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“Jodorowsky’s Dune” Bible Sold for Over $3 million at Auction

In the annals of film history, there are a few great ‘what ifs’ that may have changed the world of cinema as we know it had they ever come to pass. One of the most famous among these is the tale of Chilean-French auteur Alejandro Jodorowsky, and his obsession with creating the ultimate cinematic adaptation […]

Daily “Dune”: Those Weren’t Guild Navigators on Caladan

Betcha thought we were done writing about “Dune,” huh? Much like Muad’Dib’s holy war, WE’LL NEVER BE DONE! Especially when 2021 retelling director Denis Villeneuve continues to drop details in interviews. Like today’s tidbit- those beautifully designed white-helmet wearing CHOAM Spacing Guild reps on Caladan weren’t Guild Navigators. If you’ll recall, in the first 10 […]

I Watched “Dune” Without Knowing Anything About It [Review]

“Dune” is enormous in both scale and ambition, and sports some of the best visuals ever put to screen, even if the narrative leaves newcomers feeling confused and disconnected. It’s a little too pretentious to be engaging story wise, but so well done visually it’s hard to not enjoy the experience.

How “Godzilla vs. Kong” Complicated HBO Max’s “Dune” Release

We’ve been waiting, albeit very impatiently, for the release of Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune.” Perhaps our most anticipated film of the last decade, constant delays not withstanding- we want it as soon as possible. But, we also understand the notion of preserving the director’s vision with seeing it in a theater. Hence, why the film has […]

HBO Max Promo Has a Little Bit of EVERYTHING In It

Just a little while ago, new kid in the streaming block HBO Max dropped a new promo trailer of all their upcoming titles, and we’re even more excited! It starts off with a shot from “Dune,” and touches on other projects like “Space Jam 2,” “The Many Saints of Newark,” “The Suicide Squad,” and more! […]

Timothée Chalamet’s Mom was on “Saturday Night Live” in the 90s

This past weekend, 2-time Oscar nominee Timothée Chalamet hosted “Saturday Night Live,” with musical guest Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band. While we were really were hoping for a “Dune” sketch, we have to say the resulting episode was one of the better ones from the past two seasons. Admittedly, the thing that really […]

Denis Villeneuve is Really Upset About “Dune” Hitting HBO Max

We’re all still coming to terms with the lasting impact of the worldwide movie theater shutdown in 2020, and what ongoing shuttering of our cinemas will mean for future releases. No surprise really that filmmakers are starting to come forward to voice their opinions on the matter, one way or another. The recent Warner Bros. […]

“Dune,” “Godzilla vs. Kong,” and more WILL Hit HBO Max

This just in- Warner Bros. Pictures just announced that yes, some of their upcoming biggest theatrical releases will be premiering on streaming service HBO Max. 2021’s Warner Bros. Pictures releases including “Dune,” “The Suicide Squad,” “The Matrix 4,” “The Many Saints of Newark,” “In the Heights,” “Space Jam: A New Legacy,” “Mortal Kombat,” and “Godzilla […]