Abduction is easily one of the worst films of 2011. With horrible acting, laughable dialogue and an incoherent plot line, the film moves along with passable action sequences but lacks any substance.
The script was so bad that even some of the best actors working today, Sigourney Weaver and Alfred Molina, look terrible in the film. There were moments where Weaver was delivering dialogue as if she was reading cue cards on Saturday Night Live. I felt like I could see her eyes reading. It honestly felt like she wasn’t even in the same room with Taylor Lautner or other actors while delivering her dialogue. This is obviously the fault of the editor because it’s cut so poorly that her dialogue seems unnatural. For an actress who has been nominated for three Academy Awards, it was shocking to see this. Continue reading