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Take (2007)

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The lives of two strangers - a struggling mother and a gambling addict - meet in tragedy. Years pass, and they must come to terms with themselves, and one another.

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The lives of two strangers - a struggling mother and a gambling addict - meet in tragedy. Years pass, and they must come to terms with themselves, and one another.

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What Would You Do?

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for some violent and disturbing content | See all certifications »

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$1,264, 20 July 2008, Limited Release

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$5,109, 27 July 2008
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Ana Nichols: People think justice comes packaged in a court room. In a sentencing. But it doesn't. It's meted out slowly and continually, year after year.
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References Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) See more »

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Coming Back to Life
Written and Performed by Minnie Driver
Produced by Marc Dauer (as Marc "Doc" Dauer)
Courtesy of Rounder Records
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Take
15 July 2007 | by See all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed Take. It was a different experience for me than any other movie I have seen. After reading the Take website (takethemovie.com), I was very concerned about ruining my macho image by crying. It turns out that I did not cry but was profoundly and deeply moved by the movie (way beyond crying). I was riveted to the screen throughout the movie and at the moment of resolution, I found myself understanding life from a deeply new perspective. Take helped me to think more deeply about my relationships with those who have been a source of grief in my life. I think I will be a little bit better person for having seen Take.


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