Excerpt: In a world full of high-tech security and police work, the obvious has become secondary. We need DNA evidence, because fingerprints no longer exist. At least, that’s what The Next Three Days apparently wants us to believe, introducing a gaping plot hole with regards to a bump key that goes...
Summary: As a brainless action movie, 'The Next Three Days' does a good job at keeping your attention. If that's all you want, then this is the movie for you. However, John's plight, and his descent into the criminal world, are the more fascinating aspects of this movie, ones which are completely left in the...
Conclusion: The Next Three Days is a lot like an amusement park experience in Anaheim or Orlando. You wait around for a seemingly interminable time, and then you get a few minutes of rip-roaring roller coaster action.
Excerpt: The Next Three Days isn’t a prison break movie. It’s a heist movie in which the stakes are higher than they’ve ever been in any other robbery. What John Brennan (Russell Crowe) sets out to steal is more precious than any amount of money or gold. He’s stealing his wife.
Excerpt: "The Next Three Days" is an arrogant American remake of a first-rate French film. However, the elegance of the original is completely lost in translation. Absurd, implausible, boring and disconnected are words that come to mind to describe this pretentious mishmash.
Conclusion: L’amore prepotente del marito nei confronti della moglie non basta a giustificare e soprattutto a rendere credibile la sua sicurezza operativa e le virtù di osservazione dell’uomo non bastano a pianificare la fuga con tanta precisione.
Conclusion: Pittsburghissa asuvan pariskunnan elämä kääntyy päälaelleen, kun vaimo joutuu äkkiarvaamatta syytteeseen murhasta. Monien valituksien jälkeen näyttää selvältä, ettei vapaus koita ainakaan oikeusteitse. Valtaosa elokuvasta kuluukin vaimon vankilapaon valmisteluihin, joita mies tekee vapaudesta käsin.