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The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Monday for the final figures based on actual box office.

Universal Pictures and Sony Pictures are both claiming their new films, Cowboys & Aliens and The Smurfs, earned $ 36.2 million at the weekend box… Continue reading Cowboys & Aliens and Smurfs Battle Has No Clear Winner

We’re no strangers to watching movies that sound exactly like other movies, but it’s pretty rare that we get to watch them on the same weekend. Chances are you’ve already heard about ‘Cowboys & Aliens,’ where, yes, cowboys fight off aliens with hi-tech wristbands and fistfuls of dynamite. But there’s also ‘Attack the Block,’ in which a group of teenage punks in London fight off an alien invasion in their… Continue reading 'Cowboys & Aliens' or 'Attack the Block': Which Genre-Bending Alien-Invasion Movie Should You See?

Cowboys and Indians, cops and robbers, Michael Bay and explosions — all of these things go hand in hand. But cowboys and aliens? Not so much … until now. In honor of the genre-bending new film ‘Cowboys & Aliens,’ we here at Moviefone have put together a mashup of the best cowboy and alien shoot-outs in movie history. So if you ever wanted to watch John Wayne gun down an… Continue reading Moviefone Mash: Cowboys and Aliens (VIDEO)

Review in a Hurry: Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford make a great onscreen team…so who thought it would be a great idea to just totally split them up for most of this movie? Was it you, director Jon Favreau? You used to be better than this. A handful… Continue reading Movie Review: Cowboys & Aliens Needs Better Aliens, More Cowboys


Silas Lesnick

July 26, 2011

This Friday, get ready to saddle up for a genre-bending summer blockbuster as outer space collides with the wild west in Jon Favreau’s Cowboys & Aliens, proudly filmed in 2D and boasting a cast that includes Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, Olivia Wilde, Sam Rockwell, Paul Dano and many more.

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