Everything you need to know about Denis Villeneuve's Dune: Part One from our review and director interview to explainers and the latest on Part Two.

Inverse Interview
Villeneuve’s Dune

Director Denis Villeneuve reveals the cuts and additions he had to make to the classic

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We Finally Know 'Dune 2’s Digital Release Date

ByLyvie Scott

Don't worry: you can still catch the film in IMAX, too.

The Spice

Hold Your Horses: 'Dune 3' Probably Won't Arrive For At Least 5 Years — And It Shouldn't

ByRyan Britt

There is an “expectation” that Denis Villeneuve will direct Dune Messiah. But let’s not mark our calendars yet.


'Dune 3' Is in Development — And It Could Arrive Sooner Than We Think

ByDais Johnston

May thy trilogy reach a third movie.


'Dune' is “Impossible” to Adapt in Just One Movie, Kyle MacLachlan Says

ByHoai-Tran Bui

Dune: Part Two can “tell a little more of the story without having to feel like you have to rush through.”

The Spice

There Are Two 1970s Dune Scripts You've Never Heard Of — And They're Incredible

ByRyan Britt

Forget Jodorowsky! The most fascinating lost Dune scripts come from the early 1970s.

Spice Rant

Hear Me Out: 'Dune 2' Should Be The Last 'Dune' Movie

ByRyan Britt

The film franchise could stop right here and be just fine.


'Dune 2' Is Crushing it in Theaters, but Could Still Come to Digital Soon

ByDais Johnston

Arrakis in the comfort of your home.

Lost and Found

Frank Herbert's Lost 'Dune' Script is Hilariously Weird, and Kind of Bad

ByMax Evry

In 1976, Frank Herbert attempted to adapt his seminal sci-fi novel into a screenplay. He did not succeed.

Long Live the Fighters

Could 'Dune 2's Biggest Change Actually Still Be Canon?

ByRyan Britt

Wait, did Denis Villeneuve adapt one of Paul’s visions?


Should Denis Villeneuve Make More 'Dune' Sequels? 'Dune' Scholars Aren’t So Sure

ByRory Doherty

“I think the film series should stop with Messiah.”