3:10 to Yuma (2007)

3:10 to Yuma is a 2007 American Western film directed by James Mangold and produced by Cathy Konrad, and starring Russell Crowe and Christian Bale in the lead roles, with supporting performances by Peter FondaGretchen MolBen FosterDallas RobertsAlan TudykVinessa Shaw, and Logan Lerman. It is about a drought-impoverished rancher (Bale) who takes on the dangerous job of taking a notorious outlaw (Crowe) to justice. It is a remake of the 1957 film of the same name, making it the second adaptation of Elmore Leonard‘s 1953 short story “Three-Ten to Yuma“. Filming took place in various locations in New Mexico3:10 to Yuma opened September 7, 2007, in the United States and received positive reviews from critics. It grossed $70 million worldwide on the budget of $55 million.

  • Christian Bale pays a wounded Civil War veteran.
  • Christian Bale and Russell Crowe have fine performances.
  • It was a fine supporting cast, particularly Ben Foster as Charlie Prince and Peter Fonda as Byron McElroy.
  • It is a story of heroism and redemption.