Denis Villeneuve’s epic-looking adaptation of Frank Herbert’s Dune is finally arriving in October this year in theaters and HBO Max as Timothee Chalamet star as Paul Atreides, heir to House Atreides, whose family becomes the target of the ruthless House Harkonnen when they take over the planet Arrakis, the only source of “Melange”, the most valuable substance in the universe.
Quibi is officially dead, the first look at Tom Holland as Nathan Drake, Smokey and the Bandit is getting a TV reboot, Tim Burton is producing a new live-action Addams Family series, Willow is officially coming back on Disney+ and more in this week’s News Shotgun.
Dune may have finally gotten the adaptation it deserves with Denis Villeneuve’s epic looking version that is arriving in December this year with Timothee Chalamet leading an all-star cast as Paul Atreides, heir to the House Atreides who joins his father to the remote planet of Arrakis to oversee the mining operation of “the spice”, a drug essential for space travel and power in the universe.
Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro are back in the sequel to 2015’s Sicario, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, launching another shady black ops mission to try and incite a war between rival drug cartels.
Following up Denis Villeneuve’s grim and intense Sicario, Sicario 2: Soldado sees Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro returning and given the green light to do whatever it takes to escalate the war against the Mexican cartels.