I think it’s fair to say the original Taken was, and indeed still is, a guilty pleasure for most of us – it certainly is as far as the Movie Ramblings team are concerned.

Which is why, even though the trailers suggest simply more of the same, we are pretty stoked for Taken 2.

Well, Fox are amping up the coverage with a pre-release publicity blitz, one piece of which is the video below.

Essentially the hard-hitting trailer for the film interspersed with chat from Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen etc, it is still all very entertaining.

We get to see the film next week, so expect a full review ahead of its October 4 cinema release.

About The Author

Simon Fitzjohn

Simon is a journalism tutor in London, who also just happens to be a movie fanatic, with a craving for the darker side of cinema. He has written two books, one on the horror films of director Bob Clark (2014) and the other on the history of the character Norman Bates (2015). His third book, on the work of British exploitation director Pete Walker, is due in 2017.