Life is swift, craft elaborate, opportunity fleeting, trial erroneous, judgment questionable.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Age-old Dilemmas Also Plague the Future
Looper is a film playing with the idea of time travel – but doing so with a dramatic nerve that leaves the intellectual paradox far behind. I wonder if that sci-fi ingredient is needed at all in the plot, except for the special effects. The story by director Rian Johnson is so classical, it needs no future.