Mixed or average reviews - based on 40 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 15 out of 40
  2. Negative: 3 out of 40
  1. 25
    Even Cate Blanchett can't save this misbegotten horse opera.
  2. Reviewed by: David Edelstein
    It's a schlock melodrama dolled up in arty frontier vestments.
  3. 30
    The movie is an unpleasant slog, the gruesomeness working in concert with humorlessness to lend the whole picture a queasy deadliness.
User Score

Mixed or average reviews- based on 35 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 13 out of 24
  2. Negative: 7 out of 24
  1. May 12, 2013
    This is a good movie for those people who already went through the separation of the parents, because the characters and the outcome are moved by it, but for others it's just another Western plot to appeal to the side of emocinal they enjoy. Full Review »
  2. Oct 4, 2012
    It is an interesting film. The film is definitely well made. Some of the shots and scenery is very beautiful and the acting is up to par with the rest of the movie. I cannot say that I regretted having watched it. It is however, not really a movie in my taste. It Full Review »