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The Cold Light of Day

A simple family vacation in Spain turns into a nightmare for Will Shaw (Henry Cavill) after his family is kidnapped. Nor is there anyone he can trust to help him once Will discovers his dad (Bruce Willis) is really a CIA operative. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: D+
Violence: D
Sexual Content: A-
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 93
Theater Release: 07 Sep 2012
Video Release: 28 Jan 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Cold Light of Day is rated PG-13: for intense sequences of violence and action, and language.

Director: Mabrouk El Mechri
Cast: Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis, Sigourney Weaver, Joseph Mawle
Studio: 2012 Summit Entertainment
Website: Official site for The Cold Light of Day.

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