Archive for August, 2009

Brian Herbert: “They want to do a classic interpretation of the novel” »

Aug 2009 – Winds of Dune Author Brian Herbert on Flipping the Myth of Jihad (SciFi Scanner – AMC Blogs) “Q: Are you optimistic about Peter Berg’s upcoming adaptation? [Brian Herbert]A: Kevin and I are technical advisors on it. We sat in with them for a meeting about the script, and we gave them a […]

Brian Herbert meets Peter Berg »

Brian Herbert: Hair of Dune Aug 2009 – Brian Herbert: The Chronicler Heir of Dune (The Trades) [Brian Herbert (Frank’s son and co-author of the new-dune books):] “Now we have a deal with Paramount Pictures. Kevin and I had pitched various movie studios Dune: House Atreides, which was our first novel. We thought that would […]

Berg’s Dune: “a more dynamic film”… »

Aug 2009 – Director Berg envisions an epic adventure Dune film (SCI FI Wire) “[Compared to the previous film adaptations, the book] was much more muscular and adventurous, more violent and possibly even a little bit more fun. I think those are all elements of my experience of the book that can be brought in […]