actor: Russell Crowe

The Mummy (2017)

June 9, 2017
"The Mummy (2017)" is a movie on an epic scale, a spectacle that is a little bit "Indiana Jones" and a return to some of the themes of the previous Mummy movies. This one stars Tom Cruise as Nick Morton, a thief who is after antiquities to turn them quickly on the black market. He steals a map from [...]

The Nice Guys

May 20, 2016
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R, PG-13 and PG-13 Horror rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative [...]

Noah

March 28, 2014
There is no doubt in the movie that God is the creator of the universe and of man. Noah (Russell Crowe) even presents the story of creation to his family and this was nice to see in the film. Crowe does a credible job playing Noah although the plot does steer off in some unusual directions, [...]

Winters Tale

February 14, 2014
"Winter's Tale" is a romantic/drama that takes place in early New York. Angels and Demons as well as the eternal fight between good and evil take center stage in this story of love, loss and purpose. The premise is that everyone has a miracle to give and receive. When Peter Lake falls in love [...]

Man of Steel (2013)

June 14, 2013
In the latest re-boot of the Superman movies, we open with a grown Clark who is still searching for clues to his past. As we are brought along, we witness flashbacks of his youth and see how difficult it was for him to control his powers because his earthly father believed that the world was not [...]

Broken City

January 18, 2013
Although actors Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe chew up the scenery when they act together and play well off of each other the number of profanities pile up quickly in this film. They are uttered often and throughout the entire movie. Crowe plays the Mayor of New York City who is campaigning for [...]

Les Miserables (2012)

December 25, 2012
Here is a depressing story for bored viewers on Christmas day. This is a movie version abbreviated from the musical "Les Miserables." While the songs and drama come straight from the popular Broadway show, the cast is from Hollywood. In the first part of the film the viewer is treated to actors [...]

The Man with the Iron Fists

November 2, 2012
Effective January 1st, 2009, The Dove Foundation Review Team has ceased reviewing all NC-17 rated movies and certain extraordinarily explicit R-rated films. This decision was reached due to the fact that Dove reviewers are parents or grandparents with conservative values. As such, we feel that we [...]

The Next Three Days

November 19, 2010
To the filmmakers' credit, this picture does hold one's attention. It is over two hours long. Russell Crowe gives a strong performance in portraying an obsessed man, a husband who loves his wife dearly and believes in her innocence when she winds up in prison with a murder rap. He does everything [...]

Robin Hood

May 14, 2010
Russell Crowe plays Robin as a grim, quiet but doggedly determined character. He occasionally allows himself a light moment and smiles. When it is decided he must sleep in the same room as Lady Marion, in order to pull off a ruse that he is her husband so she doesn't lose her land due to her newly [...]