Review: Perry King’s earnest, western-inflected drama ‘The Divide’ misses its mark

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Plenty of heart and soul clearly went into the making of the western-tinged, 1976-set family drama “The Divide.” The result, however, is a sluggish film that incessantly tries but never quite hits its big-as-a-barn emotional targets.

Perry King, light-years away from his 1970s-era “hot guy” image,...