Talking Movies: Liam Neeson returns to action role in Taken 2
11 October 2012 Last updated at 00:55 BST
Taken 2, which had a strong opening at the US box office, has given actor Liam Neeson another opportunity to show off his skills as an action star.
Neeson spoke to Talking Movies about why he likes doing action roles and how - aged 60 - he would like to see the Hollywood studios make more films for people his age.
Tom Brook reports.
Talking Movies is broadcast on BBC World News on Saturday at 13:30 GMT and Sunday at 00:30, 07:30 and 20:30 GMT.