The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger

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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 recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid, 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.
Branch Call Number: DVD LONE
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (149 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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ArapahoeMeganS Sep 07, 2016

It wasn't a bad movie... It wasn't a good one either. It had it's moments and was occasionally humorous but I am pretty okay with not having seen it in theaters.


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oomingmak
Sep 26, 2020

Yuk

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technic11
Aug 16, 2018

A ridiculous, violent and bloody ( Butch Cavendish is a cannibal ) live-action wild west movie!
Why do people seem to hate this, I'm 10 yrs old, I saw it and I thought it was great!
Is it too bloody and gory or violent? Putting Jack Sparrow in the desert and seeing what happens makes The Lone Ranger. Thanks Gore Verbinski, wait maybe thats why.

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DougYoung2177
Aug 06, 2018

Distinctly the worst film I have ever seen.

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xiaojunbpl12
Apr 13, 2018

Wild west, fantastic fake!
Serious points (paradox of: Indian progress, railroad, civil war heroes, greed and prosperity, law of nature and law of Man, life on the frontier...a long list from such an action-packed comedy thriller and visual splendor) conjured from non-exhaustive entertaining sequences (e.g. yee-haw train-ride, the most spectacular!), worth reflection, awe and even shatter many.

Tonto may be doubtful as a goofball and a over-competent native Indian, his bromance with "the wrong brother" lone ranger, along with other "white brothers" (the evil and the brave), interweave their relationships into an intrigue and allegory.
Johnny Depp shines in ghost aura reminiscent of Jack Sparrow, but what swirled in vast sea of desert and rocks surpassed the actions heated over tropical ocean and forest.

It's bloody and cruel, but more magical and fun. I can never get tired of watching it over and over. A rare gem in western action genre, smelting in American history, dazzles or not, its many hues appease the discerning eyes.

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JohnBigDaddyCool
Jan 03, 2018

It is by far one of the worst films I have seen. Not worth the time. I can;t believe I watched it. What was I thinking?????

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Stay_Positive
Nov 05, 2017

Absolutely hilarious adventure from Tonto's perspective.
A great suprise & enjoyable family fun.

katbee Oct 25, 2017

If you go into this movie knowing and embracing that it is a goofy adventure movie, then I think you will enjoy it. I thought it was a lot of fun. I enjoyed the similarity to The Princess Bride in that the majority of the movie is a story being told to a kid.

ArapahoeMeganS Sep 07, 2016

It wasn't a bad movie... It wasn't a good one either. It had it's moments and was occasionally humorous but I am pretty okay with not having seen it in theaters.

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Gustaf
May 21, 2016

Awful!

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booksmile
Oct 02, 2015

This is the lowest I've ever seen Johnny Depp go--it was almost like a "blackface" performance.
The movie overall was pretty dumb as well, a plot and characters (caricatures?) only children would accept, but too much violence for children.

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aaa5756 Apr 21, 2014

“Hey Josie it's too bad we don't have time to bury these fellows. The Buzzards' have to eat, so do the warms.” -The outlaw José Wales

aaa5756 Apr 21, 2014

“I don’t know who smells worse him or the pig sh#t that’s in this bottle.”
The High Plaines Drifter

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jimg2000
Dec 26, 2013

Tonto: [translating "kemosabe"] Wrong brother.

Latham Cole: I want to show you something. From the time of Alexander the Great, no man could travel faster than a horse that carried him. Not anymore. Imagine; time and space, under the mastery of man, power makes emperors and kings... look like fools. Whoever controls this, controls the future.

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Feb 18, 2014

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