The film follows two brothers who do not get along as they take a trip to the mountain to look for their missing father, however they get stuck there and have no other choice but to work together to get back home. In April 2014, it was reported that Crawford had landed the lead role of Jacob Martin in the psychological thriller film Eloise, directed by Robert Legato and written by Chris Borrelli.The film is about four friends who break into an asylum so Jacob could get an inheritance of the death certificate. On March 11, 2015, it was reported that Crawford had been cast in ABC's primetime soap opera Blood & Oil, portraying the lead role of Billy Le Fever.Based on the true story of a promising young baseball player, the project was filmed at Dunsmore Park in La Crescenta, California.
Cohen asked, "During your time on Gossip Girl, Chace, did Blake Lively and Penn Badgley’s real-life romance, relationship and breakup cause drama amongst the cast?
“The shocking thing was, I found out on the set of the season 2 finale that Blake and Penn had broken up months before,” Safran said.
The same year, he signed on to star in the crime movie Riptide as Landen, a drama thriller film by Grant S.
Johnson called Nighthawks opposite actor Kevin Zegers and Janet Montgomery, and comedy film All About Nina as Joe.
Based on Nick Mc Donell's novel of the same name, the film premiered at Sundance Film Festival on January 31, 2010. In 2011, Crawford starred in the film Peace, Love & Misunderstanding alongside Jane Fonda and Catherine Keener.