It was a surprise last month when Toronto International Film Festival chose an American film, one in the action sci-fi genre no less, for their opening feature. But the decision gives added credence to Looper, the third film from Rian Johnson (Brick, The Brothers Bloom). Now, with a premiere set for just under over a month and less than two until it hits theaters, we’re starting to see more for the film. Today, Total Film has delivered a neat, blue-tinted quad poster that sees our lead Joseph Gordon-Levitt next to his older self, Bruce Willis. As a lover of Johnson’s earlier films, let’s hope The Dark Knight Rises gave JGL a little bump and this seemingly smart sci-fi feature can land with audiences. Check out the poster below for the film also starring Emily Blunt and Jeff Daniels.
Looper hits theaters on September 28th.
Welcome to the latest episode of our official podcast, The Film Stage Show. This week, Danny King, Amanda Waltz, and I discuss Don Hertzfeldt’s new short film World of Tomorrow, which will be released on March 31st on VOD (or stream below). Then we dive into a feature review of David Robert Mitchell‘s horror film It Follows, which […]
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