"Mute" is a "Blade Runner"-inspired take on the future, complete with a neo-noir soul and Jones's off-kilter humor and dreamy romanticism.
Justin Theroux has joined Paul Rudd and Alexander Skarsgard in science-fiction thriller “Mute,” with Duncan Jones directing. Skarsgard is portraying a mute bartender in Berlin, 40 years in the future in what has become a roiling city of immigrants, where East crashes against West. His character will be looking for a woman who has disappeared... <a href="http://variety.com/2016/film/news/justin-theroux-mute-paul-rudd-alexander-skarsgard-1201885908/" title="Read Justin Theroux Joins the Cast of Netflix Thriller ‘Mute’ (EXCLUSIVE)">Read more »</a><img src="http://media.zenfs.com/en_US/Entertainment/Variety/pc17#038;c26035310#038;c310000#038;cv2.0#038;cj1" class="editorial"/>
Netflix subscribers rejoice… the new movie from Duncan Jones is heading directly for the streaming service as well as your local cinema. Skarsgård is starring in the sci-fi movie, which ‘Moon’ director Jones has said is indebted to the world of Ridley Scott’s ‘Blade Runner’.