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Denis Villeneuve's Dune is another in a long range of films that have simply sucked the soul and joy out of sci-fi
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Denis Villeneuve's Dune is another in a long range of films that have simply sucked the soul and joy out of sci-fi

Films like Dune that inspire awe from the perspective of scale seem as if they have bled dry of both impulse and the fickleness of the human mind; the humbling fact that even in times of distress and discord, we tend to, and maybe even want to, lighten things up a bit.

Hans Zimmer on inventing the sound of Dune: I felt like there was a freedom to get away from Western orchestra
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Hans Zimmer on inventing the sound of Dune: I felt like there was a freedom to get away from Western orchestra

Along with synthesizers, the Dune score consists of disparate elements like scraping metal, Indian bamboo flutes, Irish whistles, a juddering drum phrase, seismic rumbles of distorted guitar, a war horn that is actually a cello, and singing that defies Western musical notation.

Denis Villeneuve’s Dune to have its world premiere at Venice Film Festival this year
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Denis Villeneuve’s Dune to have its world premiere at Venice Film Festival this year

Denis Villeneuve’s Dune will be screened out-of-competition at the 78th edition of Venice Film Festival, which will run from 1 to 11 September

Zack Snyder wasn't just boss on set, but our peer, support system: Dave Bautista on Army of the Dead director
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Zack Snyder wasn't just boss on set, but our peer, support system: Dave Bautista on Army of the Dead director

"When I've accomplished what I've set out to do, my goals have completely changed," says Dave Bautista about his attitude towards his career

The Irishman's de-aged De Niro and Pacino are example of strides made by animators in recreating realistic human faces
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The Irishman's de-aged De Niro and Pacino are example of strides made by animators in recreating realistic human faces

The Irishman uses de-age technology instead of using different actors. To de-age actors, a visual effects team creates a computer-generated, younger version of an actor’s face and then replaces the actor’s real face with the synthetic, animated version.

Blade Runner 2049 actress Ana de Armas joins cast of Olivier Assayas’ spy drama Wasp Network
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Blade Runner 2049 actress Ana de Armas joins cast of Olivier Assayas’ spy drama Wasp Network

Ana de Armas will feature alongside Edgar Ramírez, Penélope Cruz, Pedro Pascal, Wagner Moura and Gael García Bernal

Blade Runner: Black Lotus, new animated series inspired by Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford's sci-fi drama, in works
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Blade Runner: Black Lotus, new animated series inspired by Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford's sci-fi drama, in works

Blade Runner: Black Lotus takes place in 2032, locating it 17 years before Blade Runner 2049, and 10 years after Blade Runner: Black Out 22.

Ana de Armas joins Daniel Craig, Chris Evans in Rian Johnson's mystery thriller, Knives Out
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Ana de Armas joins Daniel Craig, Chris Evans in Rian Johnson's mystery thriller, Knives Out

Details about Ana De Armas' role in Knives Out are still being kept under wraps.

Blade Runner 2049 actress Ana de Armas cast in Kevin Pollak's noir thriller, Waiting for Helen
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Blade Runner 2049 actress Ana de Armas cast in Kevin Pollak's noir thriller, Waiting for Helen

“I needed that extraordinary combination of stunning beauty and breath-taking depth of character," Kevin Pollak said about Ana de Armas

Denis Villeneuve's adaptation of Dune to cover only first half of Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi novel
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Denis Villeneuve's adaptation of Dune to cover only first half of Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi novel

Denis Villeneuve had previously mentioned that he planned on making the sci-fi flick Dune into two or even more movies

Hollywood's supporting actors take centre stage: Stars take backseat as film plots, method acting fail
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Hollywood's supporting actors take centre stage: Stars take backseat as film plots, method acting fail

Considering the limitations of method acting and how stars fail to shine in badly written movies, it is not surprising that actors who did supporting roles are now assuming centre stage | #FirstCulture

Oscars: From 2001 A Space Odyssey to Blade Runner 2049 — Understanding the Academy's sci-fi bias
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Oscars: From 2001 A Space Odyssey to Blade Runner 2049 — Understanding the Academy's sci-fi bias

While science fiction films dominate the technical award categories almost every year, they are rarely considered for Best Picture at the Oscars. Here's why.

ASC Awards: Roger Deakins wins top cinematography honour for sci-fi film Blade Runner 2049
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ASC Awards: Roger Deakins wins top cinematography honour for sci-fi film Blade Runner 2049

Legendary cinematographer Roger Deakins has won the top award for Blade Runner 2049 at the 32nd annual American Society of Cinematographers Awards

ASC Awards: Blade Runner 2049, Dunkirk nominated; Game Of Thrones, Mindhunter among TV nominees
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ASC Awards: Blade Runner 2049, Dunkirk nominated; Game Of Thrones, Mindhunter among TV nominees

The ASC Awards winners will be announced on Saturday, 17 February at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.

Director Ridley Scott hints at another film after the 2017 sci-fi thriller Blade Runner 2049
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Director Ridley Scott hints at another film after the 2017 sci-fi thriller Blade Runner 2049

Ridley Scott had directed the 1982 cult classic Blade Runner, which featured Harrison Ford and Sean Young. The film's sequel, Blade Runner 2049, helmed by Denis Villeneuve, was released last year.

Saaho: Is poster of Prabhas' next uncannily similar to Blade Runner 2049?
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Saaho: Is poster of Prabhas' next uncannily similar to Blade Runner 2049?

Saaho is touted to be an action-thriller that will be released simultaneously in three languages — Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.

Blade Runner 2049 Japan press conference: Harrison Ford, director Denis Villeneuve mark their presence
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Blade Runner 2049 Japan press conference: Harrison Ford, director Denis Villeneuve mark their presence

Screen legend Harrison Ford, director Denis Villeneuve, actresses Ana de Armas and Sylvia Hoeks arrive at a press conference in Tokyo to promote their upcoming film Blade Runner 2049.

Blade Runner 2049 star Sylvia Hoeks in talks to join The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo sequel
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Blade Runner 2049 star Sylvia Hoeks in talks to join The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo sequel

Sylvia Hoeks, fresh from her critically lauded villainous act in Blade Runner 2049, will reportedly star in The Girl In The Spider's Web.

Judwaa 2, Chef, Blade Runner 2049 box-office report: There's no stopping Varun Dhawan's film
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Judwaa 2, Chef, Blade Runner 2049 box-office report: There's no stopping Varun Dhawan's film

Judwaa 2 has made Rs 118 crore by its second weekend run at the box-office and is only getting stronger.