Movie Dune remake

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ERIC ROTH TURNED IN A 200 PAGE SCRIPT FOR DENIS VILLENEUVE'S DUNE
[Executives always say] less is more, right? I happen to write 180-page screenplays. Anyway, there's a famous story about John Huston working with Jean-Paul Sartre, who was writing [1962's] Freud. Sartre turned in his draft. It was 180 pages, let's say. And Huston said, "Spectacular. But it's way too long. So we'll get somebody to cut it." And Sartre said, "I'll take care of it." He left and came back with a 224-page draft. (Laughter.) On [the upcoming] Dune, I wrote a 200-page draft. And the head of the studio said, "This is never going to work." And they eventually got somebody to shorten it because I can't do it.
http://www.joblo.com/horror-movies/news/eric-roth-turned-in-a-200-page-script-for-denis-villeneuves-dune

I wonder who's rewriting the script now.
 
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