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The Takers are a sleek group of bank robbers played by Paul Walker, Idris Elba, Michael Ealy, Chris Brown, Tip "T.I" Harris, and Hayden Christensen. As they make plans for their biggest heist yet, a determined police detective (Matt Dillon) also prepares to take them down. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D
Violence: D
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 107
Theater Release: 27 Aug 2010
Video Release: 18 Jan 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Takers is rated PG-13: for intense sequences of violence and action, a sexual situation/partial nudity and some language.

Director: John Luessenhop
Cast: Matt Dillon, Paul Walker, Idris Elba, Jay Hernandez, Michael Ealy, Chris Brown, Tip "T.I." Harris, Hayden Christensen.
Studio: 2010 Sony Screen Gems
Website: Official site for Takers.

Detailed Review

The cops and robbers genre has been around for a long time—though in the early days it often involved a sheriff and gun-slinging outlaws. But movie figures who are sworn… 
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Why Is Takers Rated PG-13?

Violence: Frequent portrayals of gunfire, brutal fistfights and beatings are seen throughout this film. Injuries… 
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How do films like this one glamorize crime? What consequences do these criminals suffer? Does… 
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