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Taking Lives Reviews

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A couple of genuine thrills but not for kids.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 2/5

December 28, 2010
Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

Willfully stupid and obvious for most of its running time, this serial-killer thriller lulls the audience into one gasp-worthy, rug-pulling moment that, while stupid, isn't exactly obvious. [Blu-ray]

Full Review Source: Groucho Reviews | Original Score: 2/4

May 20, 2009
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

Could very well be mistaken for an Ashley Judd programmer.

Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com | Original Score: 2/4

December 29, 2008
Kam Williams
Princeton Town Topics

A production which would rather scare its audience with gore than reel it in via a gripping whodunit.

Full Review Source: Princeton Town Topics | Original Score: 2/4

April 25, 2007
Peter T. Chattaway
Christianity Today

The film's villain may take fictitious lives, but the film itself takes up real time that could be spent on better things.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

November 2, 2006
Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

Taking Lives won't kill you, but it will steal precious hours you'll never have back.

Full Review Source: Lessons of Darkness | Original Score: D+

May 4, 2005
Dragan Antulov
Draxblog Movie Reviews

poor excuse for audience to waste time on a thriller whose makers have problems with understanding the meaning of the word "thrill".

Full Review | Original Score: 2/10

March 2, 2005
Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Amir Mokri's purposely frantic (ie: jerky) camera work during action scenes irritates, but still 'Taking Lives' is a marginally diverting thriller.

Full Review | Original Score: C+

October 14, 2004
Thomas Peyser
Style Weekly (Richmond, VA)

When, at length, the promised climax does arrive, it will leave you gasping in astonishment, provided that you have never been to the movies before.

September 23, 2004
Mark Collette
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

It both startles and sedates.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

September 16, 2004
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

Take away a couple of good moments at the beginning and the end, and you have a standard TV crime drama.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 5/10

August 10, 2004
David Noh
Film Journal International

Caruso sets up an initially intriguing premise, however gruesome, that unfortunately devolves into a welter of aimlessness, too many red herrings and B-movie hammy performances.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

August 8, 2004
Dan Marcucci and Nancy Serougi
Broomfield Enterprise

Angelina Jolie did a good job but I still can't get past her "plastic fantastic" look.

Full Review

June 11, 2004
Brent Simon
Entertainment Today

The best Ashley Judd movie Judd has never made... a labyrinthine serial killer thriller that won't win admirers for its intellect, but does have sustenance of mood in spades.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Today | Original Score: C+

May 3, 2004
Gregory Freitas
Movieline

Taking Lives is bad, Ashley Judd bad, so bad it's mostly an unwatchable mess but also so bad it's almost good.

Full Review Source: Movieline

April 27, 2004

Dig deeper than the classy looks and the shovelful of psychological topsoil ... and there's nothing here that hasn't been done before -- and done better.

Full Review Source: BBC | Original Score: 2/5

April 20, 2004
Rachel Deahl
Local Planet Weekly (Spokane, WA)

With its French Canadian setting and strong (rather, strong-looking) cast, Taking Lives is elevated above its genre cliches.

April 16, 2004
Forrest Hartman
Reno Gazette-Journal

There's a certain type of detective you only find in the movies. The sort who solves murders by lying in a victim's grave.

| Original Score: 2.5/4

April 9, 2004
Adam Nayman
eye WEEKLY

All together now: bo-ring.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 1/5

April 9, 2004
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Abusa de absurdos e coincidências a fim de prender a atenção da platéia, sem perceber que, no processo, está fazendo algo muito pior: insultando nossa inteligência.

Full Review Source: Cinema em Cena | Original Score: 1/5

April 8, 2004
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