The Washington Times-Herald

September 21, 2012

Movie preview: "Dredd"

Rated: R for strong bloody violence, language, drug use and some sexual content

Running time: 1 hr 36 min

Cast: Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey, Wood Harris, Langley Kirkwood

Plot: In the future, a sprawling urban jungle stretches from Boston to Washington D.C., and in order to keep the growing criminal element in check, police enforcers called "Judges" have been given the power of judge, jury, and executioner. Judge Dredd is the most feared of them all, delivering death sentences with impunity as he fights to rid the streets a powerful new drug that alters its user's perception of time.