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Take Me (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Crime | 5 May 2017 (USA)
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Ray is a fledgling entrepreneur who specializes in high-end simulated abductions. He jumps at the chance when a mysterious client contracts him for a weekend kidnapping with a handsome ... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Pat Healy ... Ray Moody
Taylor Schilling ... Anna St. Blair
Alycia Delmore ... Natalie
Jim O'Heir ... Stuart
Brooke Dillman ... Cathy
Toby Huss ... Officer Judkins
Alejandro Patiño ... Officer Ramirez
Mark Kelly ... Tom
Kati Zachary Kati Zachary ... Kendra
Mike Makowsky ... Tom's Friend
Miles Healy Miles Healy ... Natalie's Son
Willow Healy Willow Healy ... Natalie's Daughter
Andrew Staton ... Radio Announcer (voice)
Shantell Yasmine Abeydeera ... Background
Vana Akhverdyan Vana Akhverdyan ... Background


Ray is a fledgling entrepreneur who specializes in high-end simulated abductions. He jumps at the chance when a mysterious client contracts him for a weekend kidnapping with a handsome payday at the end. But the job isn't all that it seems.

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A good hostage is hard to find.


Comedy | Crime


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Release Date:

5 May 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,583, 7 May 2017

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Ray's former clients on the Polaroid board include actor/comedian Josh Fadem ("Bar Mitzvah Nightmare"), Se7en screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker ("Shock Corridor"), the film's producers Mel Eslyn ("Nobody Likes a Gossip") and Sev Ohanian ("Dirty Diaper"), and various other members of the crew. See more »


At around 15:45 Ray is sitting at a table with his computer. In the background on the wall near the curtain is a piece of hardware called a "holdback", meant to hold the curtain when it is pulled back away from the window. It is mounted incorrectly. The hook should face concave toward the left. See more »


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By Jeff Marsh (BMI)
Publisher Sonic Desktop Publishing (BMI)
Music provided by SmartSound
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Potential laughs on the hostage genre
27 March 2018 | by aquascapeSee all my reviews

"Take Me" is an enjoyable film, mainly for the first 30 minutes of it, after the cat-and-mouse game finishes you will want it to finish itself altogether.

It's a good take on the hostage genre that certainly grabs a few laughs while enjoying the great chemistry between Healy and Schilling.

The plot revolves around a man who gets paid to kidnap his clients in order to make them forget their vices or in other cases, just for the adrenaline rush and escaping the mundane life. This premise sounds good and it's somewhat put into good use until the kidnapper starts questioning himself, that's where the movie starts going nowhere.

I believe it deserves a watch considering it's low runtime and the potential of a couple of laughs as long as you don't go in with high expectations to have your mind blown away.

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