Dune: Part One has officially premiered in theaters of 26 territories and is off roaring start at the box office—exceeding 37M following the weekend—outperforming the opening of most top movies this year. On this week’s Dune Talk, the crew analyze the film’s early financials and dive into the exuberant audience reactions and media coverage coming from Europe.
Regulars Johnny, Garin, Marcus, and Simon—together with Mark from DuneInfo—also discuss the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival, including the special award for Denis Villeneuve. Plus we break down more new behind-the-scenes footage and tackle several interesting viewer questions.
This podcast (84 minutes) is available below in both video and audio formats. Enjoy and spread the word to fellow Dune fans!