paper"

Dune: Part Two director Denis Villeneuve suggests he is interested in making a Dune trilogy with Dune: Messiah as the next installment of the series

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"Psychopath Killer, An Olympic Sword Master, A Snake": Dune 2 Director Teases Butler's Feyd-Rautha Villain

Dune 2 director Dennis Villeneuve teases details about Austin Butler's portrayal of the cunning and complex Feyd-Rautha in the upcoming epic.

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Dune 2's Major Difference From Other Versions Involves The Impact Of Bene Gesserit

Director Denis Villeneuve explains one major difference between Dune 2 and previous versions of the story: the impact of the Bene Gesserit.

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Dune: Part Two - Release Date Delays, Story Changes & Everything We Know

Denis Villeneuve's Dune only tells half the story from the original novel by Frank Herbert. The story continues in 2024's Dune: Part Two

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Paul & Chani's Dune 2 Romance Teased By Director: "Much More Emotional Movie"

Dune 2 director Denis Villeneuve teases the delayed sequel's Paul and Chani romance, calling the film "much more emotional" than the first.

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Dune 2’s Release Date Delay Explained: Why It Moved & What It Means

Dune 2 has been delayed because of the ongoing writers and actors strikes, and its new release date could be bad news for movie lovers and Hollywood.

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Dune 2 Release Date Delayed Into 2024 As Actors & Writers Strike For Fair Pay Continues

As actors & writers continue to strike for fair wages, WB has decided to move Denis Villeneuve's Dune: Part Two from November 2023 to March 2024.

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Dune 2's Release Plan Is Completely Changing The Movie Industry (For The Better)

Dune: Part Two's release plan involving a lengthy IMAX run highlights a change in the movie industry's priorities, and it could be for the better.

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Dune 2's Delay Update Will Help Keep The Franchise Alive

Dune's sequel seemed in hot water, but a new delay update is good news for fans of Denis Villeneuve's movie adaptations of the science fiction epic.

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