Looper is an upcoming American science-fiction film directed by Rian Johnson with a time travel plot. The film stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, and Emily Blunt. Filming began in Louisiana on January 24, 2011.. This film combines strong corporate influences for dealing with criminal organizations, technology for the time-travel machine itself, and as well as film noir, due to the film's dark, gritty, and bloody plot. It is scheduled to be released on September 28, 2012.