WHAT'S HOT?
Home > Movie > T > Taken > Reviews

Taken Reviews

Taken

Overview


Genre :

Action, Thriller

Release Date :

January 30, 2009

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Pierre Morel

Starring :

Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace, Katie Cassidy, Leland Orser, Arben Bajraktaraj, Camille Japy, Holly Valance

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

4 of 5

“..the guiltiest pleasures of the year..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
2.5 of 4

“..never boring..”
by James Berardinelli [Reelviews]
4 of 5

“..lean and brutal..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
2.5 of 5

“..engaging but rarely exciting..”
by Chris Cabin [Filmcritic.com]
“..digitally dreary-looking movie..”
by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]
2.5 of 4

“..adrenaline-pumping action thriller..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Review rate : B-

“..accomplished if misguided..”
by Travis Nichols [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
Review rate : C+
Reviewed by Matt Stevens [E! Online]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Joe Neumaier [NY Daily News]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
1 of 5
Reviewed by Xan Brooks [The Guardian]

Reader's Reviews


Screen Name
Rate This Movie
Please Enter   
Comment
 
 
 
RSS
FB
Twitter

LATEST REVIEWS

STONEHEARST ASYLUM :

“..a Victoria-era psychological thriller with some good twisty..”
by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]

WHITE BIRD IN A BLIZZARD :

“..clunky, ugly and dull mash-up of a mystery about a missing housewife..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]

CITIZENFOUR :

“..Poitras delivers an intimate, human sketch of Snowden, who comes across well: rational, considered, confident, with a hint of fragility..”
by Dave Calhoun [Time Out London]

EXISTS :

“..no scares or laughs lurking, is a contender for worst film of 2014..”
by Jordan Hoffman [NY Daily News]

OUIJA :

“..Ouija feels like a film made under contractual obligation, which-considering it experienced a few false starts before making it to theaters in its current..”
by Katie Rife [A.V. Club]

JOHN WICK :

“..a colorful, remarkably self-contained vision of a world made of dominos falling into disorder..”
by Ignatiy Vishnevetsky [A.V. Club]

SEE NO EVIL 2 :

“..well worth watching, especially for fans..”
by Nav Qateel [1NFLUX Magazine]

CHRISTIAN MINGLE :

“..a sweet romantic comedy that is faith friendly..”
by Donna Rolfe [The Dove Foundation]

MALL :

“.."Mall" is definitely worth a look..”
by Billy Tatum [AXS]

DARK WAS THE NIGHT :

“.."Dark Was the Night" doesn't break the monster movie mold, but does fill it to capacity with eerie atmosphere and creeping chills elevated by terrific acting..”
by Ian Sedensky [Culture Crypt]