Grimes - Grimes Keen To Direct New Version Of Sci-fi Epic Dune

Subscribe To:

Canadian singer/songwriter Grimes has big plans to reimagine David Lynch's cult film Dune as a new blockbuster.

The Genesis hitmaker, real name Claire Boucher, has referenced Frank Herbert's 1965 sci-fi novel in her songs and now she wants to revisit the story as a moviemaker.

She tells Bust magazine, "I want to direct a full-length film of Dune. I liked the David Lynch version, but everyone knows that he didn't really care about it. I just feel there isn't really a great Dune movie in the same way that there's a Lord of the Rings movie.

"I think by the time I'm 50, it'll be time for another Dune movie, and I'd love to make it. That's the dream of my life."


Tags: Grimes - David Lynch

Subscribe To:

More Grimes

Made In Minnesota: Budweiser Made in America Documents The Best City Music Of The States

Budweiser Made In America Press Conference at Los Angeles City Hall on April 16, 2014 in Los Angeles, California - Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images...

Grimes - Genesis Video

Dream pop artist Grimes has now unveiled the self-directed video to the slightly ethnic-sounding 'Genesis'; the second track from her 2012 album 'Visions' which also...


Celebrities And Socialites Attend Donatella's Showcase for Versace Versus Line

Versace lovers gathered en masse at Donatella Versace’s showcase at Lexington Avenue Armory Wednesday in New York for the new Versus line. The venue, appropriately...

The Show Must Go On? David Letterman Props Up Entertainment Industry During Hurricane Sandy

The mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg has been making sure that the city's residents were fully prepared for Hurricane Sandy, which hit New York...

Grimes - Visions

Some years ago now when the Manic Street Preachers had the audacity to criticize The White Stripes for being lazy in their song writing, for...



Grimes Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Grimes

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All