The Resource Taken, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions co-production with the participation of Canal+, M6 and TPS Star, a film by Pierre Morel ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel

Taken, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions co-production with the participation of Canal+, M6 and TPS Star, a film by Pierre Morel ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel

Label
Taken
Title
Taken
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions co-production with the participation of Canal+, M6 and TPS Star, a film by Pierre Morel ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris
Cataloging source
GO9
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michel Abramowicz ; editor, Frédéric Thoraval ; music, Nathaniel Mechaly
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating for Extended cut version : Unrated, contains material different from the PG-13 rated version. Canadian home video rating for Extended cut : 15+: Brutal violence, language may offend
  • MPAA rating: Theatrical version : PG-13; for intense sequences of violence, disturbing thematic material, sexual content, some drug references and language
Language note
English (Dolby 5.1 surround), French (Dolby surround) and Spanish (Dolby surround) dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T35 2009
PerformerNote
Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Jon Gries, David Warshofsky, Katie Cassidy, Holly Valance, Famke Janssen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1983-
  • 1957-
  • 1986-
  • 1983-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Besson, Luc
  • Kamen, Robert Mark
  • Morel, Pierre
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Grace, Maggie
  • Orser, Leland
  • Gries, Jon
  • Warshofsky, David
  • Cassidy, Katie
  • Valance, Holly
  • Janssen, Famke
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • EuropaCorp
  • M6 films (Firm)
  • Grive Productions (Firm)
  • Studio Canal+
  • TPS Star (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Human trafficking victims
  • Gangsters
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Revenge
Technique
live action
Label
Taken, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions co-production with the participation of Canal+, M6 and TPS Star, a film by Pierre Morel ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Includes both the theatrical version and unrated extended cut of the film
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543553526
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn320355349
  • (OCoLC)320355349
System details
DVD, dual layer; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Taken, Twentieth Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions co-production with the participation of Canal+, M6 and TPS Star, a film by Pierre Morel ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Includes both the theatrical version and unrated extended cut of the film
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543553526
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn320355349
  • (OCoLC)320355349
System details
DVD, dual layer; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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