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PG-13| 2 hr. 13 min.

Plot Summary
Life for John and Lara Brennan (Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks) is miserable after she is convicted of a murder she says she did not commit. Three years later while struggling with the demands of work and raising his son alone, John is still trying to establish her innocence. When her final appeal is rejected, Lara becomes suicidal, forcing John to exercise the only option he has left: Break her out of prison.

Cast: Russell Crowe , Elizabeth Banks , Brian Dennehy , Lennie James , Olivia Wilde , Ty Simpkins , Helen Carey , Liam Neeson

Director: Paul Haggis

Genres: Thriller, Action, Drama

Distributor: Lionsgate Films

The Next Three Days (2010)

Release Date: November 19th, 2010|2 hr. 13 min.

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fan reviews ( 28 )
  • 38
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    It's damn hard to enjoy a thriller when you don't, won't, can't believe a word of it. show more

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    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    If The Next Three Days were just a little more mindless, it might have been more joyful. show more

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    Scott Bowles USA Today

    Far-fetched is fine in most action flicks. And it would work here if Days were a straightforward police story. show more

  • April 17, 2013 bawestray
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    Great movie and it keeps you guessing right up to the last minute. Good to see more than once.

  • November 23, 2011 spierce861
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    I think Russell Crowe was magnifiicent in this. I wish a man loved me that much!!

  • April 24, 2011 xxkroegerrkoxx
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    Loved it.

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Mr Moviefone on Nov 18th, 2010 6:00PM

In 'The Next Three Days' Russell Crowe plots to break his wife out of jail after she is convicted of murder. See if Mr. Moviefone is "in" or "out" of this tense action-thriller....

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