Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Looper

Film review: ‘Looper’ starring Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Rian Johnson just became one of my favourite directors, and all it took was one film. Johnson’s two previous films certainly impressed me, but Looper is a step forward for the writer and director. It’s a film that draws you in with the characters on an intimate level as hell starts to break loose, and despite the topic, it’s also a film that takes the story to heart.

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Emily Blunt and John Krasinski

TIFF ’12 Gallery: ‘Looper’ red carpet with Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emily Blunt

The first day of the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival has arrived, and as the stars descend on Toronto–while the films begin to unspool and the events kick into full swing–the red carpet premier for director Rian Johnson’s film Looper brought fans to Roy Thomson Hall to catch a glimpse of the filmmakers and celebrities.