Maybe not all those told Empire magazine that he's even dreaming about the neon-noir world of the franchise, but he doesn't want to repeat himself., like tears in rain. , director of the 2017 film , would like to make another movie in the Blade Runner universe -- but not a sequel. Villeneuve, who's currently working on the ,
"I think cinema needs original stories," Villeneuve said. "But if you ask me if I'd like to revisit this universe in a different way, I can say yes. It would need to be a project on its own. Something disconnected from both other movies. A detective noir story set in the future… I wake up sometimes in the night dreaming about it."
Villeneuve's Dune film, starring Timothée Chalamet, is scheduled for a Dec. 18 release.