Movie Reviews no image

Published on October 5th, 2012 | by simeon

0

Taken 2

Greetings & Salutations Folks! The CameraMan is back with another review and BIG SURPRISE ….
it’s an action movie! *laughs*

It’s the first week of October and the end of the 2012 movie season is starting to kick
into high gear. This is usually the point where Hollywood throws everything it has left in it’s arsenal
at the viewing public before the holiday movie bonanzas takes over theaters.

Today, we’ve got a review of “TAKEN 2” … YES …. believe it or not, they made a sequal to “TAKEN”.
You’d think that after all the bad guys Liam Neeson’s character, former C.I.A. operative Bryan Mills,
killed in the original “TAKEN” there would be none left …. WRONG …. I guess even in action
movies, the bad guys have families, friends, and fellow criminals who would want revenge and despite the fact that they are villains and deserve whatever sort of punishment the protagonist can dish out.

It is a year after the events in “TAKEN” and retired intelligence agent Bryan Mills (Neeson), is trying to

adjust to life as a civilian security expert working in the private sector while dealing with the fact that his daughter is dating and attempting to pass her driver’s test (for the third time). After Maggie’s step-father walks out on Maggie and Lenore, Bryan invites them to spend time with him in Istanbul after completing a job there.

However, before the vacation begins the happy reunion is ruined when Murad Hoxha (Rade Serbedzia)
the father of the main antagonist in “TAKEN”, kidnaps Lenore and attempts to kidnap
Maggie as well in retaliation for the death of his son.

The film does require some at times absurd leaps of faith and knowledge to drive the story but If you are

coming for acting, a complex story, and such, your simply in the wrong place.

If a fresh batch of bad guys just itching to get their collective butts kicked by Neeson is what you want,

then it will deliver. At the end of the screening the crowd at the theater stood up and gave the film a standing ovation while coincidentally the audience screamed ‘AWESOME’!

3.5 stars out of 5.


About the Author



Comments are closed.

Back to Top ↑
  • Find Fair & Safe gambling sites at the Online Casino Canada Top5
  • CryptoCasinos offers crypto and bitcoin guides for everything that's gambling-related.
  • CoinCasinos compare the best crypto betting sites available around the world.
  • Looking for a new casino offer? Find out all new online casinos with our outstanding list of gambling sites
  • If you're looking for a low deposit casino, click here to see a list.

    Info on CasinoAdvisers.com
  • Do you like playing games online? Try your luck and choose one of the best casinos Canada with our all-in-depth guide.
  • Filipino gamblers are interested in playing licensed casino games and slots. Don't hesitate to check reliable Philippines online casino using GCash with top games of 2022
  • Casinofrog.com is the source to information about online casino news
  • Looking for a new gaming experience? Choose the best online casino from our list and try hundreds new games!
  • Those interested in CSGO gambling can check out the new 2022 guides at BestCSGOGambling
  • Visit CasinoScout.ca for online casino's in Canada

    Start your casino journey by signing up at a new no deposit casino listed on NewCasinoUK and enjoy the latest casino games.

    Grab the best live casino bonuses for Canadian players on https://livecasinoonline.ca/casino-bonus and enjoy the live casino experience with dedicated offers.
  • Recent Posts

  • Categories

  • Archives