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Dune - The Official Comic Book

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Colorful, stylized drawings illustrate the magnificent tale of Dune, in a volume adapted from the screenplay of the forthcoming movie (1984).
Mass Market Paperback, 159 pages
Published December 1984 by Berkley
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El Biblionauta
Oct 19, 2016 rated it really liked it
Me estreno como colaborador de El Biblionauta con una obra que me hace especial ilusión. Esta adaptación en formato cómic de la película, dirigida por David Lynch, basada en la novela de Frank Herbert, está considerada una joya, al tiempo que rareza, por los amantes de las viñetas. Estamos hablando de la fusión de tres de las mentes más personales y experimentales, cada uno en su ámbito.

La reseña completa en español en http://elbiblionauta.com/es/2016/10/1...
La ressenya completa en català a http
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Sebastian
Oct 07, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Artwork: 5
Story: 4

In essence a precis of the David Lynch movie but oh, my soul, captures the best moments from the movie and the book in an astoundingly poignant manner. The artwork is astonishing, this must be Bill Sienkiewicz' finest work. Every panel could be blown up and mounted as a poster, simply mind-blowing.

It's impossible to recreate the epic scope of the books or the movie, for that matter, in such a condensed format, so those who are not familiar with the Dune story will find this a v
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Luis
Oct 22, 2012 rated it really liked it
Volver a Dune siempre es un placer.
En forma de cómic, fiel a la película, condensa toda la historia para hacerla parecer sencilla, aunque si uno no lee el libro se perderá miles de detalles mas.
David
Oct 15, 2016 rated it really liked it
Without a doubt, Bill Sienkiewicz's art makes this the best movie adaptation Marvel ever published.
Rick
Mar 23, 2012 rated it liked it
This is a bit difficult to review: it is a comic adaptation of the film adaptation of the novel Dune. The novel is one of my all-time favorite books. The film is entertaining only in that it is so bad it's great to make fun while watching. So, this adaptation of an adaptation is flawed from the very beginning. The only reason it gets a 3-star rating is the beautiful art by Bill Sienkiewicz. Pretty high praise for Sienkiewicz in that the art alone saves this from being something to line a birdcag ...more
Emilio27
Oct 07, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Fantastic. Very faithful to David Lynch's film adaption in artwork and story. The best thing of all is there are some scenes that weren't in the film (some deleted scenes and some others that we don't know if they were even filmed). Recommended for Dune fans, collectors and comic fans.
Nutkin
Jun 05, 2014 rated it it was ok
The book was so much better!
Reyel2107
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the amazing art saves this work !!!!!
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Ralph Macchio is an American comic book editor and writer, who has held many positions at Marvel Comics, including executive editor. Macchio is commonly associated with Daredevil, the Spider-Man line of comics and the popular Ultimate Marvel line. In Macchio's words, he "made probably the longest run on Daredevil of anyone."

Macchio is not related to the actor Ralph Macchio, but is nicknamed "Karat
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