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Taxi 2 (2000)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Crime | 6 October 2000 (USA)
Police inspector Emilien and his taxi-driver pal Daniel are back, this time on the tail of a group of Japanese yakuza.

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Émilien Coutant-Kerbalec
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Emma Wiklund ...
Petra (as Emma Sjöberg)
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Frédérique Tirmont ...
Mother (as Frederique Tirmont)
Marc Faure ...
French minister
Haruhiko Hirata ...
Japanese minister
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Yuli (as Tsuyu)
Ko Suzuki ...
Katano
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Yuke Tsumoto
Kentaro ...
Yakuza
Hiro Uchiyama ...
Master hypnotist (as Hira Uchiyama)
Onochi Seietsu ...
Master hypnotist
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The Japanese ambassaor is visiting Marseilles to view the city police's anti-gang tactics. During the visit, however, he is kidnapped by a group working for the Japanese yakuza. Young officer Emilien is determined to rescue the ambassador and officer Petra (his girlfriend), who was also kidnapped, and restore the honor of his department. Once again, speed demon taxi-driver Daniel (from the first Taxi movie) is called upon to save the day with his high-speed driving skills. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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Also Known As:

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Budget:

FRF 70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$273,170 (USA) (6 October 2000)

Gross:

$729,844 (USA)
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August 17, 1999 cameraman Alain Dutartre was killed when a car driven by a stuntman overshot a jump over tanks and struck him also injuring Jean-Michel Bar. See more »

Goofs

The nylon string that flips the hat of the traffic police holding the radar out. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Daniel Morales: Ninja!
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Connections

Follows Taxi (1998) See more »

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Fast, fun and fingerlicking cool !
12 November 2002 | by (Aarhus, Denmark) – See all my reviews

Taxi 2 is a classic example that it IS possible to make a great sequel ! It's got everything you'd expect from a future classic action-comedy ...and it's French !?! Well, it's no surprise to this critic. Author and producer Luc Besson hasn't let me down yet. The guy just doesn't make a bad movie ! Just go see it, you'll know what I'm talking about !


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