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Taxi 3 (2003)

Not Rated  |   |  Action, Comedy  |  29 January 2003 (France)
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Out to stop a new gang disguised as Santa Claus, Emilien and Daniel must also handle major changes in their personal relationships.

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Frédéric Diefenthal ...
Émilien Coutant-Kerbalec
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Qiu
Emma Wiklund ...
Petra (as Emma Sjöberg)
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Edouard Montoute ...
Jean-Christophe Bouvet ...
Léon-Pierre Mondini ...
Policier
Bernard Llopis ...
Policier
Jean-Louis Schlesser ...
Policier
Jean-Pierre Mas ...
Policier
Michel Neugarten ...
Policier
Patrice Abbou ...
Claude Sesé ...
Planton
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Storyline

A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, detective Emilien's wife has just announced that she's pregnant, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a relationship crisis. After a string of mistakes in which the thieves outsmart the police time and time again with a reporter there to record it all, Daniel and his super-taxi pitch in. Written by lcheala@imdb.com

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29 January 2003 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Taksi 3  »

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Budget:

€14,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$269,526 (Japan) (30 May 2003)

Gross:

$1,777,719 (Japan) (30 May 2003)
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In the street market, you can clearly see behind Émilien in at least two shots a poster for Wasabi (2001), also written and produced by Luc Besson. See more »

Goofs

When Daniel and Emilien arrive in Val d'Isere there's a shot of them inside the car. You can see a crew member with a boom mic moving around through the rear window. See more »

Quotes

Emilien: Do you know how to ski?
Daniel: No, I know how to drive.
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If you're a Taxi Fan, it won't be so awful!
4 May 2003 | by (Vienna) – See all my reviews

Definitely, this is the worst Luc Besson movie I've ever seen! I'm really disappointed after the first Taxi (pah, that was a great movie!) and the second Taxi (was more commercial than good).

Stupid story, based on the 1st part with the Mercedes-gang, now they are the Santa-gang. So what? Nothing new!

Best points in the movie: 1) The jokes with the french police 2) The last snow-scene, ok that was a little bit creative (Daniel's car gets with every part of Taxi more science-fiction-functions, now it can slide on snow!!!) 3) Of course, the music! 4) Fans of Sylvester Stallone can see him speaking french! :)

So, thats it. And at last: If you are NOT a Taxi-fan, the movie is not worth seeing it! Don't get disappointed of Luc Besson!


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