Top 7 Looper Movie Details

While searching the internet for Looper movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

It's mentioned that the future telepathic antagonist called Rainmaker has a rumored fake jaw. At the end of the film, his child self is nearly assassinated, and a bullet grazes his cheek.

If you turn on subtitles while watching 'Looper' (2012), you can see what Old Joe is saying in French.
If you turn on subtitles while watching 'Looper' (2012), you can see what Old Joe is saying in French.

Hidden Details

1 - Rian Johnson and his team use the bloodied closeups of Young Cid and Old Joe to visually allude to the similar paths they've walked.. and may eventually walk.
Rian Johnson and his team use the bloodied closeups of Young Cid and Old Joe to visually allude to the similar paths they've walked.. and may eventually walk.

Joe notices his hair line is receding as a set up for when he is replaced by Bruce Willis when he gets old

1 - When being questioned by Abe (Jeff Daniels), Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) corrects Abe saying that he is going to study French, not Mandarin. This surprises Abe, as the future Joe (Bruce Willis) changes his mind and travels to China, not France.
When being questioned by Abe (Jeff Daniels), Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) corrects Abe saying that he is going to study French, not Mandarin. This surprises Abe, as the future Joe (Bruce Willis) changes his mind and travels to China, not France.

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Looper poster
Looper poster

Looper Plot: 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.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Looper, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Looper and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Rian Johnson
Main Actors Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, Paul Dano
IMDB score 7.4