Best Time Travel Science Fiction Movie in Years

By joeexplorer
Written September 30, 2012
Looper is well acted with a great script. Time travel conundrums abound but they are written intelligently with a consistent internal logic to the screen writer's vision of time travel. Looper is one of the best time travel movies since the 12 Monkeys. The only minus is that it's vision of the future seems very low budget. Not much seems to have changed between 2012 and 2044 in this movie except there is much more poverty. But the movie is strong enough to overcome that flaw.
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Excellent!

By askbernie
Written September 29, 2012
Really EXCELLENT movie. Makes your head hurt trying to sort out time travel! Well worth the time and money! I really would like to see it again, which would help to explain a few things. Very enjoyable. My husband and I had a great discussion/argument on the way home. GO SEE IT!
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Looper made you think

By Doreenwc
Written November 28, 2015
I like a movie that makes you think and I love sci fi/futuristic type movies. It had it all IMO. I think it was definitely worth a see!
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Go see it

By sbgrooms
Written September 25, 2016
This movie was excellent, it had a great story line and was not too slow or too fast. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis were great together.
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Another Stunner From Rian Johnson and Joseph Gordon-Levitt!

By BigBrainCell
Written September 29, 2012
This was a more violent movie than I had expected, but I am not sure why, given the gritty nature of writer/director Rian Johnson and lead actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt's last outing together, "Brick", Johnson's 2005 writing and directorial debut. A film noir stunner, that movie played like the grittiest Bogart movie you'd ever seen, only, this one was set in high school. Oh, and the part of Bogart was played by Gordon-Levitt, as if he was born to play the part. I am pretty sure that the tension I felt and the starkness of some of the violence was more about the art of exclusion rather than inclusion. I think that it is a testimony to the way the writer/director Rian Johnson chose his effects shots and gruesome details so carefully, while allowing the rest of the movie to have such a grounded-in-reality feel. In this movie, the future isn't so altogether different than our own time. As in Brick, you just have no idea where this story could take you, but you just have to find out!
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