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Alex Cross

Overview


Genre :

Action, Thriller, Drama

Release Date :

October 19, 2012

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Rob Cohen

Starring :

Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox, Edward Burns, Jean Reno, Rachel Nichols, Giancarlo Esposito, John C. McGinley, Cicely Tyson, Chad Lindberg, Carmen Ejogo

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  Be the 1st!

2 of 5

“..with the climactic battle filmed so poorly it's difficult to tell what's going on..”
by Randy Cordova [Arizona Republic]
“..Tyler Perry can't elevate this lackluster thriller..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
“..the director acquits himself on the action front, but makes the simple procedural elements feel wooden and melodramatic, particularly in sappy home-life scenes..”
by Peter Debruge [Variety]
“..it's worse than mediocre..”
by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]
2 of 4

“..badly directed, suspense-free film with its unintentionally laughable dialogue..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Pete Hammond [Boxoffice Magazine]
2 of 4
Reviewed by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
0.5 of 4
Reviewed by Chris Cabin [Slant Magazine]
0.5 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
Reviewed by Betsy Sharkey [LA Times]
Reviewed by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]

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