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Movies: 'Taken 2'
Liam Neeson in “Taken 2”

It has offensive stereotypes, shockingly brutal violence and a body count in the dozens. It is also a heck of a lot of fun. And that’s just “Taken.”

Now here’s “Taken 2.”

We find ourselves only weeks, we guess, from the events of “Taken.” The bodies of the Albanian bad guys are scarcely in the ground, and the grieving father (Rade Serbedzija) of the baddest of them is swearing to take his revenge on superspy Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson), who killed them all to rescue his daughter Kim (Maggie Grace).

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