3:10 to YumaDVD - 2013
From Library Staff
A psychologically complex Western about a cash-strapped rancher who undertakes to deliver a notorious outlaw to the train that will take him to prison. Russell Crowe and Christian Bale star. Based on the Elmore Leonard short story of the same name.
From the critics
Violence: Many scenes of violence (shooting) and certain disturbing images in film.
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William Evans: "...You ever been to Dodge?" Ben Wade: "Yes indeed. Meanest, most beautiful, dirty city there ever was. It's just overflowin' with cattle-drivers, road-agents, prospectors, gun-slingers, gamblers, and women. ...Women'll do things to ya you'll never forget." Doc Potter: "They'll give ya disease you'll never forget."
Bisbee Marshal: "Alex, have you been drinking this morning or not?" Alex Potter (town drunk): "Marshal, you know I never touch a drop until the stroke of noon."
Bisbee Marshal: "Do I have two volunteers?" Member of posse #1: "We gotta know what we're gettin' ourselves into." Member of posse #2: "Sure... might not be safe!" Bisbee Marshal: "Safe! Who knows what's safe? I knew a man dropped dead from lookin' at his wife. My own grandmother fought the Indians for sixty years... then choked to death on lemon pie... Do I have two volunteers?"
Charlie Prince: "...Any strangers come in town?" Hotel Proprietor/Bartender: "Not since you went to sleep, sir." Charlie Prince: "...Well, might as well go along. She won't come now." Hotel Proprietor-Bartender: "Who was you plannin' to meet?" Charlie Prince: "My wife -- she ran off with a travelin' man." Hotel Proprietor-Bartender: "She did?!?" Charlie Prince: "That's why I've been sittin' up all night. I figgered he'd bring her here." Hotel Proprietor-Bartender: "Well, whattya know? Mine ran off, too! I wonder why they do that..." Charlie Prince: "I don't know... I've always treated mine alright -- never hit her too hard." (They both raise their glasses and down a shot)
Ben Wade: I've always liked you Byron, but you never know when to shut up. Even bad men love their mommas.