By David Jenkins
Christian Bale gives it his actorly all as a jaded cavalry gunslinger in Scott Cooper’s dour, old-timey western.
By Matt Thrift
A magnetic Christian Bale adds much-needed gravitas to this otherwise conventional blue-collar revenge saga.
By Lorien Haynes
Writer/director Scott Cooper clearly has potential, but he has trusted too much in his star alone.
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