FIRST LOOK: Matthew Fox, Tyler Perry & Ed Burns in James Patterson's ALEX CROSS
Published: May 18, 2012 - 6:27am
The upcoming prequel/reboot for the film franchise based on the popular character from Patterson's hit crime novels will be distributed by Summit Entertainment and released in theaters October 26th, 2012.
Crusading Detective/Psychologist ALEX CROSS (Tyler Perry) meets his match against the psychotic, mob hit man, MICHAEL SULLIVAN aka THE BUTCHER. As Cross investigates the hit man's gruesome murders, Sullivan decides to send him a deadly message by murdering his wife in cold blood. Now enraged, Cross vows to hunt down the killer if it's the last thing he does. However, Sullivan is a serial killing mastermind and continues to evade Cross while pushing him to an ethical breaking point as a cop and father. As Cross closes in on the killer, he discovers evidence that points to the unimaginable--a revelation that could change everything. With unstoppable action, and unforeseeable twists, this suspenseful action thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat.
Alex Cross is directed by Rob Cohen (The Fast and the Furious) and stars Tyler Perry, Ed Burns, Matthew Fox, Rachel Nichols, Jean Reno, Giancarlo Esposito and John C. McGinley. Marc Moss (Along Came a Spider) and Kerry Williamson wrote the screenplay, adapting Patterson’s 2006 novel Cross.