Morel: “I want to be very very true to the original novel.” »

Feb 2010 – CS Video: Pierre Morel Arrives From Paris With Love (ComingSoon.net) Morel: Let me assure you, I’m not going to transform Dune into an action crazy movie. It’s not the point. I was a fan of the book from the start, I read the book when I was 14-15 maybe, and I’ve been […]

Dune Director Morel: “It’s not about action… It’s just doing Dune.” »

Feb 2010 – Dune’s New Messiah (IGN) Morel: “We’re starting from scratch. Peter had an approach which was not mine at all, and we’re starting over again. I don’t think we’re going to keep any elements of the Peter Berg script. It was good, actually. It was interesting. It was just not our vision.“ “Dune […]

Pierre Morel: New Dune’s New Director. »

Jan 2010 – ‘Dune’ remake back on track with director Pierre Morel (EW/Hollywood Insider) The studio has hired Taken helmer Pierre Morel to oversee the movie. Paramount is currently looking for a new writer to incorporate Morel’s vision of the project into the original draft by Quantum of Solace scribe Josh Zetumer. http://hollywoodinsider.ew.com/2010/01/04/dune-remake/ It took […]