The smart time-traveling sci-fi thriller Looper imagines a world just near enough to look familiar, and just futuristic enough to be chillingly askew. The year is 2074 — when, come to think of it, today's college freshmen will still be roaming the e more
'Looper' is one of the coolest movie experiences this year. I wouldn’t even say “it’s a good movie,” simply defining it that way does it no justice. Plain and simple… it’s a badass flick! It's a un... http://www.starpulse.com/news/PrinzLee_Romero/2012/09/ more
'Looper', written and directed by Rian Johnson ('Brick') is an intelligent, engrossing, thought provoking and totally entertaining sci-fi film about time-travel and what a person will or won't do t... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Two_Jews_On_Film/2012/09 more
Looper is the sort of movie that doesn't come along that often. Very few action movies bother to tell a real story. Very few indie "auteur" movies have a really compelling plot. And you won't see too many high-concept science fiction films that turn their more
This week at the multiplex, we've got a futuristic hitman ("Looper," starring Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt), a monster bash ("Hotel Transylvania," with voice work by Adam Sandler and Andy Samberg), and a pair of education advocates ("Won't Back D more
For a movie that's concerned with the passage of time, "Looper" allows the pacing to get painfully flaccid in its middle section. More's the pity, because the strong first act promises a smart and stylish movie about the vagaries of time travel.
Jumping between the years 2044 and 2074, the sci-fi thriller Looper is about a hit man whose next and final target is himself. In this near future, Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) serves as a “looper,” a hit man tasked with killing and disposing of more
The first day of the Toronto Film Festival showcases Rian Johnson's new film 'Looper,' a dazzling blend of big science-fiction ideas and human heart, and it's a great start to what should be an amazing festival. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/motion-captured more