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Old January 12 2010, 02:52 AM   #18
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Re: Dune newbie questions

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The Sci-Fi Dune mini-series is worth going through just to get to their Children of Dune mini-series. (It covers 'Dune Messiah' and 'Children of Dune' books)

It is by far the best adaptation of Herbert's books.
I agree.

In production quality, if by FAR made up for how low-rent the first Scifi Channel "Dune" mini was...

(You can actually see they are clearly using *backdrops* in the desert scenes in the first mini...CoD actually used CGI desert scenes...and the music - the music is *awesome*...)
Really? I was kinda nervous about it since the condensed 774 pages (336 for CM and 408 for CoD) into one miniseries.
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