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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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Ana Nichols
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Steven
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Mrs. Bachanas
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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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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for some violent and disturbing content | See all certifications »
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18 July 2008 (USA)  »

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$1,264 (USA) (18 July 2008)

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$5,109 (USA) (25 July 2008)
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Title Card: Most prison will not allow victims to meet with their offenders.
Title Card: RESTORATIVE JUSTICE is a worldwide effort that encourages victims and offenders to meet. The program forces offenders to give a face to their crime, to feel remorse, and to understand the true repercussions of their actions.
Title Card: This year over 700,000 inmates will be released from prison. More than 50% will be re-incarcerated within 3 years. Where Restorative Justice is allowed to work, the re-incarceration rate drops to as little as ...
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Trouble (plgmix)
Performed by Lonesome Spurs
Courtesy of Cleopatra Records
by arrangement through plgFACTORY USA
Written by Linda Kay Parker (ASCAP)
Published by plgFACTORY USA (ASCAP) / Linda Kay Parker Music (ASCAP)
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15 July 2007 | by (United States) – 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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