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  • R, 1 hr. 31 min.
  • Drama, Comedy
  • Directed By:    Jim Field Smith
  • In Theaters:    Oct 5, 2012 Limited
  • On DVD:    Dec 4, 2012
  • Weinstein Company
  • Butter
    3 minutes 31 seconds
    Added: Aug 27, 2012

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October 4, 2012

Critics Consensus: Taken 2 Is Less Than Captivating

This week at the movies, we've got a kidnapping plot (Taken 2, starring Liam Neeson and Famke Janssen), a reanimated pooch (Frankenweenie, with voice work from Charlie Tahan and Winona Ryder), and a cappella all-stars (Pitch Perfect, starring Anna Kendrick and Brittany Snow). What do the critics have to say? Why would anyone mess with Liam Neeson's family again, given the brutal swath he cut in the first Taken? That's a great question, say critics, who find Taken 2 to be largely bereft of the kinetic thrills -- and surprises -- that made the original a hit. Tim Burton has always had a taste for the macabre, and a love for outsiders. Critics say those fixations dovetail nicely in Frankenweenie. More…