R | | Action, Crime, Drama
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.
This is the second movie in which Joseph Gordon-Levitt's character struggles with learning French. The other being "10 Things I Hate About You".
Time travel has not yet been invented. But thirty years from now, it will have been. It will be instantly outlawed, used only in secret by the largest criminal organizations. It's nearly impossible to dispose of a body in the future... I'm told. ...
When the truck is upended and overturns, it is clear that there is no one in the cab. Then when it comes to rest upside down on the road, the close-up reveals the Sara and Cid characters held inside by their seat belts.
The version shown on FX in the US features replacement footage for Piper Perabo's nude dialogue scene featuring her in lingerie; according to Rian Johnson on Twitter, it's also a different performance altogether.
£2,427,994 (UK) (30 September 2012)