In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the "3:10 to Yuma", a train that will take the killer to trial.
- genus: Western
- Studio: Tree Line Films, Lionsgate, Relativity Media, Yuma
- keyword: parent child relationship, saloon, hero, arizona, liberation of prisoners, transport of prisoners, wilderness, dying and death, race against time, railway car, stetson, rivalry, gang, gunfight, family, dishonesty, heroic mission, righting the wronged, mind and soul
- cast: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Logan Lerman, Dallas Roberts, Peter Fonda, Ben Foster