Denis Villeneuve’s adaptation of Frank Herbert’s Dune won the most Oscars at the annual celebration of the best in cinema, winning six out of the ten Academy Awards that Dune was nominated for.
Denis Villeneuve’s epic adaptation of Frank Herbert’s Dune raked in ten Academy Award nominations over a wide variety of categories (most notably a nod for Best Picture), but Villeneuve did not get recognized in the Best Director category.
With a celestial $27.5 million, Eternals repeated as the number one film in North America at the box office.
Chloe Zhao’s sprawling superhero saga earned just over $71 million domestically and an additional $90.7 million internationally.
Based on the strength of Dune’s box office and streaming views on HBO Max, Legendary and Warner Bros announced this week that the story of Paul Atreides will continue in October of 2023.
Denis Villeneuve’s Dune (2021) harvested a better than expected $40.1 million to lead this weekend’s box office.