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Taken 3 (2014)

PG-13 | | Action, Thriller | 9 January 2015 (USA)
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Accused of a ruthless murder he never committed or witnessed, Bryan Mills goes on the run and brings out his particular set of skills to find the true killer and clear his name.

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Olivier Megaton (as Olivier Mégaton)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Liam Neeson ... Bryan Mills
Forest Whitaker ... Franck Dotzler
Famke Janssen ... Lenore St. John
Maggie Grace ... Kim Mills
Dougray Scott ... Stuart St. John
Sam Spruell ... Oleg Malankov
Don Harvey ... Garcia
Dylan Bruno ... Smith
Leland Orser ... Sam (Gilroy)
David Warshofsky ... Bernie (Harris)
Jon Gries ... (Mark) Casey
Jonny Weston ... Jimy
Andrew Borba ... Clarence
Judi Beecher ... Claire
Andrew Howard ... Maxim
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Storyline

Liam Neeson returns as ex-covert operative Bryan Mills, whose long awaited reconciliation with his ex-wife is tragically cut short when she is brutally murdered. Consumed with rage, and framed for the crime, he goes on the run to evade the relentless pursuit of the CIA, FBI and the police. For one last time, Mills must use his "particular set of skills," to track down the real killers, exact his unique brand of justice, and protect the only thing that matters to him now - his daughter. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, and for brief strong language | See all certifications »

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France | USA | Spain

Language:

English | Russian

Release Date:

9 January 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Taken 3 See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$48,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$39,201,657, 11 January 2015

Gross USA:

$89,256,424

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$326,479,141
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the original Taken (2008), Bryan Mills tells the kidnappers on the phone exactly what he will do and what the kidnappers are up against to which they reply "Good luck". In Taken 3 (2014), in an interesting role-reversal, Franck Dotzler tells Bryan exactly what he will do and what Bryan is up against to which Bryan replies, "Good luck". See more »

Goofs

When articulated lorries (US - semis) brake and jackknife, the trailer will not swing to almost overtake the cab (tractor unit). Having much more mass, the trailer tends to continue in an almost straight line dragging the cab around and sideways. Also, the ISO (shipping) container would not break off the trailer and bounce, it would tip the trailer and slide; and if it hit the ground as in the film, it would deform not bounce. See more »

Quotes

Oleg Malankov: We are fucked by the same man.
Bryan Mills: What are you talking about?
Oleg Malankov: Stuart St. John. First, he gets me to kill your wife, then you. And when that doesn't work, he pushes you to kill me, no? Either way, he wins. Your wife... was just part of a business deal, like many before her. It is my turn to lose the game. Finish me! Finish me. I deserve it.
Bryan Mills: Yes... You do.
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Alternate Versions

Home video releases feature both the theatrical cut and an extended unrated version. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Screenings: The Imitation Game/Taken 3 (2015) See more »

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The Big Night
Written by Sam A. McLoughlin
(p) & (c) Bruton Music Ltd
With Courtesy of Universal Publishing Production Music France
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At last the last chapter
21 January 2015 | by searchanddestroy-1See all my reviews

I am very pleased to know that's at last the final chapter of this juicy, fancy crap trilogy. Product one more time of Europacorp crap factory. Luc Besson's crap factory. Except for jewels such as THREE BURIALS or HOMESMAN, pure masterpieces. So, back to this one, I'd begin to say that I prefer WID CARD, that I watched last week. It was a simple B picture without any pretension, except the one to entertain, nothing else. But TAKEN 3, this big, fancy juicy crap cost at least one hundred and fifty millions dollars and that remains predictable from the very beginning. Action sequences are killers not for the characters but for the audiences. I nearly left the theatre. I was through only after ten minutes. I did not want to disturb the people sitting around me, so I stayed. But I thought all long this crap that I wouldn't make it.

Get away from this at all costs, like a plague. Unless you're a big, a die hard fan of Liam Neeson. OK, he's very fit for his age. But that's all. I highly preferred Denzell Washington in EQUALIZER, back in October. But Antoine Fuqua is not Olivier Megaton.


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