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MUTE

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MUTE

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 125m 44s

Release date 23/02/2018

BBFCInsight strong language, sex references, violence, injury detail

Genre(s) Drama, Science Fiction

Director(s) Duncan Jones

Cast includes Alexander Skarsgård, Paul Rudd, Justin Theroux, Seyneb Saleh, Gilbert Owuror, Robert Sheehan, Nikki Lamborn, Noel Clarke, Daniel Fathers

Summary MUTE is a sci-fi drama, set in a futuristic city, in which a mute bartender stands up to the city's gangsters as he searches for his missing partner.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 13/02/2018

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

MUTE is a sci-fi drama, set in a futuristic city, in which a mute bartender stands up to the city's gangsters as he searches for his missing partner.

Language

There is strong language ('motherf**ker', 'cocks**ker', 'f**k'), as well as milder terms including 'bitch', 'prick', 'a-hole', 'shit' and 'son of a bitch'.

Sex

There is sight of two male robots thrusting near each other mechanically, one of which has a large spiked dildo attached to its crotch. There are references to fellatio, prostitution and brothels. There are references to a man's paedophile inclination.

Violence

There are bloody stabbings, beatings with wooden poles and other objects, and a near drowning.

Injury detail

Scenes of surgery include a voice box operation, and another procedure to remove bullets from a man's torso and leg.

There is sight of topless female bots dancing with nipple tassels on breasts and brief buttock nudity.

Details

Title
MUTE
Year
2018
Distributor(s)
Netflix Services UK Limited
Classified date(s)
02/02/2018
Main language
English
Submitted run time
125m 44s
Approved footage
11316+0
BBFC reference
AFR358776
Registration number
CFJ43996

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