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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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Truck Driver (as Courtenay Kellen Taylor)
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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 (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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References Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) See more »

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I Lose Gravity
Performed by Annmarie Solo
Courtesy of Solo Sunshine Records
Written by Annmarie Solo (ASCAP)
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11 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The movie "Take" is definitely a brain teaser type of movie. I went to see it at the "Tribeca Film Festival" and I really enjoyed it. Its very interesting how it only focuses on the two main characters and how it goes into the present and past and then you end up in the future. Its very fascinating because the movie kind of takes you into a journey into the lives of the main characters Saul and Anna as we see what happens the day that everything changed for them. And its interesting just to see how each of their lives are so different, yet the same in a way. The most important part of the movie and probably the biggest lesson of and in real life is forgiveness. Can we forgive that easily? I found it very interesting. I really enjoyed it, the cast and crew did a wonderful job with it.


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