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'Criminal Minds': Shemar Moore on violence, video games and 'Django Unchained'

On CBS' Wednesday drama "Criminal Minds," Shemar Moore plays FBI Agent Derek Morgan, one of the FBI profiling team that heads out each week from the Behavioral Analysis Unit at Quantico, Va., to hunt down killers -- usually serial killers.With the current debate raging about the effect of on-screen violence on incidents of real-world violence, "Criminal Minds" would seem to be a natural target of the anti-violence, anti-gun movement.Not so fast, says Moore."If you watch our show," he tells Zap2it, "we don't show any violence. It's a very dark world that we're in, and there are blood spatters and dead people and cut throats and things like that. It's a nasty world that we're depicting, but it's real. This stuff does happen somewhere in the world."But if you watch our show, we'll show you the hand going up in the air, but we'll never show you it making impact. We'll always cut away from it,...


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