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I, Alex Cross

PG-13| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
Alex Cross (Tyler Perry) works as a detective/psychologist for the Detroit Police Department along with his lifelong friend, Tommy Kane (Edward Burns), and detective Monica Ashe (Rachel Nichols). Cross' latest case puts him on a collision course with Picasso (Matthew Fox), a cunning serial killer whose ultimate target is multinational industrialist Giles Mercier (Jean Reno). Cross must find a way inside Picasso's head not only to catch the killer but also to stem the violent urges Cross feels.

Cast: Tyler Perry , Matthew Fox , Edward Burns , Rachel Nichols , Jean Reno , Cicely Tyson , Carmen Ejogo , Giancarlo Esposito

Director: Rob L. Cohen

Genres: Action, Mystery, Thriller

Distributor: Summit Entertainment

I, Alex Cross (2012)

Release Date: October 26th, 2012|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • There is one thing interesting about Alex Cross, and if you miss this, you've missed the whole movie. It's not the story - it's worse than mediocre. It's not the lead actor - nothing wrong with Tyler Perry, but as an action star he's no Vin Diesel. And it's not the dialogue, which has a clunker every other scene. It's the direction. Notice the direction. Alex Cross is a good example of what a seriously talented director can do with a heaping pile of garbage. show more

  • It neglects, for one thing, to make any sense. show more

  • Though they lack chemistry as a team, it's gratifying to see both Perry and Burns stretching in ways they haven't before. show more

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'Alex Cross' Movie Poster: Tyler Perry And Matthew Fox Play Cat And Mouse (EXCLUSIVE)

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Jessie Heyman on June 25, 2012

"Don't Ever Cross Alex Cross" reads the debut poster for (wait for it) "Alex Cross."The psychological thriller imagines Tyler Perry as the titular homicide detective who's engaged in an epic game of c...

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