Dune – the 1984 original from director David Lynch screens on September 27th, 29th, and 30th!
It is a world where sandworms 1,000 feet long guard creation’s greatest treasure – the spice that prolongs life. And enables the mind to fold space and slow time. Where a prophecy will be fulfilled. And a young leader with incredible powers will emerge to command an army of five million warriors in the final battle for control of a universe and its source of ultimate power. The planet called Dune.
Hugo Awards: Best Dramatic Presentation nominee!
Academy Awards: Best Sound nominee!
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films: Best Costumes award winner! Best Science Fiction Film, Make-Up, and Special Effects nominee!
“it gets under your skin and is marked by unforgettable images and an extraordinary soundtrack.” (Time Out)
“a dark, spellbinding dream” (Newsweek)
“the film has a surreal grace that draws you in. And the characters, as is Lynch’s wont, are rich and wild” (Empire)
“The film’s production is masterful in itself, and it syncs with the themes of the original storyverse.” (The Atlantic)
“remains a great undertaking worth watching…an engrossing sci-fi feature…thoroughly entertaining…an absorbing and enlightening spectacle” (Vulture)
PS – Here’s a copy of the “Dune Terminology” sheet that was passed out at screenings back in 1984. Study up before joining us to see the movie!
*The management kindly asks for all patrons to arrive 20-30 minutes before the movie starts. Since our space and seating capacity is limited, early arrival will help prevent last-minute overcrowding and give patrons enough room for proper physical distancing. We appreciate your cooperation.