About the film
suicide assassin drug addiction future time travel dystopia retirement murder organized crime tragedy execution criminal contract killer neo-noir
Release Date: September 26, 2012
|Slogan||:||«Hunted by your future, haunted by your past.»|
|Genres||:||Action, Thriller, Science Fiction|
|Production Companies||:||TriStar Pictures, FilmDistrict, Endgame Entertainment, DMG Entertainment, Ram Bergman Productions|
|Producers||:||Mary Vernieu, Julie Goldstein, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James D. Stern, Ram Bergman, Peter Schlessel, Douglas Hansen, David Pomier, David Pomier, Dan Mintz, Lindsay Graham, Christopher C. Chen, Lucas Smith, Eleanor Nett|
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.