Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emily Blunt star in director Rian Johnson’s futuristic action thriller Looper. In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits – someone like Joe (Gordon-Levitt) – who one day learns the mob wants to ‘close the loop’ by sending back Joe’s future self (Willis) for assassination.
Release Date: September 28, 2012
Studio: TriStar Pictures (Sony)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Director: Rian Johnson
Screenwriter: Rian Johnson
Cast: Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt, Garret Dillahunt, Jeff Daniels, Piper Perabo, Paul Dano, Noah Segan, Xu Qing
Running Time: 1 hr. 58 min.
MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, language, some sexuality/nudity and drug content.
In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented – but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past, where a “looper” – a hired gun, like Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) – is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good… until the day the mob decides to “close the loop,” sending back Joe’s future self (Bruce Willis) for assassination.
- Blu-ray and DVD Special Features:
- Feature Commentary with Director Rian Johnson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emily Blunt
- Looper: From the Beginning – Making-of Featurette
- 5 Deleted Scenes with Commentary
- Scoring Looper
- Looper Animated Trailer
- Blu-ray Exclusives:
- The Science of Time Travel Featurette
- 17 Additional Deleted Scenes with Commentary