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Taken 2


Oct 04, 2012

Latest Home Video

Jan 14, 2013

MPAA Rating



Olivier Megaton


Liam Neeson
Famke Janssen
Maggie Grace
Rade Serbedzija


2012 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

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Still shot from the movie: Taken 2.

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Former CIA agent Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) is forced to use his skills again when he and his family (Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace) are threaten by the vengeful father (Rade Serbedzija) of one of the men he killed while rescuing his daughter (in the prequel Taken).

Content Details

Why Is Taken 2 Rated PG-13?

Taken 2 is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, and some sensuality.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Taken 2...

Violence:   Characters are kidnapped, kicked, punched, beaten, threatened with guns, shot, hit with metal rods, slammed against the wall and stabbed with a pair of scissors. A woman has her neck slashed and then is hung upside down to bleed out. Characters race down the streets, crashing into cars, vendors’ stands and buildings. Graphic and explicit depictions of violence are shown. A train smashes a car and an explosion follows. Characters attend a funeral for numerous people. A man storms out after an argument with his wife. Several characters are choked to death or have their necks broken. A man threatens and prepares to cut off parts of a living woman’s body with his surgical equipment. A nonbeliever threatens a man with a gun and then enters a sacred part of a mosque.

Sexual Content: Unmarried teens kiss and fondle one another. A man lewdly taunts a woman. Characters discuss the rape and abuse of women. A character wears a bikini.

Language: The script contains mild and moderate profanities, scatological slang and terms of Christen deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A woman invites a man into her home for a drink. Secondary characters drink and smoke.

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This movie is the sequel to the 2008 film Taken. Liam Neeson plays other characters that take the law into their own hands in Batman Begins, The A-Team and Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Violence. Coarse Language.
AB 14A Violence.
MB 14A Not Recommended For Children, Violence.
ON 14A Not Recommended For Children, Violence.
QC 13+ Violence.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Taken 2...

Home Video Notes: Taken 2

Release Date:>/i> 15 January 2013

Taken 2 releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) in both a Theatrical and Unrated version. Extras include:

- Black Ops Field Manual and Kill Counter

- Tools of the Trade

- Deleted and Extended Scenes

- Alternative Ending

- FX Piece

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