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Movie review: 'Lone Ranger' a little odd and flawed, but still fun

"The Lone Ranger"Walt Disney Pictures2 hours, 29 minutesThe worst moment in "The Lone Ranger" comes toward the end of what had been...begins to relate the true story of the Lone Ranger.Jumping backward some 60 years, we...
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The Lone Ranger

Now Playing Synopsis: The Lone Ranger rides again with this big-budget Walt Disney Pictures production starring Johnny Depp as Tonto and Armie Hammer as the famed gunman. The story centers on Tonto's recollection of the adventures that found lawman John Reid transformed into The Lone Ranger, legendary hero of the Old West. Gore Verbinski directs from a script by Justin Haythe, Ted Elliott, and Terry Rossio. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, William Fichtner, Tom Wilkinson, Ruth Wilson, Helena Bonham Carter Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

...weekend last year, when "Despicable Me 2" and "The Lone Ranger" opened.This weekend sputtered not because of an oversized bomb like "The Lone Ranger," but because of numerous factors, including that...
Reeling it in: The best and worst of 2014

...playing here, yet...)All those same critics, however, were talking about what a bankrupt year it was when "The Lone Ranger" and "Pacific Rim" were tanking, but were singing praises while "Iron Man 3" was breaking box office records...
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Historic ?Law and Order?: Westerns once reigned supreme

...hence the name Bat. No gimmick was as good as being a masked good guy in an Old West filled with masked bad guys. The Lone Ranger was an ambushed Texas ranger nursed back to health by an Indian named Tonto. He wore a black mask, shot silver bullets...
Refuge Notebook: Book puts a finger on the 'nature-deficit disorder'

...far too busy with homework to watch TV. In primary school, however, I eagerly followed the radio adventures of the Lone Ranger, and Sergeant Preston and Yukon King, which prompted my grandfather (a stern old college professor) to admonish...
Good Samaritan saves boat

...baling out a boat that is minutes from going underwater. Who was this man? I recognized him, it was RW. Unlike the Lone Ranger, he did not leave a silver bullet behind but maybe a Silver K15 instead. Good job RW.


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