Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures have released the new Italian trailer for Dune, a remake of the 1984 film of the same name that will hit theaters in September. The film will be directed by award-winning Canadian director Dennis Villeneuve, already known in the news for Arrival and Blade Runner 2049, which will have the arduous task of bringing back the epicness of the original film and of the literary saga.
The first Dune film in fact is based on the series of novels written by Frank Patrick Herbert, saga that is in effect one of the cornerstones of modern science fiction.
In the new film the protagonist Paul Atreides, the designated heir of his lineage, will be played by Timothée Chalamet already nominated for an Oscar for “Call me by your name” e “Little Women“. The features of Chalamet are very reminiscent of those of Kyle MacLachlan, protagonist in the previous film, alongside the famous rock star Sting.
Paul Atreides will be found embroiled in the war between his house, the tyrannical house of Harkonnen and the nomadic Fremen population for control of the planet Arrakis. Despite being a desert planet, the battlefield is particularly rich in the very precious “Spice“, The common name a potent natural drug produced by sandworms uniquely present on this planet.
The film will arrive in Italian cinemas on September 16, 2021.