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Cowboys & Aliens

Orci & Kurtzman: Cowboys and Aliens won't be Wild Wild West
Jun 26, 2015

The movie will mash up sci-fi and the Old West in a way that hasn't been done before.

What will it take to get Robert Downey Jr. in Cowboys and Aliens?
Jun 26, 2015

The writers of the live-action adaptation of the sci-fi western graphic novel update us on the film.

Cowboys & Aliens update: Why it won't be faithful to the comic. Much
Jun 26, 2015

Writers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman talk about their adaptation of the Platinum comic series.

The Super Bowl's best and worst sci-fi movie and TV trailers
Jun 26, 2015

For some of us, which teams were on the field last night was only the SECOND most important thing about the Super Bowl. What's more important is that outside of Comic-Con, Super Bowl Sunday's the best time to catch the most awesome (and not so awesome) trailers for Hollywood's blockbuster movies and TV shows.

E.T. researchers blast Cowboys & Aliens for getting aliens wrong
Jun 26, 2015

Of all the problems we figured folks might have with Cowboys and Aliens, the one that never occurred to us was that the aliens hadn't been accurately portrayed. But that's what some E.T. researchers are saying.

Epic 2-minute trailer of 16 explosive 2011 films rolled into one
Jun 26, 2015

Don't have time in your life to watch 16 trailers? You don't really need to, when you can watch this one.

Image of the Day: 2 things Cowboys & Aliens has and 8 it doesn't
Jun 26, 2015

Image of the Day: 2 things Cowboys and Aliens has and 8 it doesn't

Head of Universal craps all over Cowboys & Aliens and Wolfman
Jun 26, 2015

Movie studio executives are not known for carpet-bombing their own films—not in public, anyway—so it's something of a shock to hear the way Universal's Ron Meyer described some of the flicks his outfit is responsible for, from Cowboys & Aliens to Land of the Lost. In a word: S***ty.

Cowboys & Aliens author sues studio for copyright infringement
Jun 26, 2015

As if it wasn't bad enough that the movie was one of this summer's biggest bombs, now Universal Pictures is being sued over Cowboys and Aliens.

Robert Orci: Cowboys and Aliens = chocolate and peanut butter
Jun 26, 2015

According to Cowboys and Aliens producer Robert Orci, pulling off his sci-fi/western hybrid was "hard," because there are "10 different kinds of cowboy movies, 10 different kinds of alien movies—which ones go together?" Find out how he figured out the answer in our exclusive interview.

Why was Cowboys & Aliens such a flop? Favreau blames bacon sundaes
Jun 26, 2015

It's no secret Cowboys & Aliens underperformed at the box office. No one knows that better than director Jon Favreau. He recently appeared on Marc Maron's WTF Podcast and revealed why he thinks the movie suffered.

Bullets fly in the new Cowboys and Aliens theatrical trailer
Jun 26, 2015

Some of you may have already seen the new Cowboys and Aliens theatrical trailer which debuted during American Idol last night—but we know there are a ton of you out there who couldn't care less whether (spoiler!) Paul McDonald got sent home.

Iron Man 2 star saddles up for Cowboys & Aliens
Jun 26, 2015

When Daniel Craig, Olivia Wilde and Harrison Ford get a hankerin' for hooch in Jon Favreau's next movie, they'll now have a place to get liquored up.