Category Archives: Western

What You Need to Know about the Making of 3:10 to Yuma

What You Need to Know about the Making of 3:10 to Yuma

Anyone who works in the film industry knows that getting a movie made isn’t always easy. While films based on popular comic book characters, YA novels, and other successful properties tend to get greenlit fairly quickly, other types of projects can take some time to bring to the screen. Thus, it can be interesting to… Read More…

This Is the Amazing Way Cowboys & Aliens Defies All Expectations

This Is the Amazing Way Cowboys & Aliens Defies All Expectations

Cowboys & Aliens, released in 2011, does not follow a generic formula, which is why so many people love it. Starring Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, and Olivia Wilde, and a cast of talented character actors, the film’s title tells viewers essentially everything they need to know about the premise: this is a movie that takes… Read More…

Why You Need to See 3 of Christian Bale’s Best Performances

Why You Need to See 3 of Christian Bale’s Best Performances

Although he technically began acting as a child, it took a relatively long time for Christian Bale to catch the attention of a wide audience. Although he slowly but surely earned viewers’ attention in films like Little Women and American Psycho, it wasn’t until he appeared as Batman in Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy that… Read More…

This 2007 Film Embodies the Heart of the Western Genre

This 2007 Film Embodies the Heart of the Western Genre

In September 2007, Lionsgate and Relativity Media revisited the American Wild West with their gritty western adventure-drama 3:10 to Yuma. The film was a critical and financial success and, in many ways, heralded the resurgence of one of Hollywood’s most beloved classic genres. Just a few months later, audiences flocked to theaters to take in… Read More…