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Looper Diagrammed With Straws, Even Though Bruce Willis Said Not To
This fall's twisty sci-fi movie Looper inspired a lot of people to dig through its logic and potential plot holes, but the movie itself cut off that kind of analysis at the pass, having Bruce Willis's character scoff at a suggestion to figure out how time travel works: " If we start talking about it weíll be here all day, making diagrams with straws!
Watch Looper As A Disney Movie
Genre-bending writer-director Rian Johnson's recently released sci-fi thriller Looper is not only dazzling critics with its compelling new take on the time travel subgenre, but also scoring with audiences, debuting at #2 its opening weekend behind Adam Sandler's record-breaking animated romp Hotel Transylvania. So just imagine how well Looper would have done at the box office if it were a bit more family friendly!
Looper Interactive Trailer Will Blow You Away
Weíre hoping that the rest of Looper ends up being as cool as the filmís promotional material. But based on the early trailers, and the presentation Sony brought to Comic-Con in July, weíre pretty confident Brick director Johnson will be able to deliver on the potential of his engaging premise.
Premium Rush: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Blames Diplomat For His Bloody Crash
Thanks to a perfect storm of unexpected factors, Joseph Gordon-Levitt wound up going through the rear window of a taxi cab during the Premium Rush shoot. Another actor likely would have screamed to be taken to the hospital immediately, but in the moment, all JGL could think about was making sure his injury was filmed for possible inclusion in the movie.
Looper Debuts New Poster And Featurette About The Unusual Score
Looper may not be the biggest or flashiest film coming out in the next few months, but it might be the most interesting, with a twisty time-travel premise and the so-crazy-it-has-to-work idea of having Joseph Gordon-Levitt playing a younger version of Bruce Willis. The film's tagline-- "Hunted by your future. Haunted by your past"-
Who Are Hollywood's New Stars?
Yes, there are plenty of names you look forward to seeing in a movie, people whose performances thrilled you in the past and guaranteed you'll look for them next time. But that's not happening any more on a large scale, where a simple name above the title-- "Will Smith in I Am Legend! Tom Cruise IS Jerry Maguire!"-- could get people to check out a movie they knew nothing about otherwise
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Talks About The End Of The Dark Knight Rises
If you havenít seen The Dark Knight Rises I highly recommend at this time that you stay far, far away from this article. In fact, close it down right now, head to your local theater, see the movie, and then come back here. Then you can enjoy all of the spoilery goodness that lies inside.
Looper Breaks Out The Big Guns For International Poster
Looper would be high on our must-see list for the second half of 2012, even if we knew absolutely nothing about director Rian Johnson. But, add Johnsonís name to the mix, and weíre clawing our eyes out waiting for the opportunity to see the new film.
How The Dark Knight Series Could Go On Without Bruce Wayne
First of all, the title. The Dark Knight Rises, or the whole ďDark Knight TrilogyĒ rather, is very much like The Godfather Saga in that the title doesnít necessarily have to refer to one person per se as much as one position. Who is the Godfather? Vito or Michael? Who is the Dark Knight?
Looper Comic Con 2012 Live Blog
Sonyís Hall H panel shifts gears from the futuristic expanse of Len Wisemanís Total Recall to the time travel thrills of Rian Johnsonís Looper, with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis playing versions of the same person locked in a battle that could mean one of them has to die.
New Dark Knight Rises Clip Shows Us JGL's John Blake
Itís still unclear how large of a role Joseph Gordon-Levitt will play in The Dark Knight Rises, but now we know heíll at least get a chance to spar with Gary Oldman. In a brand new clip debuted last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, JGLís John Blake is seen confronting Commissioner Gordon about Batmanís real identity. He has questions, big questions on the eighth anniversary of Batmanís disappearance and Harvey Dentís death, and while Gordon knows some of the answers, heís not excited about sharing.
Brie Larson To Play Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Sister In Don Jon's Addiction
Brie has a good number of projects coming up later this year. She is next set to star in The Spectacular Now alongside Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller, but also has Squirrel to the Nuts - the new Peter Bogdanovich movie - in the wings as well as Relanxious, a new comedy from writer/director Christohper Storer with Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis and Fred Armisen.
Looper UK Trailer Reveals Much, Much More Of The Plot
Director Rian Johnson has done an admirable job so far of keeping secrets about his upcoming movie Looper, a thriller set in a near-future where criminals use time travel to "disappear" the people they need assassinated. So far we knew that Joseph Gordon-Levitt played one of those assassins
Looper Gets Extended Release In China
Regardless of what anyone might tell you, the goal of any movie is to make money, maybe not a ton of money but at least some money. If little scenes can be flipped around, added or removed in order to generate a much greater return, studios are almost always willing to do so, and Joseph Gordon-Levittís upcoming Looper is a great example of that.
New Trailer For Premium Rush, Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt
When the first trailer for Premium Rush was released last September it was in anticipation of a January 13th release date - a release date that came and went without Premium Rush's delivery to theaters (no pun intended). That's because Sony decided to mix up their schedule a bit and shift the David Koepp-directed film to August 24th.