Denis Villeneuve’s critically acclaimed 2021 sci-fi epic Dune will make its much-awaited sequel debut on March 1, 2024, titled Dune: Part Two. The film will continue Frank Herbert’s classic novel by exploring Arrakis’ complex world and the power struggles determining its destiny.
- March 1, 2024
- Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atreides
- Rebecca Ferguson as Lady Jessica
- Zendaya as Chani
- Javier Bardem as Stilgar
- Dave Bautista as Glossu Rabban Harkonnen
- Stellan Skarsgård as Baron Vladimir Harkonnen
- Stephen McKinley Henderson as Thufir Hawat
- Charlotte Rampling as Reverend Mother Mohiam
- Josh Brolin as Gurney Halleck
- Florence Pugh as Princess Irulan
- Austin Butler as Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen
- Léa Seydoux as Lady Margot
- Christopher Walken as Emperor Shaddam IV
- Tim Blake Nelson
- Souheila Yacoub
- Laura Mizere
- Molly Mcowan
- Rex Adams
- Paul Atreides
- Lady Jessica
- Glossu Rabban Harkonnen
- Baron Vladimir Harkonnen
- Thufir Hawat
- Reverend Mother Mohiam
- Gurney Halleck
- Princess Irulan
- Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen
- Lady Margot
- Emperor Shaddam IV
A Return to Arrakis
Timothee Chalamet returns as Paul Atreides in Dune: Part Two, picking up where the first movie left off and continuing his journey as he fulfills his destiny as an advocate of Fremen culture on Arrakis (otherwise known as Dune). Arrakis provides valuable spices like melange that extend human lifespan, improve mental abilities, and allow interstellar travel – Arrakis is home to this lucrative source.
New Faces and Returning Stars
In the sequel, several key cast members from the first film will reprise their roles, such as Rebecca Ferguson as Lady Jessica – Paul’s mother and Bene Gesserit adept; Oscar Isaac as Duke Leto Atreides (Paul’s father and former ruler of House Atreides); Jason Momoa as Duncan Idaho (a loyal sword master in House Atreides); and Javier Bardem as Stilgar, leader of an indigenous Fremen tribe.
New to the cast are Florence Pugh as Princess Irulan, daughter of Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV, and Austin Butler as Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen from House Harkonnen–House Atreides’ archenemy–Feyd-Rautha Harkonnen is both cruel and ambitious heir.
A Vision of the Future
Denis Villeneuve returns as director for Dune: Part Two and will bring his trademark combination of visual grandeur and philosophical depth. This second film promises an even more immersive and action-packed experience as viewers dive deeper into the complex politics and power struggles in the Dune universe.
A Sequel for Fans and Newcomers Alike
Dune: Part Two will appeal to fans of both the first film and Herbert’s novel and those new to its universe. It provides deeper insight into Arrakis and its inhabitants for viewers, new and old alike – making the sequel enjoyable and a thought-provoking cinematic experience for all involved.
A Must-See Event
Dune: Part Two promises to be one of the most significant cinematic events of 2024, captivating audiences with its compelling plot, breathtaking visuals, and star-studded cast. Fans of its predecessor and newcomers to its universe alike will eagerly anticipate returning to Arrakis and witnessing the next stage in Paul Atreides’s journey.
What is the story of Dune: Part Two?
Denis Villeneuve’s 2021 sci-fi epic Dune has won critical acclaim since its release. Dune: Part Two continues where its predecessor left off, as Paul Atreides prepares to fulfill his destiny as a messianic figure among Arrakis’ native inhabitants: Fremen.
What is the significance of the sandworms in Dune: Part Two?
Sandworms are giant creatures found only on Arrakis. As their only source of melange spice, which extends human lifespan and enhances mental abilities while facilitating interstellar travel, Sandworms serve as symbols of power and dominance in this world.
How can I watch Dune: Part Two?
Dune: Part Two will debut in theaters on March 1, 2024, and may become available to rent or stream later that year via VOD services.