Takers Synopsis
A detective (Matt Dillon) hunts a gang of elusive bank robbers (Hayden Christensen, Paul Walker).
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Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
A crackling crime drama assembled from a scrap heap of hoary cliches, Takers proves that everything old can sometimes really be new again.
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By James Berardinelli
The style feels a little like that of the recently departed TV show "24," albeit without Kiefer Sutherland, the split screens, and the...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Stephen Farber
The stunt work is amazing, and the pace is breathless enough to keep one watching right up to the somewhat ambiguous conclusion.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Noisy, unsubtle, but it gets the job done.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
You could make a worse choice for a late- summer popcorn movie than Takers, a Michael Mann-ish heist thriller with a pulse-pounding foot...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
After sitting through Takers with my stomach rearranged by hyperactive camera spazzing, I hereby formally request all directors and...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The dialogue is clichéd and laughable. It's a film far more concerned with style - architectural, vehicular and wardrobe-related - than...
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By Stephanie Zacharek
It comes to the party overdressed and still fails to make an impression.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Adam Markovitz
At least they do look sharp in those suits.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Takers might have made a perfectly decent little B heist movie, but someone had to go and forget to give the cameraman his Ritalin.
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Loved This Movie

By action_lover12
Went for the eye candy stayed for the movie! The storyline was well played and flowed well. TI could use a few acting lessons. From beginning to end it was well acted, scenes made sense. I love...

Takers Movie Review

By Asianfreak
88 out of 100 The exciting, action-packed, fast-paced heist drama/thriller that entertains only the mind and eyes, not intelligence but it's still a blast....


By j32651
I would call this the late summer surprise. Didn't get all the hype probably underestimated. I've read some of the nay -say but don't get swayed take the time to go and enjoy a very decent heist film....

I loved it!

By xNani
I have to admit I am a Paul Walker fan, and since he was in the movie I just had to go see it. I kept coming across people who were doubting the movie was going to be any good, boy were they wrong!!...

hahahah wow, i can't believe i actually spent money on this

By i_have_balls
this was in league with 2012 as one of the funniest movies that wasn't meant to be so. The plot was not well planned out. The acting was downright appalling. This movie was so cliche that i almost...

Great movie

By Movie_Freak81
All i have to say is wow this movie was worth the wait. After almost a yeaar of being pushed back Takers makes its debut and takes the box office by storm. The cast are terriffic in their roles with...


By dovegg
Action pack great chase screen with Chris Brown. You must go see this film, we loved it!!!...

A pretty enjoyable watch...

By lovestalentmoviefan
...for a genre that is hard to make original. There was some freshness in parts of the story,which I didn't expect. As always,I would love a little more individual character development and...

Dizzying Unimaginative

By BellyoftheBeast
The cameras kept moving throughout the movie. When will Hollywood learn that this technique does not work? The story was unimaginative with almost no plot twists. And, people don't act they way in...

Best Man Movie Ever

By ngoodman3
Not unlike many women across the country, I saw the preview for this movie at last year's showing of Precious. Showing the preview of a movie staring some of the most beautiful men alive at a showing...

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Rated PG-13 | For Intense sequences of violence and action, a sexual situation/partial nudity and some language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Heist movie lacks logic but has violence to spare.
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