Warner Bros. postpones the release date of the film Dune: Part Twowhich will go from being screened on October 20, 2023 to November 17 of that same year, reported the studio and the production company in charge of the film, legendaryon social networks this Thursday.
This modification will make the Warner Bros. and Legendary film compete at the box office with the prequel to The Hunger Games (Lionsgate), entitled The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes.
It is expected that Dune: Part Twobased on the second installment of Frank Herbert’s novel of the same name, begins shooting later this year with a star cast including Timothee Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Josh Brolin, Javier Bardem, Florence Pugh, Austin Butler and Christopher Walken.
Despite their enthusiasm, the followers of dunes they will have to wait a little longer to see the second part of a production that saw their work rewarded by obtaining six statuettes in different technical categories at the last edition of the Oscars.
In addition, the interstellar war around Arrakis, the most important desert planet in the universe in this fiction, was well received by the public internationally, reaching a turnover of 400 million dollars despite being released simultaneously on the platform hbo max.
Finally, Warner Bros. and Legendary have taken advantage of the date change of dunes to announce that they will release a new film about the confrontation between Godzilla and King Kong, without an official name as of now, on March 15, 2024.
Filmmaker Adam Wingard will return to direct this version of Godzilla vs Kongafter achieving excellent box office results (474 million) even when many of the movie theaters around the world were closed due to the pandemic.