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Russell Crowe action movies

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The film actor from New Zealand, Russell Crowe was born on April 7 in 1964 as Russell Ira Crowe. He started his career as an action movie actor, in 1992 from the film Romper Stomper (he was just 28 years old).

Russell Crowe acted in 13 action movies and starred in 13 of them. His legendary and most popular action movie is Noah, which was released in 2014 and Russell Crowe acted as Noah. This movie was directed by Darren Aronofsky Another his notable movie is Oscar Award winning movie Gladiator, released in 2000. MTV award winning action movie is Gladiator, released in 2000. Golden Globe award winnig action movie is Gladiator, released in 2000.

And now lets tallk about money. Interesting, that his highest grossing action movie is Gladiator (domestic gross: $187,670,866). Most expensive action movie with Russell Crowe is Robin Hood (budget: $200,000,000 estimated). And his cheapest film is The Man with the Iron Fists (budget: $15,000,000 estimated). Russell Crowe's films have grossed a monumental $643,225,775 throughout his acting careery. Most profitable movie is Gladiator (total profit: $84,670,866). And most unprofitable one is Robin Hood (total loss $94,780,265), released in 2010.

More info about Russell Crowe you can get on Wikipedia or on IMDB.com. Below is a list of the best Russell Crowe action movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available.This list answers the questions, "What are the best Russell Crowe movies?" and "What are the greatest Russell Crowe roles of all time?

Russell Crowe's action movies (rating chart)

Gladiator cover
#1
Synopsis:
Maximus is a powerful Roman general, loved by the people and the aging Emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Before his death, the Emperor chooses Maximus to be his heir over his own son, Commodus, and a power struggle leaves Maximus and his family condemned to death. The powerful general is unable to save his family, and his loss of will allows him to get captured and put into the Gladiator games until he dies. The only desire that fuels him now is the chance to rise to the top so that he will be able to l...More>>

Gladiator (trailer)


3:10 to Yuma cover
#2
Synopsis:
Rancher Dan Evans heads into Bisbee to clear up issues concerning the sale of his land when he witnesses the closing events of a stagecoach robbery led by famed outlaw Ben Wade. Shortly thereafter, Wade is captured by the law in Bisbee and Evans finds himself one of the escorts who will take Wade to the 3:10 to Yuma train in Contention for the reward of $200. Evans's effort to take Wade to the station is in part an effort to save his land but also part of an inner battle to determine whethe...More>>

3:10 to Yuma (trailer)


Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World cover
#3
Synopsis:
In April 1805 during the Napoleonic Wars, the H.M.S. Surprise, a British frigate, is under the command of Captain Jack Aubrey. Aubrey and the Surprise's current orders are to track and capture or destroy a French privateer named Acheron. The Acheron is currently in the Atlantic off South America headed toward the Pacific in order to extend Napoleon's reach of the wars. This task will be a difficult one as Aubrey quickly learns in an initial battle with the Acheron that it is a bigger a...More>>

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (trailer)


Body of Lies cover
#4
Synopsis:
Roger Ferris is a CIA operative in the Middle East; Ed Hoffman is his control at Langley. Cynicism is everywhere. In Amman, Roger works with Hani Salaam, Jordan's head of security, whose only dictum is "Don't lie to me." The Americans are in pursuit of a cleric who leads a group placing bombs all over Europe. When Hani rebukes Ed's demand that Jordan allow the Americans to use one of Jordan's double agents, Roger and Ed hatch a plan to bring the cleric to them. The ...More>>

Body of Lies (trailer)


Romper Stomper cover
#5
Synopsis:
Nazi skinheads in Melbourne take out their anger on local Vietnamese, who are seen as threatening racial purity. Finally the Vietnamese have had enough and confront the skinheads in an all-out confrontation, sending the skinheads running. A woman who is prone to epileptic seizures joins the skins' merry band, and helps them on their run from justice, but is her affliction also a sign of impurity? Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>  ...More>>

Romper Stomper (trailer)


Robin Hood cover
#6
Synopsis:
Birth of a legend. Following King Richard's death in France, archer Robin Longstride, along with Will Scarlett, Alan-a-Dale and Little John, returns to England. They encounter the dying Robert of Locksley, whose party was ambushed by treacherous Godfrey, who hopes to facilitate a French invasion of England. Robin promises the dying knight he will return his sword to his father Walter in Nottingham. Here Walter encourages him to impersonate the dead man to prevent his land being confiscated ...More>>

The Quick and the Dead cover
#7
Synopsis:
Ellen, an unknown female gunslinger rides into a small, dingy and depressing prairie town with a secret as to her reason for showing up. Shortly after her arrival, a local preacher, Cort, is thrown through the saloon doors while townfolk are signing up for a gun competition. The pot is a huge sum of money and the only rule: that you follow the rules of the man that set up the contest, Herod. Herod is also the owner, leader, and "ruler" of the town. Seems he's arranged this little ...More>>

Proof of Life cover
#8
Synopsis:
In a mountainous South American country, drug-dealing rebels kidnap Peter Bowman, a US engineer who works for an oil company's subsidiary. The company calls in a negotiator, Terry Thorne, an Aussie ex-soldier based in London. When the subsidiary goes bankrupt, the oil company washes its hands of the matter and pulls Thorne. Bowman's wife Alice begs him to stay. She and Peter's sister cobble together some money, Thorne talks ransom terms with the cash-strapped rebels, and Peter, ch...More>>

Noah cover
#9
Synopsis:
A man is chosen by his world's creator to undertake a momentous mission to rescue the innocent before an apocalyptic flood cleanses the wicked from the world....More>>

Heaven's Burning cover
#10
Synopsis:
"Heaven's Burning" tells the story of a man and a woman who are inexplicably thrown together, amid violence and chaos. They quickly find themselves on the run from many adversaries, but find time to fall in love along the way. Written by Dave Nusair <dnusair@chat.carleton.ca>  ...More>>

The Man with the Iron Fists cover
#11
Synopsis:
On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers....More>>

Virtuosity cover
#12
Synopsis:
The Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Centre (LETAC) has developed SID version 6.7: a Sadistic, Intelligent, and Dangerous virtual reality entity which is synthesized from the personalities of more than 150 serial killers. LETAC would like to train police officers by putting them in VR with SID, but they must prove the concept by using prisoners as test subjects. One such prisoner is ex-cop Parker Barnes. When SID manages to inject his personality into a nano-machine android, it appears tha...More>>

No Way Back cover
#13
Synopsis:
When F.B.I. Agent Zack Grant's partner is killed during a blown-up operation, he attempts to find the person responsible. Mafiaso Frank Serlano believes Zack is responsible for his only sons death in the same operation and kidnaps Zacks son to hold as bait. The action gets wild when airline stewardess Mary is taken hostage to add what seems an another insurmountable problem for Zack. There appears to be No Way Out. Written by Richard Jones <rjo339@swbell.net>  ...More>>

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