Pharos-Tribune

September 28, 2012

Movie preview: "Looper"


Rated: R for some sexuality/nudity, language, drug content and strong violence

Running time: 1 hr 58 min

Starring: Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emily Blunt, Paul Dano, Noah Segan

Plot: In this futuristic action thriller, 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.