Top critics gave new Takers movie pretty mixed reviews. Screen Gems released their new action flick “Takers” into theaters today,and the top movie critics seemed to be pretty mixed on it. They gave it Bs,Cs,and D ratings,but it seemed pretty even,indicating that it came down to personal taste. The movie stars: Matt Dillon, Paul Walker, Idris Elba, Jay Hernandez, Tip “T.I.” Harris, Michael Ealy, Chris Brown, and Hayden Christensen.
Ty Burr from the Boston Globe gave it a C-. He said, “Takers might have made a perfectly decent little B heist movie, but someone had to go and forget to give the cameraman his Ritalin.”
Adam Markovitz at Entertainment Weekly gave it a C-. He stated, “our merry band of robbers look like they spend more time laying out their hep-cat outfits than they do plotting their next charmingly retro, money stuffed in a duffle heist.” Read more »