Venice 2021: Dune movie review – Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya star in epic sci-fi masterpiece that leaves space for a sequel or two

5/5 starsDenis Villeneuve recently compared watching his new film Dune on a television to driving a speedboat in your bathtub. He couldn’t be more right. Unveiled out of competition at the Venice Film Festival, this adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal sci-fi novel belongs on the biggest of screens.Dune makes his recent science fiction films Arrival and Blade Runner 2049 feel like warm-up acts to this astounding vision of a faraway future.Wisely, Villeneuve has only taken on the first half of…

Venice 2021: Dune movie review – Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya star in epic sci-fi masterpiece that leaves space for a sequel or two
5/5 starsDenis Villeneuve recently compared watching his new film Dune on a television to driving a speedboat in your bathtub. He couldn’t be more right. Unveiled out of competition at the Venice Film Festival, this adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal sci-fi novel belongs on the biggest of screens.Dune makes his recent science fiction films Arrival and Blade Runner 2049 feel like warm-up acts to this astounding vision of a faraway future.Wisely, Villeneuve has only taken on the first half of…