Parental Guidance: Taken 2 and Won't Back Down

Summary

It's been a rough month for family-friendly theatrical releases, so once again we look to the DVD shelf, where we find an action sequel (Taken 2) and an education drama (Won't Back Down). Read on to find out what's appropriate for the whole family. Back to Article

Comments

Valmordas

Val Mordas

Taken 2 is family friendly... ok. Hey kids, wanna watch some extreme revenge violence?

Jan 16 - 06:38 PM

Gabe Zia

Gabe Zia

Family movie guide... whatever happened to theg good old days, when movie families watched together weren't ENTIRELY SHIT

Jan 16 - 08:08 PM

Kriftonucci

Jim Ylonen

If you make a PG-13 sequel to your R Rated movie
You're gonna have a bad time.

Jan 16 - 10:21 PM

Matthew R.

Matthew Reimer

The first Taken wasn't R.

Jan 17 - 03:05 PM

Kriftonucci

Jim Ylonen

14 hours and 44 minutes.
New record...

Jan 17 - 08:16 PM

Matthew R.

Matthew Reimer

Really RT? Taken 2 is such a violent movie for kids (and dumb for everyone else) and most kids would probably get bored watching Won't Back Down. They have to make smarter and better Family Movie Guides than this...

Jan 17 - 03:04 PM

Matthew R.

Matthew Reimer

The first Taken wasn't R.

Jan 17 - 03:05 PM

Kriftonucci

Jim Ylonen

14 hours and 44 minutes.
New record...

Jan 17 - 08:16 PM

Typhon

Typhon Q

So Taken 2 counts as a family movie now? Great. Just a few months more and Rambo will show up on here...

Jan 17 - 03:40 PM

Kriftonucci

Jim Ylonen

14 hours and 44 minutes.
New record...

Jan 17 - 08:16 PM

A Wise M.

A Wise Man

Taken 2 was dumbed down to fit the pacified European system. I have to get the Unrated version just to see the movie in its proper form.

But I agree Taken 2 isn't the best film to put on a a family movie list...

Jan 21 - 12:34 PM

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