Director: Rian Johnson Run Time: 118 min. Format: DCP Rating: R Release Year: 2012
Starring: Emily Blunt, Bruce Willis, Jeff Daniels, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Piper Perabo
A hitman hired to kill individuals sent from the future learns that his next target is his own future self in LOOPER.
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 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 for assassination.