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The Resource Taken, Twentith Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel, (videorecording)

Taken, Twentith Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel, (videorecording)

Label
Taken
Title
Taken
Statement of responsibility
Twentith Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When his estranged teenage daughter is kidnapped in Paris, a former spy sets out to find her at any cost. Relying on his special skills, he tracks down the ruthless gang that abducted her and launches a one-man war to bring them to justice and rescue his daughter. Includes both theatrical version and unrated extended cut of the film
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michel Abramowicz ; editor, Frederic Thoraval ; music, Nathaniel Mechaly
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rating: PG-13; intense sequences of violence, disturbing thematic material, sexual content, some drug references and language
  • Rating: Unrated; for intense sequences of violence, disturbing thematically material, sexual content, some drug references and language
  • CHV rating: 14A; brutal violence; language may offend
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T35 2012
PerformerNote
Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, John Gries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1964-
  • 1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Besson, Luc
  • Kamen, Robert Mark
  • Morel, Pierre
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Janssen, Famke
  • Grace, Maggie
  • EuropaCorp
  • M6 films (Firm)
  • Grive Productions (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Human trafficking victims
  • Gangsters
  • Revenge
  • Padres e hijos
  • Pandillas
  • Secuestro
Technique
live action
Label
Taken, Twentith Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Includes both the theatrical version and extended cut of the film; extended cut audio commentaries; Le making-of featurette; avant premiere featurette; Inside action side-by-side scene comparisons; Black ops field manual
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Theatrical version -- Extended cut
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543554691
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2255469
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1861681
  • (OCoLC)823032159
  • (OCoLC)ocn823032159
  • 1861681
System details
Blu-ray Disc, region A, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (English), 5.1 Dolby digital (Spanish, French); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Taken, Twentith Century Fox presents a Europacorp, M6 Films and Grive Productions ; produced by Luc Besson ; written by Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen ; directed by Pierre Morel, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Includes both the theatrical version and extended cut of the film; extended cut audio commentaries; Le making-of featurette; avant premiere featurette; Inside action side-by-side scene comparisons; Black ops field manual
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Theatrical version -- Extended cut
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended cut.
Extent
1 videodisc (91 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543554691
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2255469
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1861681
  • (OCoLC)823032159
  • (OCoLC)ocn823032159
  • 1861681
System details
Blu-ray Disc, region A, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (English), 5.1 Dolby digital (Spanish, French); requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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