Summer Movie Preview: July 2011 | 3 May 2011 // 5:00 PM
If automatons are battling genetically altered soldiers, talking animals, extraterrestrials, and cowpokes for box office supremacy, it must be July.
'Cowboys & Aliens': Is as Obvious as It Sounds | 3 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
Jon Favreau's adaptation of a little-known comic book was supposed to be a breath of genre-mixing fresh air in a summer dominated by sequels and superheroes.
'Cowboys & Aliens': Be a Man | 29 Jul 2011 // 12:49 AM
As always, the men's transformations -- from selfish, ignorant individuals into something like a community -- are helped along by their union against a common enemy.
The All-Sex Hex: Why Olivia Wilde Deserves More Credit | 1 Aug 2011 // 2:30 AM
Now that Olivia Wilde has put rumors of a turbulent post-divorce love life to bed by revealing a "no sex hex" on her new home, it's confront the all-sex hex that has plagued valuations of her acting.
Close Encounters of the Worst Kind?: 'Cowboys and Aliens' | 29 Jul 2011 // 4:00 AM
The result is a solid disappointment, a movie that's been presold as an epic when it can barely break out of the genres it's junking.