Ed Harris co-wrote, directed, and stars in this gritty adaptation of Robert B. Parker's western novel. Lawmen-for-hire Virgil Cole (Harris) and Everett Hitch (Viggo Mortensen) are tapped to help release the citizens of the small town of Appaloosa from the grip of a villainous rancher (Jeremy Irons), but find their job-and their friendship-jeopardized by the arrival of a mysterious young widow (Renee Zellweger). Timothy Spall co-stars. 115 min. Standard and Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish; audio commentary by Harris, others; deleted scenes; featurettes.