• The Next Three Days (2010)

The Next Three Days

Release Date: November 19th, 2010

DVD Release Date: March 8th, 2011

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: Action , Thriller , Drama

Production Co: Lionsgate Films, Hwy 61 Films

Distributors: Lionsgate Films

Keywords: 2000s, Husband, Suspenseful, Murder, Fall, Son, Prison, Rescue, Wife, Pursuit

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Stephanie ZacharekMovieline

    The plot is worked out with care, and it takes its time, unapologetically, in a manner that's perfectly suited to thinking adults. The whole enterprise reeks of class. show more

  • 75
    Kyle SmithNew York Post

    I didn't buy how The Next Three Days plays out - but I almost bought it, and that's good enough for a thriller. show more

  • 50
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Although involving, this remake of a recent French film never reaches the anticipated heights of excitement and suspense. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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