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[25 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
New Posters Released for ‘The Lone Ranger’

This summer will bring the release of Disney’s The Lone Ranger, which stars Armie Hammer in the title role with Johnny Depp as Tonto. This week, five new posters were released for the film, giving us another look at this exciting new adaptation.
In addition to a new teaser poster released for American audiences, four new international posters were released in Japan. The four posters each focus on one specific character, featuring Hammer as the Lone Ranger, Depp as Tonto, Helena Bonham-Carter as Red Harrington, and Tom Wilkinson as Latham Cole.
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[15 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
‘The Lone Ranger’ Sets May 2013 Release Date

After weeks of speculating whether or not the project would proceed, Disney has set an official release date for the upcoming film The Lone Ranger. The film will make its debut in theaters on May 13, 2013.
The Gore Verbinski-directed film, which will star Johnny Depp as Tonto, was initially slated to be released next fall; however, production on the film was shut down when Disney feared the project’s budget was out-of-hand. Since then, Depp, Verbinski, and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have reached an agreement with Disney, bringing their original budget of …

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[25 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Likely to Start Production on ‘The Lone Ranger’

We let you know a few weeks ago that Disney was still debating their decision on the fate of Gore Verbinski’s big budget blockbuster The Lone Ranger, and it looks like they may have made their decision. Deadline.com is reporting that Disney has agreed to put the film back into production, with an official announcement regarding the start of production expected early next week.
Production on the film was initially stopped last month when Disney grew hesitant of the film’s ballooning budget, especially following the poor reception of Universal’s similarly themed film …

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[13 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Shuts Down Production on ‘The Lone Ranger’

Disappointing news came for fans looking forward to Disney’s remake of The Lone Ranger last night, when Disney announced that production would be stopped on the Western film. The film was set to begin shooting in the fall, with a release date in December 2012.
The abrupt shut down of the project, the Hollywood Reporter reports, was the result of clashes between Disney and producer Jerry Bruckheimer over the film’s budget. The film was to be directed by Gore Verbinski, and the film’s main stars would be Johnny Depp as Tonto, …

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[9 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s ‘The Lone Ranger’ Gets December 2012 Release Date

We now know when we can expect to see Disney’s The Lone Ranger in theatres.  The company has announced that the film will debut on December 21, 2012. 
The film will be set in 1869, and will focus on the Masked Texas Ranger and his faithful friend, Tonto, as they spread justice throughout the Old West.
Armie Hammer of The Social Network fame will star, and Gore Verbinski is set to direct, reuniting the Pirates of the Caribbean director with fellow Pirates alumni Johnny Depp and Jerry Bruckheimer.  Justin Haythe has penned …

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[19 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
Armie Hammer to Play Title Role in Disney’s ‘The Lone Ranger’

Although Johnny Depp has long been attached to Disney’s upcoming film, The Lone Ranger, as the hero’s trusty sidekick, Tonto, the titular role had never been cast – until now.  Variety is reporting that Armie Hammer, fresh off his dual role as the Winklevoss twins in last year’s hit The Social Network, will play the masked Do-Gooder.
The Lone Ranger will reunite the Pirates of the Caribbean dream team of Depp, executive producer Jerry Bruckheimer, and director Gore Verbinski.  Though no official timeline has been release by Disney, shooting is expected …

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[18 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Ryan Gosling Reportedly in Talks to Star in Disney’s ‘Lone Ranger’

If all goes well,former Mousketeer Ryan Gosling may play the Lone Ranger to Johnny Depp’s Tonto in the near future.
Reports have surfaced that the 30-year old actor, who was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2010 for his work in Blue Valentine, is negotiating for the lead role in The Lone Ranger, Disney’s upcoming action reboot of the classic Hollywood western hero.  Previously, George Clooney was rumored to be up for the lead role, but producer Jerry Bruckheimerdenied the Clooney rumors, stating that he needed to find a director before pursuing a …