August 14, 2010 05:16:41 GMT
When his seemingly perfect family is shaken after his wife is arrested for a murder, Crowe's John Brennan decides to do anything to rescue the woman he loves.
The first full trailer for "The Next Three Days" has been made available for viewing pleasure. Debuted by Yahoo! Movies, it sees the life of a seemingly perfect family which is turned upside down in a day when police rush in their house to arrest Lara, the wife of John Brennan and the mother of their kid, for a gruesome murder.
Despite her claim that she did not commit the crime, all evidences pointed to her. With the rejection of their final appeal, Lara becomes suicidal and John decides there is only one possible, bearable solution: to break his wife out of prison. With information from an ex-convict, John devises an elaborate escape plot and plunges into a dangerous and unfamiliar world, risking everything for the woman he loves.
Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks will be seen playing the couple, while Liam Neeson takes the role of the ex-con. Olivia Wilde, Jonathan Tucker and RZA also land roles in this crime thriller, which will also be filled with romantic sequences. Paul Haggis takes the directing duty in addition to writing the screenplay along with Fred Cavaye.
"The Next Three Days" will be dropped by Lionsgate Films in theaters across the nation on November 19.