Lonergan is a wanted man with a brutal past but the allure of a lost love drives him to learn more about her fate.
Harrison Ford is playing the best we've seen him in years (yes even better than Indiana Jones) as a former colonel who has seen the horrors of war and he uses his gruff demeanor to inspire confidence in lesser men.
Transported to Barsoom, a Civil War vet discovers a barren planet seemingly inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians.
An alien invasion then commences and lays waste to Absolution while abducting several of its citizens.
Lonergan must then join forces with Dolarhyde and the strange woman to stop the alien threat and discover who he really is.
The characters who die are characters YOU grow attached to. You are made known in none-uncertain-terms that the situation is dire.
And that's what elevates Cowboys & Aliens from a merely good film to a GREAT film.
Instead of some silly-mindless action, you get a film that will make you grow a beard sitting through its 2-hour run time (which flies by fast).
And don't worry ladies, you get plenty of eye candy too.
As this gunslinger slowly starts to remember who he is and where he's been, he realizes he holds a secret that could give the town a ...
Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde are the only ones in the cast to wear a Six Gun holster for rapid draw, in the front w/the gun not on the side like so many movies showing Cowboys on the side draw See more » When Lonergan and his assorted cohorts went to get their relatives back from the aliens, they attacked the spaceship by risking life and limb climbing up it to plant explosives, then endured the resultant attacks of the furious aliens who sprung from the ship.
Characters don't get any deeper and action doesn't get any harder than you'll find here.
A fantastic summer movie that I highly recommend everyone to check out in theaters.
A factory worker, Douglas Quaid, begins to suspect that he is a spy after visiting Rekall - a company that provides its clients with implanted fake memories of a life they would like to have led - goes wrong and he finds himself on the run.