Released Date
October 16, 2009
Distributor
Overture Films
Genre
Thriller
Rating
R
Budget
$50,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$73,357,727 + $54,586,481 = $127,944,208
53

Jamie Foxx

as Nicholas Rice

50

Regina Hall

as Kelly Rice

51

Gerard Butler

as Clyde Alexander Shelton

46

Leslie Bibb

as Sarah Lowell

48

Michael Irby

as Detective Garza

58

Christian Stolte

as Clarence James Darby

68

Colm Meaney

as Detective Dunnigan

71

Bruce McGill

as Jonas Cantrell

73

Gregory Itzin

as Warden Inger

About Law Abiding Citizen

A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free.

About

After the brutal murder of his wife and children and the murderer responsible for their deaths being set free, a man gets his revenge on the murderer and those responsible for letting a guilty man free. 

Trivia

The film was shot in Philadelphia, where the story takes place. The film almost received a NC-17 rating for violence.