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  1. Hollywood Action Stars Who Support Gun ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | News Max

    ... with thrills and chills from firepower, they can open up about their feelings on reducing gun violence. Liam Neeson, who plays a gun-toting rescuer in the "Taken" movie series, said it's "terrifying" that the number of guns in America roughly ...

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  2. March Madness and the theory of picking stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... acting like they know everything, we're all in trouble. Nobody thought Taken would do $100m. Nobody thought Liam Neeson would make it as an action star at this stage in his career. I heard a story that 'Slumdog Millionaire' was going to go directly ...

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  3. 'Insurgent' seizes top spot; 'The Gunman' misfiresRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... has earned an impressive $122 million domestically to date. Also in its second weekend in theaters, the R-rated Liam Neeson-led action film "Run All Night," managed a slight edge over Open Road's "The Gunman." Neeson's film, a Warner Bros. release, ...

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  4. 'The Gunman' Bombed Because Sean Penn Is Not Liam NeesonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Forbes.com

    ... Film Threat. Follow me at @ScottMendelson. What if there was no would-be " Taken Effect?" What if the success of Liam Neeson's Taken films weren't necessarily a sign that moviegoers wanted older male movie stars remaking themselves into remorseless ...

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  5. Movie review: a The Gunmana misses the targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    There have been a couple of taut, exciting films from French director Pierre Morel: the Parkour-filled “District B-13” and the first of the Liam Neeson “Taken” series. Those words “taut” and “exciting” won't be a part of any discussions about his newest.

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  6. Why Sean Penn couldna t save a oeThe GunmanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Washington Post

    ... hand-to-hand combat skills and the precision to navigate European cobblestones in a sports car. We can blame Liam Neeson. For a while, it made sense. "Taken" was a huge sleeper hit in 2008, drawing crowds even on a Super Bowl opening weekend, ...

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  7. 'Insurgent' seizes $54M at weekend box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | ABC Action News

    ... has earned an impressive $122 million domestically to date. Also in its second weekend in theaters, the R-rated Liam Neeson-led action film "Run All Night," managed a slight edge over Open Road's "The Gunman." Neeson's film, a Warner Bros. release, ...

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  8. Capone sits down with the Gunman's triggerman, director Pierre MorelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... that not only propelled his career as a director of action, but it showed that he was smart enough to cast Liam Neeson, an actor at the time known primarily for drama, in an action lead, giving us a character whose dilemma we actually cared about ...

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  9. Weekend Box Office Report: 'Insurgent' Can't Beat 'Divergent' OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... The Gunman opened in fourth place with $5 million, instantly ending Sean Penn's desperate attempt to pull a Liam Neeson and evolve into a late-career action hero. In fact, this is one of the lowest opening weekends in Penn's filmography, which has ...

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  10. Sean Penn's new movie bombs at theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... film looked like it was trying to capitalize on the recent success of action thrillers starring the 62-year-old Liam Neeson. However, with Neeson's latest, " Run All Night ," not being as big a draw as his other flicks, it may be time that the ...

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  11. 'Taken' Fatigue: Sean Penn's 'The Gunman' Latest Knockoff to BombRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Hollywood Reporter

    Earlier this month, before Run All Night opened at the box office, Liam Neeson said he'll retire as an action star in two years. Don't be surprised if it happens sooner.

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  12. Sean Penn's - The Gunman' Shoots Blanks at Box Office - "...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | News Times

    ... opening weekend for any of his movies that debuted in more than 2,000 theaters. This comes just a week after Liam Neeson , a star who found an action niche late in his career, debuted with an underwhelming $11 million in the similarly R-rated and ...

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  13. Weekend Box Office: INSURGENT Nearly Equals DIVERGENT with $54 Million DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Collider

    ... just $1,779. Last weekend we made a point of highlighting what a disappointment Run All Night , with Taken star Liam Neeson , had proved. Just for the record, the initial per-screen average for Run All Night was almost double that of The Gunman . ...

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  14. Insurgent Dominates Globally, Falls Just Short of Divergent DomesticallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | ComingSoon.net

    ... next three spots in the Top 10 were taken up by action movies starring three actors all over 50 as last week's Liam Neeson action film Run All Night , co-starring Joel Kinnaman, Ed Harris, Common, Genesis Rodriguez, took on Sean Penn's own attempt ...

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  15. 'Silence' actor allegedly attacks Taiwan immigration officialRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... movie "Kagemusha." Scorsese is currently filming "Silence" in Taiwan. The film's cast includes "Taken" star Liam Neeson and "Amazing Spider-Man" star Andrew Garfield. "Silence" is an adaptation of ese writer Shusaku Endo's 1966 novel of the same ...

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  16. Sean Penn flexes action-hero muscles in a Gunman;Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Post and Courier

    ... that it comes from the director of “Taken” (Pierre Morel), the 2008 thriller that transformed Liam Neeson into a no-nonsense, border-hopping, middle-aged action star. Despite the high-minded issues ostensibly at play here - Western ...

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  17. 'Lost and Love' Currently #1 In China, 'Taken 3' and 'Cinderella' Not Far BehindRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Boxoffice

    ... on Saturday with just shy of $7 million. Taken 3 is off to a solid start after opening earlier in the week: Liam Neeson's latest took in $6.8 million on Saturday boosting its total to $12 million. Cinderella is up to $49.2 million in China, which ...

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  18. How a simple wooden plank helped create the greatest fight in 'Star Wars: Episode I'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Genesee Country Express

    ... years later still gives me goosebumps - is the fight at the end of the movie between Jedi Knights Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) versus the Sith Lord Darth Maul (Ray Park) during the Battle of Naboo. Doing a deep-dive ...

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  19. 'The Gunman' misses its target by a mileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Examiner.com

    ... him dead, and why. A lot of people are thinking that The Gunman is Sean Penn 's attempt to ride the coattails of Liam Neeson who became a middle-aged action movie star after starring in Taken . Heck, it's the directed by the same man who made Taken, ...

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  20. review: The GunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sunday Herald

    Until now, Liam Neeson has been master of his own domain, as a veteran thespian-turned-action star, a man who can invest his characters with authenticity in between the shootouts and explosions. Until now, Liam Neeson has been master of his own domain, as a veteran thespian-turned-action star, a man who can invest his characters with authenticity in between the shootouts and explosions.

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