3:10 to Yuma (2007) Synopsis
A rancher (Christian Bale) escorts a captive outlaw (Russell Crowe) to catch a train to stand trial.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
The finest American Westerns have a characteristic that 3:10 to Yuma shares. In a way that's almost mystical, they suggest a truth beyond...
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
James Mangold's 3:10 to Yuma restores the wounded heart of the Western and rescues it from the morass of pointless violence.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Unlike Glenn Ford, a soft-spoken studio star who was cast against type as Wade 50 years ago, Crowe is a perfect fit. Not because of his bad...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
A riveting remake of a pretty terrific 1957 western about manhood, fatherhood and honor.
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Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
Both actors are among the best, most intuitively creative we have, and whatever transpires offscreen in Crowe’s case, onscreen they only...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
A largely compelling ride on the strength of a powerful cast led by Russell Crowe and Christian Bale.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Maybe this redo didn’t need so many bells and whistles, but Mangold brings it home.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
This is how a Western today tries to give us more bang for the buck. By working this hard to be a crowd-pleaser, though, it may please...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Captures a potent sense of the Old West with its multidimensional raw performances and captivating final shootout sequence. But with its...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The strengths of the first "3:10 To Yuma" were enhanced by its proportionality -- an intimate story told in 92 minutes. The story is no...
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Don't Be Late For the 3:10

By jimchudnow
This is an exceptionally WELL-DONE thriller, with fine acting by all the leads (Russell Crowe [as the outlaw leader], Christian Bale [as the problem-filled "Good Guy" rancher], Logan Lerman [as Bale's...

loriGTO's review of 3:10 to Yuma

By loriGTO
In an age where people don't make westerns, the director made a damn good western. It was surprisingly relaxing not to be blasted with constant GCI. Instead, the focus is on the acting, imagine that!...

All Aboard

By Daydream
The lead actors (Crowe and Bale) put up strong believable roles that stick with you till the end. The movie is slow to open up, but the last 1/3 of the movie is what sold it. heartfelt ending. Crowe...

Bale is good

By cjtolmie
Seems like there were a lot of Western or “Western-like” films out this year. Many of them quite good, this film being no exception. I really enjoyed Bale’s performance, I think he is a top-notch...

Let Down

By jimbeau
Baddest outlaw in town gets a heart for his captor. Give me a break. Terrible movie. A disgrace to the western genre....

Better than Unforgiven

By ScreamieB
No offense Clint, your westerns are loved, but this remake of 3:10 is the best contribution to this genre I've seen in decades. Crowe and Bale are outstanding, and the action is fast-paced enough...

3:10 to yuma

O.K., Not great.....ending needed a rewrite........

3:10 to yuma

By theharleytzman
i thought the acting was good i thought the story line was kinda lame /boring...

3:10 to Yuma

By Enen1
If you like westerns, or even if you don't, this a movie is a must see! It was great to see Russell Crowe so on his game, and Ben Foster has the crazy-eyed, creepy villian down pat. Christian Bale...

3:10 to Yuma

By Sandy Butler
Excellent Western filled with drama. A must see if you like Westerns; be sure to bring your kleenex!...

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Rated R | For violence and some language