'Cowboys and Aliens' Set Image Featuring Daniel Craig

Jon Favreau directs this new genre mixing adventure set to hit theaters on July 29, 2011.
British tabloid The Sun has posted a brand new image from the set of Cowboys and Aliens, which is currently filming in Santa Fe, New Mexico and is set for a July 29, 2011 release date. Click on the new image below, which features star Daniel Craig "backing the bid" for England to host the 2018 World Cup, to access our entire photo gallery from the upcoming Jon Favreau sci-fi Western:

Daniel Craig on the set of Cowboys and Aliens

1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger (Daniel Craig) with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don't welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its streets unless ordered to do so by the iron-fisted Colonel Dolarhyde (Harrison Ford). It's a town that lives in fear.

But Absolution is about to experience fear it can scarcely comprehend as the desolate city is attacked by marauders from the sky. Screaming down with breathtaking velocity and blinding lights to abduct the helpless one by one, these monsters challenge everything the residents have ever known.

Now, the stranger they rejected is their only hope for salvation. As this gunslinger slowly starts to remember who he is and where he's been, he realizes he holds a secret that could give the town a fighting chance against the alien force. With the help of the elusive traveler Ella (Olivia Wilde), he pulls together a posse comprised of former opponents-townsfolk, Dolarhyde and his boys, outlaws and Apache warriors-all in danger of annihilation. United against a common enemy, they will prepare for an epic showdown for survival.

Cowboys & Aliens was released July 29th, 2011 and stars Daniel Craig, Abigail Spencer, Buck Taylor, Matthew Taylor, Cooper Taylor, Clancy Brown, Paul Dano, Chris Browning. The film is directed by Jon Favreau.



Sources: The Sun

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Comments (7)

  1. CelluloidDreams

    Ok a pic of Craig in a hat! ...I find it strange I livein Arizona, Phoenix...and not 1 bookstore carries "Cowboys & Aliens" the cross-genre 2006 graphic novel series whic this film is based on...I had to go through Amazon.

    Daniel Craig is good choice!

    4 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  2. Shadow Of The Day

    Nice.

    4 years agoby @asifFlag

  3. skywise

    as mundane and middle of the road as trhe iron man movies were, Favreau is actually a good writer and decent director. As corny as this sounds (whats next? Ninjas and Robots?) I am getting excited. Plus...i kinda like Olivia Wild. OK i like her a LOT.

    4 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  4. ridgl

    When do we see one of Ford? This is pretty sweet though.

    4 years agoby @ridglFlag

  5. WiseGuy

    Sweeeeet.

    4 years agoby @zgcorleone072Flag

  6. Diaigma

    I can't tell what's more illuminating. Graig, or that spotlight :P

    4 years agoby @diaigmaFlag

  7. Emmytt

    awsome

    4 years agoby @emmyttFlag