UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
The global debut of the full-length trailer for this summer's COWBOYS & ALIENS, the new film from blockbuster director Jon Favreau that stars Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde, will air during a commercial break of the most popular program on American television: American Idol.
Blockbuster filmmaker Jon Favreau (Iron Man) directs Daniel Craig and Harrison Ford in an event film for summer 2011 that crosses the classic Western with the alien-invasion movie in a blazingly original way: COWBOYS & ALIENS. Joined by an arsenal of top moviemakers -- Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci -- Favreau brings an all-new action-thriller that will take audiences into the Old West, where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. Follow all the action on twitter @cwboysandaliens.
COWBOYS & ALIENS opensin theaters nationwide on Friday, July 29, 2011.