He immediately goes to the Wild West tent and looks at the stuffed buffalos and giant bears that once ruled the plains. Becoming a hesitant masked rider having a partner that is seemingly incomprehensible Reid pursues the offender against all challenges. The rangers are betrayed and John has to team up with a strange, unhinged Native American, Tonto Johnny Depp who also wants revenge. To this end, John Reid becomes the great masked western hero, The Lone Ranger. But it is a good story worth retelling. Running two-and-a-half hours, the adventure flick could have been loads better with a full hour knocked off its running time. The shtick between John and Tonto just reminded me how much better it was done in the Guy Ritchie Sherlock Holmes films, not helped with Hans Zimmer providing a similar score for both franchises.
On an end note, the kill-count in this Disney film might be larger than all of the Rambo movies combined. Most funny situations from films came from both the hero by handling different things now had to learn to work together. To this end, John Reid becomes the great masked western hero, The Lone Ranger. We haven't had a decent train adventure movie in a long time, and 'Lone Ranger' remedies that for train enthusiasts. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. .
Dear visitor, you went to the site as an unregistered user. With the help of Tonto, the pair go to rescue the President Grant when Cavendich takes him hostage. Soon the pair discover a bigger conspiracy that could lead to war between the United States and the Comanche tribe. Great production, B-movie like Indiana Jones. Tonto and John do not have to allow their town was involved in a series of passions and turmoil associated with the laying of the railway, because it is a true embodiment of evil.
Left for dead and ambushed by the outlaw the renegade Comanche, Tonto rescues John Reid, in the insistence of a white horse that was mystical and offers to help Cavendish to be brought by him. We encourage you to register or enter the site under your name. An idealistic lawyer, he rides with his brother and fellow Texas Rangers in pursuit of the notorious Butch Cavendish. The screenplay itself is a mishmash of ideas, having surreal supernatural ideas whilst also wanting to be a more grounded swashbucking affair with political and business conspiracies. The idea of John Reid being a idealistic, intelligential man who wants to bring law and order and only uses a gun as a last resort, but Hammer plays the character too nerdy, suffering both from the slapstick comedy and he is stronger when the character was played more straight. That aside, we first meet the District Attorney prosecutor John Reid Armie Hammer in a train full of churchgoers. The film shows the time when only there railways, and thus have the authority who owns them.
Becoming a reluctant masked rider with a seemingly incomprehensible partner, Reid pursues the criminal against all obstacles. Cole insists that Dan and his team of deputies head out to track down Cavendish and his outlaws and bring them back to town for hanging. They are all at least solid and Fichtner does make an excellent villain but his gruesome actions should have been cut from the script: he still could have been interesting, cold-blooded villain who killed on a whim without needing to be made into the complete psychopath. Questions that they properly wanted to answer in the sequel that is not going to happen. Becoming a reluctant masked rider with a seemingly incomprehensible partner, Reid pursues the criminal against all obstacles. Lots of humour and acrobatics, all impossible, but it is a story told to a young boy, so it is of the film.
They come from different worlds and different life stories, but united they begin courageous fight against crime, becomes a real storm for the villains. His performance is at times very dramatic as well as subtly comedic, and we never know what angle he's coming from. The Lone Ranger does have a excellent supporting cast, Fichtner, Tom Wilkinson, Ruth Wilson, Helena Bonham Carter and Barry Pepper. However, John and Tonto learn that Cavendish is only part of a far greater injustice and the pair must fight it in an adventure that would make them a legend. Ambushed by the outlaw and left for dead, John Reid is rescued by the renegade Comanche, Tonto, at the insistence of a mysterious white horse and offers to help him to bring Cavendish to justice. An idealistic lawyer, he rides with his brother and fellow Texas Rangers in pursuit of the notorious Butch Cavendish.
Only after an hour into the film, after Cavendish guns down Dan and his men, does John put on the black mask and white hat, meets his horse, and teams up with Tonto to start their adventure. In 1869 in Texas the idealistic young lawyer John Reid Arnie Hammer returns to his home town of Colby to bring in the rule of law. Crime to build on momentum, the city is ruled by wicked, lawless everywhere. Depp is great in the role as Tonto, but when isn't he ever great in anything he does? If not, you might want to wait for video. The heroes have to fight corruption, greed and injustice, who now dominate everywhere. Wilson is a good actress but she was given the thankless damsel in distress role and Bonham Carter was underused in her role as a brothel owner.
In the 1930s, an elderly Tonto tells a young boy the tale of John Reid, the Lone Ranger. An idealistic lawyer, he rides with his brother and fellow Texas Rangers in pursuit of the notorious Butch Cavendish. This sets the scene for our story, as we flash back to 1869 where a younger Tonto first meets John Reid. But The Lone Ranger suffers from a number of problems: these range from the strange decision to frame the story as an elderly Tonto narrators it to a young boy in 1933, when the telling the story would have been stronger if it was told straight and the tonal shift being very comic with John and Tonto arguing and falling into slapstick whilst Fichtner is coming from another film where he is dark, menacing and literally a cannibal. Armie Hammer isn't quite what I wanted the Lone Ranger to be. It doesn't work, and it throws the audience out of the dramatic moment.
Unfortunately, by then, we're worn out and ready to go home. But the film was plagued with production problems, a bloated budget and poor critical response and it ended up being one of the biggest flops of 2013. Whilst there has been a lot of criticism of Depp playing a Native America, but the big issues are Depp is really playing another Jack Sparrow type character that has been his career lately, being comically wacky. However, John and Tonto learn that Cavendish is only part of a far greater injustice and the pair must fight it in an adventure that would make them a legend. But this film should have been a light-hearted swashbucking film and not this product that wanted to be a comedy and a dark grim film.
Yet Tonto and John learn that Cavendish is the just portion of a much greater injustice as well as it must be fought by the pair within an experience that will make them a legend. It was a romp and this was what the whole of the film should have been. Movie Story: In the 1930s, a young lad is told the story of John Reid, the Lone Ranger by an aged Tonto. Take a closer look, and we see that it's a very heavily made- up Depp, who for some reason comes alive to talk with the boy about his past. If you love Depp and don't mind sitting through a two-and-a-half hour movie that jumps around all over the place, go ahead and see this. With the help of Tonto, the pair go to rescue the President Grant when Cavendich takes him hostage. The Lone Ranger was told from a warrior of Native American named Tonto about the change of John Reid, who always followed the law, but after meeting Tonto he changed and became a brother legendary hero of justice.