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Tyler Perry's Madea Goes To Jail

Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, drug content, some violence and sexual situations.

PG-13 In Theaters 02/20/2009 , 103min.
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Plot & Details

Tyler Perry transitions another one of his hit plays to the big screen with this adaptation of Madea Goes to Jail. The successful filmmaker stars once again as the mischief-prone older woman whose exploits this time lead her to jail, where she befriends and reforms a prostitute named Candy (The Cosby Show's Keshia Knight Pulliam).
  • MPAA Rating: PG-13
  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Run Time: 103min.
  • Theatrical Release Date: 02/20/2009
  • DVD Release Date: 06/16/2009
  • Distributor(s): Lionsgate
  • Director(s): Tyler Perry
  • Starring: Tyler Perry , Keshia Knight Pulliam , Derek Luke , Tamela Mann
  • Themes: Inner City Blues,Eccentric Families,Lawyers,Prostitutes,Rape & Sexual Abuse
  • Tone: Confrontational,Earnest,Madcap
  • Keywords: inmate, lawyer, troublemaker
  • Country of Origin: USA (02-20-2009)
  • Language: English

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