Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Glenn Ford's 3:10 to Yuma

The Younger Son and I watched the original 1957 3:10 to Yuma during lunch this afternoon. We are both favorably impressed by the film, which stars Glenn Ford and Van Heflin. I had not seen this one before and have not seen the remake. From what I've read of the plot of the remake it kept some of the bones of the story but added lots of cliche extras (Apache warriors, Chinese railroad laborers, etc.) and changed the ending.

Here's the opening segment that includes the theme sung by Frankie Laine:

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