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TAKEN Review: “I Surrender”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 10 – Yawn. A predictable conclusion to Taken‘s first season that tries hard to justify borrowing the movie franchise name fails on almost every level.

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TAKEN Review: “Gone”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 9 – What could have been a slam dunk episode with emotion and high stakes for Taken ends up being flat and predictable, leading us into what looks to be a flat and predictable finale next week.

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TAKEN Review: “Leah”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 8 – A twist ending and a personal mission for Christina Hart can’t redeem this boring, at times nonsensical episode of Taken.

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TAKEN Review: “Solo”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 7 – It’s hard to care about any of the stakes when you couldn’t possibly care less about the characters. Another lackluster episode of NBC’s Taken.

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TAKEN Review: “Hail Mary”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 6 – The action at home, not on the main mission of the week, was the only thing worthwhile in this otherwise very forgettable episode of Taken.

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TAKEN Review: “A Clockwork Swiss”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 5 – Anoter Taken episode, another waste of an hour. Confusing, uninspired storytelling and paper thin characters can’t redeem this show.

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TAKEN Review: “Mattie G”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 4 – Taken takes it up a notch with an episode reminiscent of the movie franchise plot, but it’s still just a watered down version of the beloved films.

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TAKEN Review: “Off Side”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 3 – Taken takes us for another lackluster ride with more action paling in comparison to the original movies and boring attempts to make its characters seem sympathetic.

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TAKEN Review: “Ready”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 2 – Taken does NOT improve in its second episode, and in fact gets even worse than its first, with watered down action sequences and characters you’ll struggle to truly invest yourself in.

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TAKEN Review: “Pilot”

taken excerptSeason 1, Episode 1 – Don’t be Taken by surprise: the Taken prequel series is not even a fraction as enjoyable as its film series of origin, offering nothing wholly original or compelling.

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