Linda Hunt as Shadout Mapes in Dune (1984)

Posted by G29676 - Thursday, March 29th, 2012

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"Dune" © 1984 Dino De Laurentiis Corporation

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by Theia -

Photo of Linda Hunt, who portrays "Shadout Mapes", from "Dune" (1984). The submitter mentionned that this picture is from the video of the trailer available for "Dune".

Linda Hunt is an American actress.

As an actress, Linda Hunt has been seen in movies such as "If Looks Could Kill", released in 1991 as Ilsa Grunt, "Popeye" (1980) (character: Mrs. Oxheart - his Mudder), "Pocahontas" (1995) portraying Grandmother Willow, "She-Devil" (1989) as Hooper, "Yours, Mine and Ours" (2005), and "The Lost Symbol" (2012) (Inue Sato).

About "Dune":

Released on December 14 of 1984 in the USA, "Dune" (also known as "Wüstenplanet, Der", "Dune - Der Wüstenplanet") is an Action/Adventure/Science Fiction/Fantasy film directed by David Lynch, and written by David Lynch (as Judas Booth: television versions) and Frank Herbert (novel) . Francesca Annis (Lady Jessica) and Leonardo Cimino (The Baron's Doctor) are starring, alongside Brad Dourif (Piter De Vries), José Ferrer (Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV), Linda Hunt (Shadout Mapes) and Freddie Jones (Thufir Hawat).

David Lynch (director) and Freddie Jones have also collaborated in "The Elephant Man", released in 1980 portraying Bytes, "Wild at Heart" (1990) (character: George Kovich). As an actor, Freddie Jones played in movies such as "Far from the Madding Crowd", released in 1967 in which he portrays Cainy Ball, "Firestarter" (1984) playing Doctor Joseph Wanless, "Juggernaut" (1974) (Sidney Buckland), "Goodbye Gemini" (1970) playing David Curry, "The Man Who Haunted Himself" (1970) playing Dr. Harris, and "The Count of Monte Cristo" (2002) playing Colonel Villefort.

David Lynch (director) and Brad Dourif have been associated in "Blue Velvet", released in 1986 (character: Raymond). As an actor, Brad Dourif has been seen in movies such as "Eyes of Laura Mars", released in 1978 playing Tommy Ludlow, "Fatal Beauty" (1987) in which he plays Leo Nova, "Death and Cremation" (2010) in which he plays Stan, "Graveyard Shift" (1990) (Tucker Cleveland/The Exterminator), "Istanbul" (1985) (character: Martin Klamski), and "W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings" (1975).

A little information about David Lynch (film maker of "Dune"):

David Lynch is an American director, writer, screenwriter, actor, producer, cinematographer, and composer. David Lynch has directed movies such as "Wild at Heart", released in 1990, "Mulholland Dr." (2001), "Inland Empire" (2006), "Eraserhead" (1977), "Blue Velvet" (1986), and "Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me" (1992).

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Source: The Official Trailer.

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