History Film / Abduction

1st Jan '18 7:31:27 PM nombretomado
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* ArbitrarilyLargeBankAccount: Gilly, Nathan's friend who scores him fake [=IDs=], train tickets, ''game-day playoff tickets'', and large sums of cash in short order. [[{{Headscratchers}} What on earth is this kid involved in to give him such fluid resources at his age?]]

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* ArbitrarilyLargeBankAccount: Gilly, Nathan's friend who scores him fake [=IDs=], train tickets, ''game-day playoff tickets'', and large sums of cash in short order. [[{{Headscratchers}} [[Headscratchers/HomePage What on earth is this kid involved in to give him such fluid resources at his age?]]
30th Aug '17 11:01:51 AM HalcyonDayz
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* ArbitrarilyLargeBankAccount: Gilly, Nathan's friend who scores him fake ID's, train tickets, ''game-day playoff tickets'', and large sums of cash in short order. [[{{Headscratchers}} What on earth is this kid involved in to give him such fluid resources at his age?]]
* ArtisticLicenseLaw: Nathan's birth certificate says "State of Pennsylvania", but Pennsylvania is a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commonwealth#U.S._states Commonweath]]. Also, Nathan rides around on his motorcycle without a helmet - but PA laws say you ''must'' wear one until you are 21 years of age.

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* ArbitrarilyLargeBankAccount: Gilly, Nathan's friend who scores him fake ID's, [=IDs=], train tickets, ''game-day playoff tickets'', and large sums of cash in short order. [[{{Headscratchers}} What on earth is this kid involved in to give him such fluid resources at his age?]]
* ArtisticLicenseLaw: Nathan's birth certificate says "State of Pennsylvania", but Pennsylvania is a [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commonwealth#U.S._states Commonweath]].Commonwealth]]. Also, Nathan rides around on his motorcycle without a helmet - but PA laws say you ''must'' wear one until you are 21 years of age.
30th Aug '17 11:00:58 AM HalcyonDayz
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* ChekhovsGun: The baseball tickets, the fake IDs, the phone in Martin's apartment.

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* ChekhovsGun: The baseball tickets, the fake IDs, [=IDs=], the phone in Martin's apartment.
17th Jul '17 3:51:18 AM Morgenthaler
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A 2011 action movie starring Creator/TaylorLautner, Creator/LilyCollins, Creator/AlfredMolina, and Creator/SigourneyWeaver and produced by Creator/{{Lionsgate}}.

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A 2011 action movie directed by Creator/JohnSingleton, starring Creator/TaylorLautner, Creator/LilyCollins, Creator/AlfredMolina, and Creator/SigourneyWeaver and produced by Creator/{{Lionsgate}}.
13th Jan '17 6:51:22 AM LarryMullen
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* AngstWhatAngst: After finding out that he was adopted, watching his parents die, and being on the run from trained killers for a day, Nathan calls it "a pretty exciting first date" and makes out with Karen.
2nd Nov '16 4:00:42 AM Morgenthaler
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* UsefulNotes/{{Pittsburgh}}: Look for The August Wilson Center for the Performing Arts, the rotunda to the old Union Train Station (next to the East Busway bus rapid transit (BRT) line on a former rail route), the Amtrak Station, and of course the climax at PNC Park.
2nd Nov '16 3:59:29 AM Morgenthaler
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* CaliforniaDoubling: The movie is set and filmed in UsefulNotes/{{Pittsburgh}}, but Pittsburgh also stands in for Virginia. A corridor in the August Wilson Center for the Preforming Arts doubles as CIA headquarters.
17th Jul '16 5:19:26 PM igordebraga
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* NeverTrustATitle: The movie is called ''Abduction'', so guess who gets/got abducted! Give up? ''Nobody.'' Karen gets very temporarily kidnapped while on the train, but hardly enough so to qualify for the title.



* IThoughtThatWas: The movie is called "Abduction", so guess who gets/got abducted! Give up? ''Nobody.'' Karen gets very temporarily kidnapped while on the train, but hardly enough so to qualify for the title.
15th Jun '16 9:33:36 PM TheUsualSuspect
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* AngstWhatAngst: After finding out that he was adopted, watching his parents die, and being on the run from trained killers for a day, Nathan calls it "a pretty exciting first date" and makes out with Karen.



* ChekhovsGun: The baseball tickets, the fake IDs, the phone in Martin's apartment.



* UsefulNotes/{{Pittsburgh}}: Look for The August Wilson Center for the Preforming Arts, the rotunda to the old Union Train Station (next to the East Busway bus rapid transit (BRT) line on a former rail route), the Amtrak Station, and of course the climax at PNC Park.

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* TheMole: [[spoiler: Frank is on the list of people who sold state secrets]]. It has much less bearing on the plot than you'd think.
* UsefulNotes/{{Pittsburgh}}: Look for The August Wilson Center for the Preforming Performing Arts, the rotunda to the old Union Train Station (next to the East Busway bus rapid transit (BRT) line on a former rail route), the Amtrak Station, and of course the climax at PNC Park.
29th Apr '15 2:18:07 AM Morgenthaler
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It was largely panned by critics, who considered it to be beneath the standard action movie because of Taylor Lautner's dreadful performance.
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