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Tyler Perry's "Alex Cross" Gets A Rating From The MPAA (Expect Sexual Content & Nudity)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act March 21, 2012 at 2:21PM

OMG I'm absolutely shocked! I didn't at all see this coming AT ALL!
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OMG I'm absolutely shocked! I didn't at all see this coming AT ALL!

That's sarcasm for those who sometimes have trouble readily identifying it :)

Tyler Perry's Alex Cross, which Summit is releasing on October 26th this year, has been given a PG13 rating by the MPAA for "violence including disturbing images, sexual content, language, drug references, and nudity," according to Box Office Mojo.

Oh shit... nudity in a Tyler Perry movie? Sexual content? Nice!

More sarcasm...

Seriously though, I guess I'm just out of touch, but when did nudity and sexual content become OK for the MPAA's PG13 rating? I'm trying to think of a PG13 movie in which there was nudity of any kind. Help me out...

I just hope they don't title the film Tyler Perry's Alex Cross.

As I've said before, despite all the jokes, I'm genuinely curious about this flick; I have absolutely zero idea of what to expect from Tyler Perry in his first action/thriller hero role; how will audiences receive him? Who knows. We'll find out soon enough; I expect a trailer to drop any day now, even if it's just a teaser. We'll get some idea shortly.

In the meantime, we'll just have to be content with this behind-the-scenes footage we posted last fall:


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