does Dune pass the Bechdel Test - A screenshot from the Dune trailer showing Lady Jessica between her son and her husband, she is looking at her husband.

Does ‘Dune’ pass the Bechdel Test?

It's complicated.

On Oct 28, 2022 by Patricia Grisafi

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The Oscars took 8 categories out of the live broadcast, and it was a disaster

'Dune' won the most Oscars of the night. But 4 of them were awarded before the live show.

On Mar 28, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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Crypto group wants to make a ‘Dune’ animated series ‘with original IP’ following backlash to buying story bible

The group purchased the story bible for $3 million.

On Jan 18, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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Inside the Middle Eastern influences of Hans Zimmer’s ‘Dune’ score

'Dune's music choices reflect its conflicted relationship with North Africa and the Middle East.

On Nov 3, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Dune’ sparks conversations around its Islamic and MENA influences

'Dune's author was upfront about the Islamic and Arabic influences on the book.

On Oct 29, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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This week in streaming: The ‘Dune’ sequel is happening

Plus reviews of 'Last Night in Soho' and 'The Velvet Underground.'

On Oct 27, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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Here are the best ‘Dune’ memes

The memes must flow.

On Oct 26, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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The wild backstory of everyone’s favorite ‘Dune’ character, Duncan Idaho

'Dune' is just the beginning.

On Oct 22, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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This week in streaming: What happened with HBO’s Brittany Murphy doc?

Plus: It's time for 'Dune,' and a look at the parallels between 'You' and 'Maid.'

On Oct 20, 2021 by Audra Schroeder

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‘Dune’ is a dense and dazzling visual spectacle

Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi epic goes grand without dumbing it down.

On Oct 8, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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The new ‘Dune’ movie will have better roles for women

Director Denis Villeneuve improved some of the lead female roles from the book.

On Apr 14, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw