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High Plains Invaders (2009)

A wild west town hosts the strangest showdown of all: against an invading army of extraterrestrials. Outlaws and townspeople must join forces to survive.

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Sam Danville
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Abigail Pixley
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Jules Arning
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Rose Hilridge
Antony Byrne ...
Gus McGreevey
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Silich Cure
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Prospector's Wife
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Sheriff (as James Jordan)
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A wild west town hosts the strangest showdown of all: against an invading army of extraterrestrials. Outlaws and townspeople must join forces to survive.

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No One Invited Them. Nothing Can Stop Them.

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Sci-Fi | Western

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30 August 2009 (USA)  »

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Alien Attack  »

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CAD 2,000,000 (estimated)
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The revolver chambers are visibly not loaded. See more »

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Sam Danville: Ain't that right, you big ugly tick?
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References High Plains Drifter (1973) See more »

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Modern meets period with bizarre results
31 August 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Let me start off by saying that it's better than most of the pot boiler Sci Fi channel movies. It makes a tiny bit of pseudo science fiction sense.

I'll start off with a pet peeve of mine, ridiculous gun handling. They mixed extremely modern guns with period guns with no rhyme or reason. Modern Smith and Wesson revolvers in stainless steel with modern target sights and ventilated ribs are used side by side with ones that almost could be period. It's sloppy, very sloppy.

It's no gem. It's pleasant, something to watch when you've had a bad day and are just in the mood to relax to something mindless. Unfortunately I found many of the characters ridiculously bad. The worst was the woman bounty hunter. She was just too 21st century politically correct, but she wasn't the only one.


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