Looper (2012) Film.Director: Rian Johnson

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In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent 30 years into the past, where a hired gun awaits. Someone like Joe, who one day learns the mob wants to ‘close the loop’ by transporting back Joe’s future self.(Imdb)

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 (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) – 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 (Bruce Willis) for assassination. –TIFF

Already dubbed as “this generation’s Matrix,” Looper is a fast-paced sci-fi action thriller with a stellar cast. Directed by Rian Johnson following the hits Brick and Brothers Bloom, the film is set in 2077 when time travel is possible but illegal –only the mob uses this black market technology. A group of special hit men called “loopers” kill their targets who are sent from the future. Joe is one of the top assassins, but the next target he is announced is his future self 30 years later. Unable to kill his target, he must find a way to fix this problem or he will be assassinated himself.(Filmekimi)

Yıldızlarla dolu kadrosu, hızlı temposuyla bu bilimkurgu aksiyon filmi daha şimdiden “yeni neslin Matrix’i” olarak tanımlanıyor. Rian Johnson’ın Brick / Asi Gençlik ve Bloom Kardeşler filmlerinden sonra çektiği Tetikçiler, zamanda yolculuğun mümkün olduğu 2077 yılında geçiyor. Yasadışı ilan edilen bu zamanda yolculuğu yalnızca mafya kullanmakta ve ortadan kaldırmak istediklerini geçmişe yollayarak tetikçiler tarafından öldürülmelerini sağlamaktadır. Gelecekten gelen kurbanları öldüren uzman tetikçilerin en iyilerinden biri Joe’dur. Ne var ki, Joe’nun yeni kurbanı, 30 yıl sonradan gelen kendisidir. Hedefini öldüremeyen Joe, bu işi çözmelidir, yoksa kendisi de öldürülecektir.

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