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  • 50
    Amy Biancolli San Francisco Chronicle

    After sitting through Takers with my stomach rearranged by hyperactive camera spazzing, I hereby formally request all directors and cinematographers to just get a grip already and STOP. WIGGLING. THE CAMERA. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The dialogue is clichéd and laughable. It's a film far more concerned with style - architectural, vehicular and wardrobe-related - than substance. show more

  • 70
    Stephen Farber The Hollywood Reporter

    The stunt work is amazing, and the pace is breathless enough to keep one watching right up to the somewhat ambiguous conclusion. show more

  • 45
    Stephanie Zacharek Movieline

    It comes to the party overdressed and still fails to make an impression. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    A crackling crime drama assembled from a scrap heap of hoary cliches, Takers proves that everything old can sometimes really be new again. show more

  • 75
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    The style feels a little like that of the recently departed TV show "24," albeit without Kiefer Sutherland, the split screens, and the ticking clock. show more

  • 63
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    Noisy, unsubtle, but it gets the job done. show more

  • 63
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    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 chase and some terrific stunt work offsetting its hackneyed plot and dialogue. show more

  • 50
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    The new heist movie Takers is surprisingly okay. show more

  • 50
    Roger Moore Orlando Sentinel

    The performers are given stock types to play, and Elba and Dillon, at least, can do a little with that. show more

  • December 02, 2013 EMTBarish
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    I liked it so well, I saw it 7 times..... I\'d see it again! Critics don\'t know anything about rating a movie.... EMTBarish@aol.com

  • June 27, 2011 Syn
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    I asw the movie and I like it . T.I. was himself , Chris Brown was what I expected , Idris is a true actor & Paul Walker is too sexy for words. It wasn\'t the usual with \"oh the good guys win every time.\" It made you see with a purpose , even the best laid plans can go awry

  • May 02, 2011 sj00000000088926
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    eeh worth the watching´...

  • March 18, 2011 bigbobsh2o
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    It was alright.

  • February 19, 2011 ventowan1563
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    Like it.. TI was the best..

  • January 23, 2011 jackd1207
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    Really, realy bad! Bad acting, bad character development, bad story line, and cheesy music score. Kind of a Hip-Hop/Gangsta Rapper version of "Oceans Eleven" series. DO ******** your time or money on this(,) Dog (double entendre intended).

  • December 16, 2010 afeljos
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    So we are just supposed to forget that Chris brown brutally beat up a women.

  • November 12, 2010 SMILEY IN NY
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    This was great. I love the men in this movie. Really handsome and fine men. Thanks for a great movie. Idris is my man. Love the real voice.

  • October 04, 2010 bronxboy
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    Bad acting and extremely predictable. If you are a teen around my age and you follow the actors you may want to see it, but don't save your money.

  • September 28, 2010 ChalieDMac
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    Great movie!

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