Taken Movie Review Summary

Actors: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace

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Bryan Mills is a former U.S. Intelligence Agency operative. His daughter Kim wants to go to Paris with her friend Amanda. After Kim arrives in Paris, she calls Bryan. While she is on the phone with Brian, she sees that there are intruders kidnapping Amanda. Bryan tells Kim to go hide under a bed. She is snatched from under the bed and one of the kidnappers picks up the phone. Bryan tells him that he will find him, and the kidnapper bids him good luck. The FBI tells Bryan and his family that his daughter has been kidnapped by Albanian human traffickers, and if she is not found within 96 hours then she will never be found. Bryan travels to Paris to look for Kim. He investigates local prostitutes and finds a brothel. He fights off everyone at the brothel and escapes with a girl wearing Kim's jacket. The girl wearing Kim's jacket gives Bryan information about the house where she met Kim. Bryan goes to the house and confronts the men there, including the guy who said good luck on the phone. He kills all of them and tortures the last one for information about Kim. He finds out that Patrice Saint-Clair bought Kim. Brian goes to infiltrate Saint-Clair's mansion and save Kim.
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Best part of story, including ending: What I liked about this story was that the character was very smart and got the job done.

Best scene in story: My favorite scene was when he told the guy on the phone that he has a particular set of skills.

Opinion about the main character: What I liked most about Bryan was that he was very intelligent and skillful at finding Kim.

The review of this Movie prepared by Vagrig Nazari a Level 7 Marbled Godwit scholar

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 40%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20% Time/Era of Movie:    -   present 2000+ Spying & Terrorists    -   Yes Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:    -   terrorist kidnappers The terrorist enemy is...    -   arabs/muslims!

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Any profanity?    -   Some foul language

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