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Alex Cross

Tyler Perry plays Alex Cross, a detective who is trying to stop a heinous killer that enjoys inflicting pain on his victims before he murders them. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D
Violence: D-
Sexual Content: C-
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: D+
Run Time: 100
Theater Release: 19 Oct 2012
Video Release: 04 Feb 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Alex Cross is rated PG-13: for violence including disturbing images, sexual content, language, drug references, and nudity.

Director: Rob Cohen
Cast: Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox, Rachel Nichols, Edward Burns
Studio: 2012 Summit Entrainment

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Actor Tyler Perry closets his Madea alter ego to play a gritty police detective on the hunt for a psychotic killer in the action thriller Alex Cross.

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Why Is Alex Cross Rated PG-13?

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