Tag: Russell Crowe

Gladiator Review

Gladiator opens with a massive battle between the Romans and the last of a barbarian horde. It is seven minutes in, and director Ridley Scott has the audience in …

State of Play Review

State of Play’s lead character is Cal McAffrey (Russell Crowe), a scruffy-looking reporter for the Washington Globe. He has shared a longtime with Congressman Stephen Collins (Ben Affleck), a …

3:10 to Yuma (2007) Review

With such a massive number of westerns out there, it takes something special to stand out. 3:10 to Yuma, a remake of a 1957 film, brings strong casting and …

Body of Lies Review

Ridley Scott yet again takes Russell Crowe under his wing, directing him in Body of Lies. This time, it’s another trip for Hollywood to the Middle East and the …