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Weekly Roundup for 2 November 2014

Strike Back, Season 3: This week didn’t see as much Netflix watching. I’m catching up on Season 3. I’m up to episode 6. I like that they are geographically limiting the stories to the area in which they are filming … Continue reading

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Buried Dune

Dune is dead. Long live Dune! There have been a few directors attached to Paramount’s planned new adaptation of Dune, and there have been a few scripts. I met some of the announcements with cautious optimism, but most with outright … Continue reading

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Jock’s Dune

I don’t know if it a sad or happy . . . or indifferent turn of events, but Peter Berg is off the Dune buggy. Sorry about that one. Anyway . . . Pierre Morel is now slated to direct … Continue reading

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Chasing Dune

According to The Hollywood Reporter, a guy named Chase Palmer (seriously, that is totally going to be the name of a character in my Osiris Files campaign) is going to write the planned Dune movie. Now, I have no idea … Continue reading

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Morel’s a Dune “Fan”

Present Dune director Pierre Morel had an interview with MTV in which he discussed his love for the book. He kind of dissed David Lynch’s movie in an off-hand way. “As a David Lynch movie, I loved it. As a … Continue reading

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Dune Has Been Taken!

So, the guy that directed Taken is set to direct Dune. Sigh. May I have my steaming hot cup of disappointment spilled in my lap now, please? Not that Taken was a bad movie. In fact, it was awesome . … Continue reading

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Dune Soldiers or Perhaps Dune 9?

It seems that Peter Berg is off of Dune. I can’t say that I’m terribly broken up about that. Berg hasn’t shown me any indication that he can take on this canonical work without going Hollywood on it. And yes, … Continue reading

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Talking with Berg about Dune

So, Sci Fi Wire has an interview with Peter Berg about his upcoming Dune project. This will be the third adaptation of the book. I can’t say I’m particularly thrilled. I actually saw the David Lynch movie before I read … Continue reading

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