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Law Abiding Citizen

Rated R for strong bloody brutal violence and torture, a scene of rape, and pervasive language.

R In Theaters 10/16/2009 , 108min.
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Plot & Details

Jamie Foxx stars as an assistant DA who finds himself at the mercy of a spiteful vigilante (Gerard Butler) hell-bent on avenging the death of his wife and daughter, whose murderers are set free due to legal loopholes. F. Gary Gray (The Italian Job) directs from a script by Frank Darabont and Kurt Wimmer.

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