This movie is witty and features an interesting plot but the language and violence crosses our acceptable levels of family-friendly viewing.
A man accused of murder asks for Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise), an ex-military investigator. Reacher winds up working with a beautiful defense lawyer and the case becomes more and more interesting with some unusual twists and turns. Unfortunately, due to the above mentioned language and violence issues, we are unable to award this one our Dove Seal.
Sex: Some sexual comments; a woman comes on to a man and makes a comment that he is supposed to start groping her.
Language: GD-1; G/OMG-4; J-6; For C's Sake-1; F-1; D-4; H-9; S-10; A-2; Slut-1; Slang for female genitalia-1; PO-1; SOB-1; S*ck it-1
Violence: Several people are shot and killed although little blood is seen; a character is beaten up; two men fight; photo of woman with pool of blood under her; a woman is punched and suffocated.
Drugs: Bar scenes and drinking; drug paraphernalia seen in home including a bong.
Nudity: Woman wearing G-string is shown and rear cheeks are seen; cleavage; shirtless man; bare midriff.
Other: A grieving father is shown; death and sorrow.