Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection Madea, that soulful battle-ax, finally runs out of gas. In what sounds like the worst sitcom pilot of 1977, George (Eugene Levy), a disgraced CFO,… Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection Madea, that soulful battle-ax, finally runs out of gas. In what sounds like the worst sitcom pilot of 1977, George (Eugene Levy), a disgraced CFO,… 2012-06-29 PG-13 PT114M Eugene Levy Tyler Perry Lionsgate
Movie Review

Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection (2012)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
TYLER PERRY'S MADEA'S WITNESS PROTECTION Tyler Perry
TYLER PERRY'S MADEA'S WITNESS PROTECTION Tyler Perry
EW's GRADE
D+

Details Release Date: Jun 29, 2012; Rated: PG-13; Length: 114 Minutes; With: Eugene Levy and Tyler Perry; Distributor: Lionsgate

Madea, that soulful battle-ax, finally runs out of gas. In what sounds like the worst sitcom pilot of 1977, George (Eugene Levy), a disgraced CFO, is placed in Witness Protection — which means that he and his spoiled family have to hide out in Madea's house. But the culture clash fizzles. George's son asks for Wi-Fi, and Madea says, ''Sure, I can make you a waffle.'' That's one of the good jokes. D+

Originally posted Jul 04, 2012 Published in issue #1215 Jul 13, 2012 Order article reprints