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Dune Reviews

July 18, 2011
Most sci-fi movies offer escape, a holiday from homework, but Dune is as difficult as a final exam. You have to cram for it.
July 18, 2011
The problem is that the imagery isn't rooted in any story impulse, and so its power dissipates quickly.
March 26, 2009
Dune is a huge, hollow, imaginative and cold sci-fi epic.
Top Critic
January 26, 2006
Lynch's third feature may have been a commercial disaster, but it gets under your skin and is marked by unforgettable images and an extraordinary soundtrack.
October 23, 2004
This movie is a real mess, an incomprehensible, ugly, unstructured, pointless excursion into the murkier realms of one of the most confusing screenplays of all time.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
May 20, 2003
Several of the characters in Dune are psychic, which puts them in the unique position of being able to understand what goes on in the movie.
Read More | Original Score: 1/5