When there are only a few weeks left until the premiere of Dune, Denis Villeneuve’s new film, all eyes are on whether it will truly be as unforgettable as the first reviews from specialized international media point out. The wait has been long, but according to Oscar Isaac – known for his role in the latest Star Wars trilogy – he is sure it is “a masterpiece“; so much so that it qualifies it as a “cinematic landmark”.
The statements come from an interview with critic Kevin McCarthy. When asked if he has seen Dune in its final version, the cut that we will see in theaters starting this September 17, Isaac acknowledges that it has been very special for him to be part of this film adaptation of the books by Frank Humbert, of which he is known to be an amateur. And if, you have already seen the finished movie.
“I left with great gratitude for having been able to be part of something that has been so incredible, so great, a great cinematographic achievement. I believe that it’s unlike anything we’ve ever seen before… I think it is a masterpiece ”, sentence.
Dune opens in Spain on September 17; a month earlier than in the United States
Dune reaches movie theaters across Europe, including Spain, this September, 17th. In the United States, its date is kept for October 22, a rather rare circumstance; but that occurs as a result of COVID-19. Warner Bros. Spain has confirmed that this blockbuster, one of the company’s most anticipated in recent times, will be screened for the first time in Europe this September 3 on the occasion of the Venice Film Festival.
The play tells the story of Paul Atreides, a young man born with an overwhelming destiny. Your mission will be to travel to the most dangerous planet in the entire universe to keep your family and the people around you safe. On the way, a multitude of threats and hostilities. “Those who conquer fear will be able to survive.”
This new version of Dune has a spectacular cast, with stars such as Timothée Chalamet (Call Me by Your Name), Rebecca Ferguson (Mission: Impossible – Fallout), Oscar Isaac (Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker), Josh Brolin (Avengers: Infinity War), Stellan Skarsgard (Avengers: Age of Ultron), Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy), Zendaya (Spider-Man: Homecoming), Sharon Duncan-Brewster (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ), Charlotte Rampling (Assassin’s Creed), Jason Momoa (Aquaman) and Javier Bardem (No Country for Old Men).
You can see here the final movie trailer.