Dune (2020) stars Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya, Jason Mamoa, Oscar Isaac, Rebecca Ferguson, Javier Bardem, Dave Bautista, Josh Brolin, and more — with Denis Villeneuve set to direct. It’s going to be huge.
While you wait for Dune, here are three far-out story details from the original Frank Herbert novels to give you a sense of just how weird this sci-fi universe gets. (Warning! Possible spoilers for the 2020 movie ahead.)