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The Next Three Days (2010)

PG-13 | | Crime, Drama, Romance | 19 November 2010 (USA)
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A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder.

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Cast

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Mick Brennan
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Jenna
Toby Green ...
Three Year Old Luke
Tyler Green ...
Three Year Old Luke
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Elizabeth Gesas
Alissa Haggis ...
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Storyline

Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she was seen leaving the scene of the crime and her fingerprints were on the murder weapon. Her husband, John would spend the next few years trying to get her released, but there's no evidence that negates the evidence against her. And when the strain of being separated from her family, especially her son, gets to her, John decides to break her out. So he does a lot of research to find a way. Written by [email protected]

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Lose who you are to save what you love. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, drug material, language, some sexuality and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

19 November 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Tout pour elle  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,542,779, 21 November 2010, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$21,148,651

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$67,448,651
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The telephone and fax numbers on the labwork are the actual numbers for Med-Health Services in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, a real medical lab facility. See more »

Goofs

When John and Lara leave the hospital running from Pittsburgh police, they are suddenly in Downtown Pittsburgh. But in reality, they were in a hospital in Oakland, which is a few miles from Downtown. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
David: Please, get me to a hospital. I can't breathe. I...
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Connections

References Papillon (1973) See more »

Soundtracks

Be the One
Written by Moby (as Richard Melville Hall)
Performed by Moby
Courtesy of Little Idiot
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User Reviews

 
Heart-stoppingly good!
27 February 2011 | by See all my reviews

Had read some positive / negative reviews so wasn't sure what to expect.

I cannot believe how emotional this film was! The beginning is good - we find out who everyone is and how everyone got to where they are, nothing especially exciting but well-written and acted. Then the film kicks into gear with the escape.

Honestly, I was actually shaking at one point with nerves because I wasn't sure if they would make it or not.

People criticising films for not being believable should go and watch documentaries.

This film was exciting, had excellent music, was well acted and the positives FAR outweighed any negatives.

Definitely glad I watched this.

9/10


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