Writer/director Duncan Jones broke onto the scene with the 2009 underground hit Moon, which tracked lunar engineer Sam Bell’s (Sam Rockwell) last days of his three-year mission as his solitary life finally begins to take its toll. Unfortunately, Jones’s follow-ups Source Code and Warcraft: The Beginning didn’t seem to live up to his feature debut. With the release of the Netflix Original feature Mute, Jones is once more utilizing his unique viewpoint to entrance audiences with a story of a pure love put to the test, making one wonder “what are you willing to do for the one you love”?
To learn more, head to FilmFed’s blog to read the full, spoiler-free review for Mute.
Final Score: 4 out of 5.