Cowboys & Aliens, which opens in theatres across the continent Friday, has been in development since the late 1960s. Sort of.
By Mark Medley
“I came up with the name when I was a kid,” explains Scott Mitchell Rosenberg, creator of the titular comic, on the phone from Los Angeles.
While most kids busy themselves playing backyard games like Cops and Robbers or Cowboys and Indians, Rosenberg — who would go on to co-found legendary independent publisher Malibu Comics in the mid-1980s — had something different in mind.