This SciFi mini-series is an adaptation by John Harrison of Frank Herbert's first novel set in the Dune universe. In this mini-series, a young man, Paul Atreides, moves with his family to a new planet known as Arrakis. Paul, his family and a number of political entities become embroiled in a confrontation that will change the course of humanity.
Last Episode02x03 Children of Dune - Part 3 Aired: Mar. 18, 2003
The phantom Baron Harkonnen reveals to Alia that he is not actually influencing her, but merely reflecting what is already in her mind. After …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (miscellaneous): Just before meeting Dr. Yueh to comfort him, the concubine walks on what appears to be a marble floor, but her footsteps make loud sounds as if she on a lifted wooden floor.
- Like the 1984 film adaptation. The mini-series did not use the ending from the novel.
- During production, Laura Burton grew so much that near the end of filming her custom-designed contact lenses (designed to help create the Fremen blue eyes effect) no longer fit her properly.…
[show]During production, Laura Burton grew so much that near the end of filming her custom-designed contact lenses (designed to help create the Fremen blue eyes effect) no longer fit her properly. They became extremely irritating in later scenes, and during the climactic deposition scene the director asked her to spare herself the discomfort and not wear them at all.