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Taken (2008)

Updated: Jan 10, 2023

A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris.

When Bryan shoots and kills St. Clair in the elevator, St. Clair's arms are at his side. When the elevator door reopens, St. Clair's right hand is across his chest.

Elevator scene from Taken (2008)
Elevator scene from Taken (2008)

Taken (2008) Movie Poster
Taken (2008) Movie Poster


  • Pierre Morel


  • Luc Besson

  • Robert Mark Kamen


  • Liam Neeson as Bryan Mills

  • Maggie Grace as Kim Mills

  • Famke Janssen as Lenore Mills-St John

  • Katie Cassidy as Amanda

  • Leland Orser as Sam Gilroy

  • Jon Gries as Mark Casey

  • David Warshofsky as Bernie Harris

  • Holly Valance as Sheerah

  • Xander Berkeley as Stuart St John

  • Olivier Rabourdin as Jean-Claude Pitrel

  • Gérard Watkins as Patrice Saint-Clair

  • Arben Bajraktaraj as Marko Hoxha

  • Camille Japy as Isabelle

  • Nicolas Giraud as Peter

  • Goran Kostić as Gregor

  • Nabil Massad as Raman

  • Jalil Naciri as Ali

Sources: IMDB & WIKI


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