Taking Lives(Movie, 2004)

1h 43min | Genres: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Taking LivesRating: 3.1/5 (with 304 votes)
Taking Lives is a 2004 American psychological thriller film directed by D. J. Caruso and starring Angelina Jolie and Ethan Hawke, with supporting roles by Kiefer Sutherland, Olivier Martinez, Tchéky Karyo, Jean-Hugues Anglade, and Gena Rowlands. Loosely adapted from the novel of the same name by Michael Pye, the film centers on an enigmatic serial killer who takes on the identities of his victims. The film was shot on-location in Montréal and Quebec City, Quebec. The original music score was composed by Philip Glass and the main title's theme was composed by Walter Werzowa of the electronica group Edelweiss. The film was released... ()
Movie poster of Taking Lives

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"Taking Lives" is currently available on 3 providers. Taking Lives can be streamed free of charge on Netflix (as part of a subscription), can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) and Taking Lives can also be purchased at Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as download from the website or as Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Available languages: English (Original), Spanish
Available subtitles: English, Spanish
Duration: 1h 43min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]

About Taking Lives

Recruited to assist Montreal police in their desperate search for a serial killer who assumes the identities of his victims, FBI profiler Illeana Scott knows it's only a matter of time before the killer strikes again. Her most promising lead is a museum employee who might be the killer's only eyewitness.

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Trailer for Taking Lives + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Taking lives - Trailer(Trailer, 2:34)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Pennsylvania
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), French (FR)
Translated into 28 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/19/2004
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Robando vidas"
"Taking Lives - UR"
"Крадец на животи"
"Elude võtmine"
"Vidas Ajenas"
"Taking lives - destins violés"
"U tudjoj kozi"
"Tirar Vidas"
"Uzimanje života"
"Zbiralec zivljenj"
Budget: 45,000,000 USD
Revenue: 65,470,529 USD (= 145%)
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1

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