4 Russell Crowe Movies On Netflix And Amazon Prime Video Right Now
Fancy a Russell Crowe Cinematic Marathon? Check out these movies featuring the award-winning actor that are currently streaming. Crowe’s Oscar-winning 2001 tour Gladiator is not available for free on any streaming platform at the time of publication, however, a handful of its other films are.
1. Russell Crowe is a husband who tries to free his wife from prison in “The Next 3 Days” (Netflix)
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In this 2010 action-flick-meet-crime-drama film, Crowe plays a husband and father whose lives change when his wife, played by Elizabeth Banks, is charged with murder. Crowe’s character finds himself alone in caring for their young son.
Meanwhile, as his wife finds herself at the center of a high-profile murder trial, Crowe’s character firmly believes in his innocence. He goes to Damon Pennington (Liam Neeson), a former inmate who has written a book on prison escape, for advice on how to free his wife. What follows is Crowe who frees his wife and leads law enforcement in a massive manhunt.
Directed and written by Paul Haggis, The next three days Currently streaming on Netflix. Look for some nods to the 2008 Neeson movie, Takenand an appearance by Olivia Wilde.
2. ‘State of Play’ stars Russell Crowe as a reporter trying to solve a suspicious death (Netflix)
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Get ready for a star-studded ensemble in this 2009 dramatic thriller movie directed by Kevin Macdonald. It features performances by Crowe, Ben Affleck, Rachel McAdams, Helen Mirren and Robin Wright.
US Representative Stephen Collins (Affleck) has his political future ahead of him in Inventory. Until his involvement at the head of a defense spending committee linked him to the death of his research assistant. Gone are the dreams of becoming a candidate in the presidential race.
Crowe’s character Cal McAffrey is here to find out what really happened. He’s a reporter who happens to be friends with Collins. During the investigation of Della Frye (McAdams), McAffrey discovers that the death of Collins’ research assistant is far more important than anyone thought.
Inventory Currently streaming on Netflix. In addition to the actors who play the main roles, look for appearances of OzarkJason Bateman, Viola Davis, The blacklistHarry Lennix and Jeff Daniels.
3. Russell Crowe is a man with deadly road rage in “Unhinged” (Amazon Prime Video)
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Get a different perspective on road rage Imbalance, a 2020 psychological thriller. Rachel, played by Caren Pistorius, is late for work when things heat up between her and a stranger (Crowe) at a traffic light.
The incident, which Rachel doesn’t think much about, escalates quickly. Suddenly, she finds herself being pursued and tormented by Crowe’s character, doing all she can to stay alive, along with everyone she loves.
4. ‘Fathers & Daughters’ Stars Russell Crowe as Spirit Father (Amazon Prime Video)
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A departure from typical Crowe film roles, 2015 Fathers and daughters is a drama about a father-daughter relationship. Crowe plays Jake Davis, a Pulitzer-winning author who talks about being a single dad about his wife’s death.
Meanwhile, his adult daughter, Katie Davis (Amanda Seyfried), seeks to forge meaningful relationships as a major actor in her father’s award-winning book.
Crowe and Seyfried are the main ones but, according to IMDb, there are also supporting performances from Jane Fonda, Aaron Paul, Octavia Spencer and Diane Kruger.