March 22, 2011
Paramount Gives Up on Dune
After four years and multiple directors, Paramount has pulled the plug on its "Dune" remake/reboot-type thing.
November 9, 2010
Clock Ticks for Dune, Other Film Franchises
Inspired by the news that Paramount is racing against the clock to complete a new "Dune" movie before its rights expire, Deadline took a look at other properties -- including "Superman" and those Universal/Hasbro movies -- affected by deadlines.
February 11, 2010
Pierre Morel's Dune Gets a Writer
He said he wouldn't be using the script Peter Berg left behind, and he meant it: Pierre Morel's "Dune" will shoot from a script currently being written by Chase Palmer.
January 31, 2010
Pierre Morel Talks Dune
Calling it "interesting" but "just not our vision," new "Dune" director Pierre Morel says his adaptation won't be using the script left over from the departed Peter Berg.
January 4, 2010
Pierre Morel Hired for Dune Remake
Paramount's "Dune" remake, ditched by Peter Berg, is no longer director-free: the studio has hired "Taken" helmer Pierre Morel to take over the project.
August 6, 2009
Peter Berg Talks Dune
He doesn't have a script yet, but Peter Berg has a few ideas he's willing to share about his upcoming "Dune" adaptation -- and, in a new interview with Sci Fi Wire, he's using words like "dynamic" and "fun."