The Lone Ranger (2013)
The Lone Ranger Release Date
July 3, 2013
The Lone Ranger SynopsisFrom producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski, the filmmaking team behind the blockbuster Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, comes Disney/ Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ The Lone Ranger, a thrilling adventure infused with action and humor, in which the famed masked hero is brought to life through new eyes. Native American spirit warrior Tonto (Johnny Depp) recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid (Armie Hammer), a man of the law, into a legend of justice—taking the audience on a runaway train of epic surprises and humorous friction as the two unlikely heroes must learn to work together and fight against greed and corruption.
Native American spirit warrior Tonto (Johnny Depp) and man of the law John Reid (Armie Hammer) are opposites brought together by fate and must join forces to battle greed and corruption.
The Lone Ranger Credits
Starring: Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, Tom Wilkinson, William Fichtner, Barry Pepper, James Badge Dale, Ruth Wilson and Helena Bonham Carter
Written by: Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio, and Justin Haythe
Directed by: Gore Verbinski
Produced by: Jerry Bruckheimer and Gore Verbinski
Length: 135 min
MPAA Rating: [ PG-13 ]
Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: July 3, 2013
External Info: The Lone Ranger Official Website
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