Looper (2012, Rian Johnson)

Rian Johnson’s latest genre-crossing effort,_ Looper,_ is not as deep or as complex as its proponents would have you believe. Like another recent Joseph Gordon Levitt-starring-time-and-space-bending-so-called ‘mind-fuck’ of a film, Christopher Nolan’s Inception, a lot of the philosophical insight that will be found in this film will be…