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Takers

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Suzanne Tenner

Takers

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
Wide Release Date:
08/27/10
performer:
Hayden Christensen, Matt Dillon
director:
John Luessenhop
distributor:
Screen Gems Inc.
author:
64605, 68318
genre:
ActionAdventure

We gave it a C-

A group of smooth-acting criminals (Paul Walker, Idris Elba, Chris Brown, et al.) rob banks. A pair of worn-out cops (Matt Dillon and Jay Hernandez) try to stop them. Sound oversimplified? Welcome to the world of Takers, where slick passes for smart, motivation is for wimps (Why do they steal? Because it’s cool!), and our merry band of robbers look like they spend more time laying out their hep-cat outfits than they do plotting their next charmingly retro, money-stuffed-in-a-duffle heist. At least they do look sharp in those suits. C-

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