It was somewhat of a throwaway piece of information that was sort of overlooked by many, but during the Cowboys & Aliens panel at Comic Con, Jon Favreau announced that because he wants to shoot the film like a true old-school Western, it just doesn’t make sense to convert or shoot the film in 3D. Surprisingly this got a huge response from the crowd, with thousands of folks cheering the decision to not go 3D with what is essentially one of next summer’s biggest blockbusters.
Con Bite: 'Cowboys & Aliens' to Stay 2D
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