Taking Lives (2004) - (DVD)

Starring Angelina Jolie et al

Write a review


R 39

eB390

Discovery Miles  390

Shipped in 5 to 7 working days

When do I get it?

Prepaid codes are delivered to you via email as soon as payment has been approved.

When do I get it?

Once payment has been approved, purchased eBooks are added to your Digital Library, ready for you to download.

When do I get it?

Gift vouchers are delivered via email to the recipient as soon as payment has been approved.

Of course you want to know — When do I get it?


We strive at all times to get it to you on time but here are some indications:

If we say In Stock, we dispatch within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say In Stock (You can also collect in cpt), the stock is available from our Cape Town warehouse and you can collect on the same working day if your payment has been authorised and you collect before 5pm.

If we say dispatched between X and Y days then it takes X to Y days to receive from a supplier and it will then be with you within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say Pre-order it means that your item will be dispatched to you on the day it's released and arrive with the time span of the shipping plan you chose.

And then there's the Weekend. In order to receive goods on the weekend, select our weekend delivery option when checking out.

If this is all too confusing, call us on 087 362 8000 or send an e-mail to info@takealot.com. One of our friendly employees will get back to you pronto.


Eligible for Cash on Delivery. Learn more

What does this mean?

You can pay for this item with cash when your driver delivers your goods.

How does it work?

Select Cash On Delivery (COD) as your payment option when you checkout. Have the exact amount of cash ready for our friendly delivery driver when he arrives.

Is COD available on every order?

No. We don’t offer COD for:

  • Digital products (e.g. eBooks, gift vouchers or airtime)
  • Customised products (e.g. a sports shirt printed with a personalised name)
  • Orders totalling R5,000 or more
  • Orders being collected from our warehouse
  • Delivery addresses falling outside of our Mr D. Courier area

  • If your order is eligible for COD, it will be displayed as a payment option for you at checkout.

    Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 days. Learn more

    Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 Days


    Returns

    If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return the items to us in their original condition and packaging within 30 days of receipt and we will issue a credit which can be used to place a new order.

    Exchanges (Fashion, sportswear and shoes only)

    Wrong size? Don't quite like the colour? You can exchange your purchased item for a different size and/or colour up to 30 days from the day you received it, completely free of charge.

    The item must be unworn and unused (other than trials) with the original tags still attached. Packaging should be returned in an undamaged condition with the item

    When does this policy not apply?

    If the item is:
    • older than 30 days
    • opened, unsealed, used or missing any accessories
    • a digital product such as an eBook, electronic voucher, gaming code or other digital download;
    • an audio or video recording or computer software that has been unsealed;
    • a newspaper, periodical or magazine;
    • a foodstuff, beverage, or other product intended for everyday consumption;
    • a nursing or maternity product that has been unsealed, including (but not limited to) breast pumps, bottles, formula, maternity underwear, nappies and wipes;
    • a beauty product or fragrance which has been used; or
    • a product which has been personalised for you or made to your specifications.

    Find out more about Exchanges & Returns


    Top FBI profiler, Special Agent Illeana Scott (Academy Award-winner ANGELINA JOLIE) doesn't rely on traditional crime-solving techniques to unravel the mysteries of a murderous mind. Her intuitive, unconventional approach often makes the crucial difference between catching a killer and sending a dead-end case to the cold file. When Montreal detectives handling a local homicide investigation reluctantly ask for an outsider's help to get inside the head of a cunning serial killer, Agent Scott joins the case. With meticulous insight, she theorizes that the chameleon-like killer is "life-jacking" — assuming the lives and identities of his victims.

    Categories
    DramaActionThrillerCrimeMovies
    Rating
    16V
    Number of Discs
    1
    Format
    DVD
    TV System
    PAL
    Country
    South Africa
    Region
    1. 2
    Barcode
    6003805038951
    Directors
    1. D.J. Caruso
    Title
    Taking Lives (2004) - (DVD)
    Actors
    1. Angelina Jolie
    2. Ethan Hawke
    3. Kiefer Sutherland
    Year
    2004
    Running Time
    99
    Studio
    Warner

    Sean, DURBAN. 3 September 2004

    There seems to be two versions out for this movie. The theatrical version and an unrated version which I've heard is much better. I got to watch the theatrical version and even though there were some deleted scenes, I doubt those could be the ones included on the unrated disc.

    The first 10 minutes of the movie was really interesting and kept me engaged the whole time. Same goes for the last 10 to 15 minutes of the movie. The hour that was left was nothing special...just same old "trying to track the killer" stuff. I'm a bit disappointed with the mid section because I think they could have made this a much better and more interesting movie, as the whole concept of the film itself is really interesting. The love angle in the movie did not bother as much as most critics overseas complained about. I could see why it was necessary.
    As for the acting, I thought the supporting cast was much better than the main actors. Angelina's lips were doing a good job (they can make a whole movie just about her lips, I would watch it). Ethan Hawke started to annoy me a little bit. But the best of the rest had to be the wise ass tough guy French detective played by Oliver Martinez (bad guy from Swat and French guy in Unfaithful). He should have played a bigger role. As for Kiefer Sutherland....well, I think he has about 3 to 5 minutes of screen time.

    Overall I did enjoy the film and it did keep me engaged at times. While watching the movie I couldn't help but notice flashbacks from Seven (opening credits, crashing the door). One or two good boo-scares in there as well. Nothing really new to add to the genre but worth a look.

    Region details

    DVD Region 2

    Region 2 - Europe (except Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus), Middle East, Egypt, Japan, South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, Greenland, French Overseas departments and territories.

    R 39

    Shop by Department