Double cross is the th in the alex cross series and in my opinion the best yet. The adapted screenplay was written by marc moss and kerry williamson. Forensic psychologist alex cross travels to north carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim kate mctiernan to hunt down casanova, a serial killer who abducts strongwilled women and forces them to submit to his demands. Alex cross s wife, bree stone, must either solve the case or lose her position as the citys newly elevated chief of detectives. Just when alex crosss life is calming down, he is drawn back into the game to confront a. Based on the book of the same name by james patterson, and sequel to the 2012 movie alex cross.
Free download or read online cross pdf epub alex cross series book. Jun 27, 2012 alex cross follows the young homicide detectivepsychologist tyler perry, from the worldwide bestselling novels by james patterson, as he meets his match in a serial killer matthew fox. The alex cross series is a series of novels written by the prolific american author james patterson. An adaptation of the th book in james pattersons longstanding and highly successful series, double cross comes with this plot setup. Oct 18, 2012 tyler perry not idris elba for some strange unknown reason is alex cross. I dont doublecross audio im not going to go out there and be barbara walters, the nbc news host can be heard saying. Double cross double cross double cross by james patterson is the th of the books featuring alex cross. The th book in the series, double cross was published in 2008 and is officially described as follows. Originally written and produced by james patterson, the alex cross movie series has three book to movie adaptations over the last decade with the latest released in 2012. Alex cross sequel double cross in development oct 18, 2012. Alex cross was released in 2012 on friday, october 19, 2012 in nationwide movie theaters. Tyler perrys alex cross will get cross again in double cross.
Alex cross sequel double cross is already actively in the. Ive learned that the deal coming together will turn bestselling author james pattersons crime novel double cross into a 2nd movie starring tyler perry as the famous washington dc. For marketing purposes, the film title was changed to that of another patterson novel, i, alex cross. Tyler perry to play alex cross again in double cross. A leader has fallen, and alex cross joins the procession of mourners from capitol hill to the white house. Yet few including her onetime psychologist had any inkling of kays troubled past in the deep south. Double cross jun 16, 2017 alex jones releases phone call with megyn kelly. Alex cross doesnt follow any specific book title, but heres the synopsis for double cross. Tyler perry not idris elba for some strange unknown reason is alex cross. Double cross definition is to deceive by double dealing. There were 10 other movies released on the same date, including paranormal activity 4, brooklyn castle and bigfoot. Everything you need to know about double cross movie.
On december 2, 2007 double cross became the number 1 best seller in the new york times. The sequel will have the detective facing another serial killer that has the whole city on edge as he taunts. Tyler perry and james patterson finalizing alex cross film. Adding to alexs troubles is the escape from prison by his arch nemesis. The adaptation of the middle school novel by patterson for middle grade students came out in theaters in 2016. Alex cross is a specialist in forensic psychology, originally working for the washington dc police department and later as an fbi senior agent. That is until a senators daughter is kidnapped and the criminal will only deal with alex. The first edition of the novel was published in november th 2006, and was written by james patterson. Double cross will be based on james pattersons th book, which was published in 2008. What is the chronological order of the alex cross books. Alex crosss wife, bree stone, must either solve the case or lose her position as the citys newly elevated chief of detectives. Then a snipers bullet strikes a target in the heart of d.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading double cross alex cross book. However, the film was cancelled after alex cross did not perform well at the box office. Deadline reports that perry and patterson have all but sealed the deal on the alex cross sequel, double cross. James pattersons alex cross series hachette book group. Experiencing insurmountable guilt, he retires from working in the field. Adding to alex s troubles is the escape from prison by his arch nemesis. I hope youre sitting down for this one guys because, a report just hit the web stating that a sequel to alex cross starring tyler perry, is apparently in the works, even though the first film of the tyler perry era hasnt been released yet its out this weekend. If youre unfamiliar with the series, detective cross is an expert detective, who catches every criminal. Until kay willinghams shocking murder inside a luxury limousine, the georgetown socialite, philanthropist, and exwife of the sitting vicepresident led a public life. Nov, 2007 double cross is the th in the alex cross series and in my opinion the best yet.
That is until a senators daughter is kidnapped and. With tyler perry, matthew fox, rachel nichols, edward burns. Alex cross faces the most cunning, psychotic killer of his career in the blockbuster james patterson novel that inspired a major motion picture. Police department when an unknown shooter gunned down his wife in front of him. Four years prior to the beginning of the story, kyle craig is sent to prison for his crimes in roses are red and. A homicide detective is pushed to the brink of his moral and physical limits as he tangles with a ferociously skilled hired killer who specializes in torture and pain. Tyler perry and james patterson finalize deal for alex. I will meet his soul at the gates of hell before i let him take a person that i love away from me. Double cross deals with the hunt for a brutal serial killer that may have more connections to alex cross than he bargained for. The series of books is in the mystery crime and thriller genres. Rob cohens action film is based on a book series by james patterson and centers on a. Tyler perry and james patterson finalize deal for alex cross. Prior to the film alex cross 2012 release, it was announced that double cross would be adapted into a film, with tyler perry reprising the role. Double cross alex cross book kindle edition by patterson, james.
Just when alex thought his life was calming down into a routine of patients and therapy sessions, he. Child of darkness, child of light tv movie, 1991 adapted from the 1980 novel virgin. Everything you need to know about alex cross movie 2012. Like many successful movies, alex cross was initially a book series. The screenplay, however, is a very loose adaptation, based on cross. How many of james pattersons novels have been turned into. James patterson double cross double cross by james patterson is the th of the books featuring alex cross. Doublecross definition is to deceive by doubledealing.
Alexs need for someone is murdering hollywoods alist, and alex. Alex cross 2012 rob cohen synopsis, characteristics. Even if you are not an alex cross fan, you will enjoy this thriller by james patterson. Each book in the series is a whole story with a beginning and an ending, however there are references to prior stories in the series. Four years prior to the beginning of the story, kyle craig is sent to prison for his crimes in roses are red and violets are blue and swears revenge upon. Alex cross is a 2012 american crime thriller film directed by rob cohen and starring tyler perry as the title character and matthew fox as the villain picasso. Oct 18, 2012 the th book in the series, double cross was published in 2008 and is officially described as follows. It is based on the novel cross by james patterson and the third installment of the alex cross film series, which was considered as a reboot of the series. Doublecross definition of doublecross by merriamwebster. Along came a spider is the first novel in the alex cross series. Released october 19th, 2012, alex cross stars tyler perry, matthew fox, edward burns, rachel nichols the pg movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 41 min, and received a score of 30 out of 100. Alex cross is the lead character in the alex cross series of novels by novelist james patterson. Psychiatrist alex cross tracks down a pair of ruthless killers desperate for attention.
A lawman is torn between justice and personal vengeance in this action drama. Rob cohens action film is based on a book series by james patterson and centers on a homicide detective that is pursuing a serial killer. Alex cross movies in order like many successful movies, alex cross was initially a book series. Double cross is the th novel in the alex cross series featuring detective alex cross by james patterson. Sequel to alex cross based on double cross already in the. Alex cross tyler perry is a detective and forensic psychologist who works for the detroit police department with his partner tommy kane edward burns and promising rookie monica ashe rachel nichols.
Another movie in the alex cross series, morgan freeman returns as the titular psychologist and detective. The main characters of this mystery, fiction story are alex cross. The first in the novel series is along came a spider published in 1993. On december 2, 2007 double cross became the number 1 best seller in the new york times plot. It is based on the novel cross by james patterson and the third installment of the alex cross film series, which was.
This novel gives the reader double excitement with not one but two maniacs after alex cross. Alex cross vice, tyler perrys a madea family funeral. A cop who must stop a psychopath matthew fox on a killing spree. This novel was rereleased in 2000 as cradle and all. After its release on november, 2007, this novel made it to the number 1 spot on the nyt bestsellers list. Alex cross follows the young homicide detectivepsychologist tyler perry, from the worldwide bestselling novels by james patterson, as he meets his match in a serial killer matthew fox. Just when alex cross s life is calming down, he is drawn. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 393 pages and is available in hardcover format. He thinks the only reason shes found guilty of the crime is because of her skin color, but hes in for a surprise. Tyler perry trades fake boobs for real guns in alex cross trailer. The screenplay was originally based on the james patterson novel cross. Jul 12, 2019 another movie in the alex cross series, morgan freeman returns as the titular psychologist and detective.
Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. The role of main character alex cross was also taken up, played by tyler perry in the 2012 film titled alex cross. When we first meet ben, hes trying a case for a black woman named gracie who is accused of murder. Written by the wellknown mystery author james patterson, the alex cross books are among the most popular mystery series written to date, many of which have been made into acclaimed movies, including kiss the girls with morgan freeman playing alex cross and ashley judd. Tyler perry will cross alex cross again in a double cross. Author james patterson introduced the alex cross character in 1993, with the first book in the series,along came a spider. In typical james patterson style the chapters are short, intense and so. You might think that if alex cross isnt a blockbuster this weekend then double cross will be kiboshed, but this is the kind of low budget movie that wont need much to make back. In typical james patterson style the chapters are short, intense and so easy to follow it makes you just want to keep on reading.222 762 241 1607 613 1353 227 490 800 122 451 483 1024 975 1252 727 89 150 1465 1086 43 697 1594 1336 515 126 365 1619 1639 756 991 1040 1489 335 894 1379 1346 781 738 503 1479 839 127 730 461 1468 253 137 165