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The long road to contention

Advantages: A re-make of a classic with two modern actors who do a great Job
Disadvantages: Could be a little too violent for some people

3:10 Yuma is a remake of a film of the same name. The original was shown in 1957 and based on the story by Elmore Leonard which I am sure all you lovers of westerns will know. The modern version, while revelling in all the most entertaining conventions of ...

Praski 04.12.2010 · Read full review
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It's the getting to the station thats the problem!

Advantages: Excellent story and acting, brilliant effects and stunts
Disadvantages: Needed slightly more music

Dan Evans is a ranch owner but he owes money, his barn gats burnt down and he and his family are given one week to pay up or loose the ranch. He is out trying to rescue his herd with his two boys when he spots a wagon being hijacked by the notorious Ban W ...

sewbizzie 10.03.2011 · Read full review
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This Town's Gonna Burn!

Advantages: A decent remake, superb performances by Crowe and Bale
Disadvantages: Might not appeal if you dont like Western's

After witnessing a stagecoach robbery on the road into Bisbee Dan Evans (Christian Bale) arrives in town just in time to witness the capture of the man responsible for the hold up, Ben Wade (Russell Crowe). Desperate for money to save his land Evans volun ...

Andy.mack 30.03.2008 · Read full review
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Great Western Trains can be fun!

Advantages: Proper Western!
Disadvantages: Crowe does like to ham

I'm never really sure about westerns and so rarely rent them. I really enjoyed the gritty 'Open Range' a while back with Kevin Costner yet was disappointed with Clint Eastwoods 'Unforgiven' and quickly bored with the recent talked up, 'The Assassination o ...

thedevilinme 07.03.2011 · Read full review
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Great Western

Advantages: just a good western romp
Disadvantages: none most enjoyable

...Starring Russell Crowe and Christian Bale the 3:10 to Yuma in in my opinion one of the best Western Movies for a long time. The film is directed by James Mangold and follows the story of Ben Wade ( Russell Crowe ) a ruthless outlaw who so far has committe ...

donf18 06.02.2008 · Read full review
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