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Oscar Isaac says Dune's new movie will be “shocking, scary and visceral”


Oscar Isaac says Dune's new movie will be “shocking, scary and visceral”

Next year, the new adaptation of Dune, the classic work of history fiction created by Frank Herbert that will have another opportunity on the big screen by the director Denis Villeneuve (Blade Runner 2049, Arrival).

For now there are not many details about the bet of the film beyond that it will have a cast full of known names and the director himself defines it as “Star Wars for adults”.

That's why during the press tour of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker from Entertainment Weekly they decided to inquire a little more about it and ask Oscar Isaac Your impressions about the movie.

The actor who plays Poe Dameron in Star wars and it will be Leto Atreides in Dune began by pointing out that the vision of history that Villeneuve has “It's a totally different thing” to other adaptations of the novel. Remember that Dune He first came to the cinema in 1984 at the hands of David Lynch's film and in 2000 it was adapted as a three-part miniseries on the Syfy channel.

After marking distance with these productions, Isaac dedicated himself to praise Villeneuve's proposal for this new adaptation.

“I could not imagine anyone better suited for the tone of Frank Herbert's original novels than Denis (Villeneuve),” Isaac commented. “There are some things that are, for lack of a better word, a nightmare about what you see… There is a kind of brutal element in it. It is shocking. Terrifying It is very visceral. And I know that definitely between Denis, (Timothée) Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson and me as the family unit, we really look for emotion. I am overwhelmed by emotion. I think it's good to feel great, unique and special. ”

In the film Timothée Chalamet will play the protagonist Paul Atreides, while Rebecca Ferguson will give life to Lady Jessica. The cast also has names like Josh Brolin, Stellan Skarsgård, Dave Bautista, Zendaya, David Dastmalchian, Stephen Henderson, Charlotte Rampling, Jason Momoa and Javier Bardem.

Dune It will be released in December 2020.

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