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Billionaire franchise: the box office of the second “Dune” exceeded $565 million

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Mar25,2024

Billion dollar franchise: the box office of the second "Dune" exceeded $565 million

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Part 2 of the cult film “Dune” was released in February 2024. The film's box office collection has been breaking all records since its first days at the box office.

The collection of the second “Dune” exceeded $565 million, which means that “Dune” has become a billion-dollar franchise. DiscussingFilm writes about this on Twitter.

This is an incredible achievement for the film, because there are only 2 films in the franchise. For example, Marvel collected the first billion at the box office only when the third film was released. Even taking into account inflation, the result of “Dune” is impressive.

DUNE has officially become a $1 billion franchise, says the DiscussingFilm page.

The premiere of the film was planned for the end of 2023, but due to labor disputes it was postponed. The presentation of the tape on the world stage took place on February 6, 2024 at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico. In Ukraine, the premiere took place on February 29, 2024.

“Dune: Part Two” (Dune: Part Two)– the sequel to the film “Dune” (2021) by the Canadian director Denis Villeneuve. The films are adaptations of Frank Herbert's cult novel. The second “Dune” continues the story of the adventures of the young Duke Paul Atreides on the desert planet Arrakis and shows the beginning of his struggle for its independence.

Timothy Chalamet, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Javier Bardem returned to their roles in the second film. , Dave Batista, Josh Brolin, Stellan Skashgard. They were also joined by new actors: Léa Seydoux, Christopher Walken, Florence Pugh, Austin Butler.

Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment spent $190 million to produce the film and an additional $100 million to promote the film.

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my natasha@thetimeshub.in 1-800-268-7116

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