Looper: Time travel with a bit of....MURDER?!?!
Sometimes, you just can't bear to shoot your own future self.
That seems to be the thrust of Rian Johnson's latest film, Looper. The high concept here is that Joseph Gordon-Levitt (who first worked with Johnson on high school noir Brick) is a hitman hired by the mob to kill poor bastards sent to him from thirty years in the future. Then, he finds out that he grows up to be Bruce Willis, and before long, there's a lot of shooting and shouting. Perfect for summer!
Here's the latest international trailer:
Written or Contributed by: Royal Nonesuch
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As Senior Media Correspondent (which may be a made-up title), Royal Nonesuch tends to spearhead a lot of film and television content on The Outhouse. He's still a very active participant in the comic book section of the site, though. Nonesuch writes reviews of film, television, and comics, and conducts interviews for the site as well. You can reach out to him on Twitter or with Email.
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