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Looper is an action movie directed by Rian Johnson and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt and Paul Dano and Noah Segan. The movie was written by Rian Johnson. The film has a $30 million budget with a 118-minute running time. Looper currently has a 7.4 IMDb rating, based on 485251 and 84 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated R.

release date for Looper

Looper release date

When does Looper come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Looper (2012)is September 28, 2012.


When will Looper be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Looper DVD/Blu-ray release date is Monday, December 31, 2012. The estimated DVD release date is December 2012. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in December 2012. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Looper budget

How much did Looper cost to make?

$30,000,000 budget

The movie cost $30 million to make.

Looper movie poster

Looper rating

R Rated

Looper is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.


Looper reviews

7.4 IMDb 84 Metascore

The movie currently has a 7.4 of out 10 IMDb rating and 84 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


Looper trailer

Looper plot summary

What is Looper about?

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.


Synopsis from IMDb In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent into the past, where a hired gun awaits – someone like Joe – who one day learns the mob wants to ‘close the loop’ by sending back Joe’s future self for assassination.


The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.


Looper cast

Who is in Looper?

Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Looper Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Joe
Bruce Willis in Looper Bruce Willis as Old Joe
Emily Blunt in Looper Emily Blunt as Sara
Paul Dano in Looper Paul Dano as Seth
Noah Segan in Looper Noah Segan as Kid Blue

Looper box Office

How much did Looper make?

$47,042,000 worldwide

The film has made over $47 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.


Looper details

Theatrical Release Date: September 28, 2012
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: December 31, 2012
Film Budget: $30 million
Box Office: $47 million
Length: 118 minutes
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Language: English

Looper facts


How long is Looper?

The movie is 118 minutes long (1 hour and 58 minutes).

What year did Looper come out?

The movie is out on September 28, 2012. The movie has been out for .


Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays as Joe.


Who is the director of Looper?

Rian Johnson directed the movie.


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