The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)





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An orphan grows up to become an Old West legend as the story of the Lone Ranger comes to the big screen in this western saga featuring Christopher Lloyd and Jason Robards. Orphaned as a young boy, John Reid struck up a lifelong friendship with a loyal Indian boy named Tonto. Years later, Reid has become a lawyer and returned to the west in order to ensure that vicious murderers such as the Cavendish gang are brought to justice. Having previously murdered Reid's parents, the Cavendish gang proves … More

Rating: PG (adult situations/language, sex, violence)
Genre: Western, Action & Adventure
Directed By:
Written By: Mike Kane, Ivan Goff, Ben Roberts, Michael Kane, William Roberts
In Theaters:
On DVD: Aug 26, 2008
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

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as The Lone Ranger

as Sheriff Wiatt

as President Ulysses S....

as Amy Striker

as Lucas Striker

as Wild Bill Hickok

as General Custer

as Buffalo Bill Cody

as Young John Reid

as Buffalo Bill Cody

as Young Tonto

as Gen. Rodriguez

as Gambler

as Chinese

as Stagecoach Driver

as Shotgun

as Reid

as Mrs. Reid

as Stephenson

as Carner

as Perimutter

as Stillwell

as Gattlin

as Eastman

as Neeley

as Valentine

as Russell

as Westlake

as Richardson

as Whitloff

as Palmer
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Christopher Lloyd helps to keep this fun, but Spilsbury doesn't provide any life.

Anthony Valletta

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This is a retelling of The Lone Ranger's origin, only the upped the action and added a romantic interest. Eeeewwwww, The Lone Ranger's kissing a girl. Gross!

James Kiester

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Who is that masked man?

Just as good as I 1st saw it when I was a little kid & brung back so many memories.I think even if this movie didn't have The Lone Ranger it would've still been a good western.It had everything a western movie should.Drama,Action,Suspense,Etc,Etc. Hi Ho Silver Away!!!!!

Brody Manson

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