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  1. Dealership owner promises truck thief, 'I will never stop looking for you'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... not one - but two - trucks from his Redwater, Alta. dealership. A silver 2014 Dodge RAM 1500 valued at $35,000 was taken from David Tingle's Dodge dealership on March 20. Then a few days later, a brand new RAM 2500 Mega Cab worth $85,000 was also ...

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  2. 'Get Limp': Peter Travers on March's Worst MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... says. Even worse is the by-numbers action-thriller Run All Night , which finds Liam Neeson treading water with another Taken -esque role. "Liam, you've gotta get a brand new bag," Travers pleads. Neill Blomkamp may have struck sci-fi gold with ...

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  3. Review: a The Gunmana wastes Sean PennRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Penn obviously decided to go the action-hero route with this picture. Director Pierre Morel (“Taken”) zeroes in on the actor's bulging, veiny biceps and his lean, mean six-pack to complement his perpetual scowl and his kick-butt ...

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  4. Essex hard man Ray Winstone talks about his new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Guardian-series.co.uk

    ... folding his arms across his chest. "Then you read the script and meet Pierre [Morel, the director, who also helmed Taken], who's fantastic. I liked him a lot. And you find out who else is in it - Mark [Rylance, recently seen in Wolf Hall] and all ...

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  5. Cinderella sweeps to top of the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    ... man Liam Neeson, whose film Run All Night takes out the ninth spot, not quite the dizzying highs he's enjoyed from the Taken franchise.

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  6. Movie Review of 'Gunman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Examiner.com

    Director Pierre Morel "Taken" franchise has become so popular that he figured instead of using Liam Neeson for the genre, this time he would use Sean Penn in the new release " Gunman ." The only problem with the movie is that nobody has really been taken.

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  7. Run All Night Review More jog than sprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    EVER since Liam Neeson's career was reignited by his role in Taken, he's been known as some kind of hurt-my-family-and-I-will-hunt-you-down sort of character. Neeson has enjoyed some sort of career renaissance ever since becoming that sort of "super dad" character, and fans of that performance will be glad to know that the super dad character is in full effect in Run All Night.

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  8. Kevin Hart (left) and Will Ferrell in Get Hard.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... him eight years later when he finds himself on a hit list. Directed by Pierre Morel of the guilty-pleasure thriller Taken, this one comes with a heavy layer of social consciousness courtesy of Penn, resulting in a film that's heavy on the guilt and ...

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  9. Reel Reviews: Sean Penn shows off his gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... actors in films with same plot and outcome. Don't get me wrong, Penn does a fine job, better than Liam Neeson in the Taken movies, but why does Penn have to take his shirt off every five minutes to show how ripped his body is? It's like he's ...

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  10. MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... him eight years later when he finds himself on a hit list. Directed by Pierre Morel of the guilty-pleasure thriller Taken, this one comes with a heavy layer of social consciousness courtesy of Penn, resulting in a film that's heavy on the guilt and ...

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  11. Why Marouane Fellaini Is Not the Long-Term Answer for Manchester UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | BleacherReport

    ... If he is content to be a squad player, he could be a useful asset. To quote Liam Neeson's character in the film Taken , Fellaini has a "set of skills" that can be very useful in specific match situations. Fellaini's most valuable asset is his ...

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  12. Run All Night review This makes for a pulpy enough entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Hindustan Times

    Run All Night Direction: Jaume Collet-Serra Actors: Liam Neeson, Joel Kinnamen Rating: 3/5 There is no stopping Liam Neeson. The veteran star of the Taken trilogy consolidates his geri-action credentials with this glossy thriller which delivers conflict and peril in equal measure.

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  13. Supercell explains vision for the Super Bowl Clash of Clans Liam Neeson TV spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Examiner.com

    ... gold stolen by a rival player. His personality shows shades of his character in the extremely popular film franchise, Taken . The "Angry Neeson" commercial was arguably one of the funniest and most popular spot during the Super Bowl this year, and ...

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  14. a Furiousa fans, dona t be fooled by imitationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer is the currently filming Who the F#@K Took My Daughter? , a take-off of Liam Neeson 's Taken thrillers. Now, I would have thought the F&F films to be unspoofable (as well as uncriticizable). Aren't they already comedies? ...

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  15. The Gunman' Review: Sean Penn Wasted in His Own Terrible ScriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Breitbart.com

    ... film, is an exciting one. Co-scripted by Penn (a fine screenwriter adapting a novel here), directed by Pierre Morel ("Taken") and co-starring Javier Bardem, Ray Winstone, and Idris Elba, what could possibly go wrong with "The Gunman?" The story ...

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  16. TV thief caught on video at Zoli's NY Pizza Tavern, Lockhart SmokehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Britt Chapman to post the surveillance video you see above, which is scored to the sound of Liam Neeson's now-famous Taken monologue about having, you know, a very particular set of skills, which may be among the reasons the video has been shared ...

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  17. The Gunman movie review: Sean Penna s film shoots off-targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | India.com

    ... lacks the bite of a wholesome fresh thriller. Directed by Pierre Morel who had earlier delivered "District 13", "Taken" and "From Paris With Love", this film is based on the novel "The Prone Gunman", by French writer Jean-Patrick Manchette. Even ...

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  18. Run All Night review Dark but not very delectableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Hindustan Times

    ... once again up to a mammoth challenge, where he is the last man standing between death and his family. Reminds you of Taken? Well, the premise demands more or less the same price from Neeson again. Jimmy Conlon aka The Gravedigger (Neeson) is well ...

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  19. 'The Gunman' - Movie reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    It seems like Sean Penn, during his mid-life crisis, looked at the box office of the 'Taken' films, asked Liam Neeson the secret to his post mid-life success and decided to be in the game. The result is 'The Gunman', a snooze inducing and derivative drama-thriller that makes 'Run All Night' seem like a classic.

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  20. 'Run All Night' - Movie reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... are even two or three of those each year. Liam Neeson himself is to blame because he started the trend with 2009's 'Taken' that launched the Luc Besson style cheap but highly profitable genre. While the original film was a breath of fresh air at ...

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