A gritty sci-fi thriller, Looper is set in a variety of eras including the future and the future’s future, when time travel is invented but it falls into the hands of crime syndicates who start messing with the very fabric of time. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Joe Simmons, a looper working for a crime syndicate in Kansas, things go awry when he’s ordered to ‘remove’ his older self (Bruce Willis) from the cycle of time. Violent and chilling, things come to a head when Simmons stumbles on Sara Rollins (Emily Blunt) on a rural farm in Kansas and her strange son, Cid (Pierce Gagnon), and he’s faced with making a grim decision. One of the darkest and most enthralling sci-fi DVDs released in 2012, Looper is a must-see for fans of films like 12 Monkeys, Moon and Blade Runner.
"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. The film is written and directed by Rian Johnson and also stars Emily Blunt,Paul Dano, and Jeff Daniels. Ram Bergman and James D."
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