The Lone Ranger
The Lone Ranger (2013)

From 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… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 17, 2013
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Critic Score
31%
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51%



Critic Score: 31% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp make for an appealing pair of leads, but they're not enough to make up for The Lone Ranger's bland script, bloated length, and blaring action overkill.

Wesley Morris
Grantland

This isn't the complete disaster of Wild Wild West, but that's only because none of the $250 million was spent to turn Kenneth Branagh into a mechanical spider.

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Christopher Orr
The Atlantic

Somewhere, around the hour-and-a-half mark, The Lone Ranger makes the fateful decision not to end. Worse, the movie keeps not-ending for another full hour.

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Mark Hughes
Forbes

...funny, exciting, heartfelt, and just full of real joy and great entertainment.

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out

Frustrating, lazy and lifeless.

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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

When it comes to mining boys' adventure stories, defaming pirates may be fair game, but stories about western justice and native Americans? Not so much.

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Andrew Johnson
Movie Mezzanine

If The Lone Ranger was a character in The Lone Ranger, it'd be the villain.

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

Your expectations of how bad The Lone Ranger is can't trump the reality.

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Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Who, exactly, was this bipolar oater made for?

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James Plath
Movie Metropolis

How can a Western featuring a madam with a shooting ivory leg be as bad as critics warned? It's not. And 'The Lone Ranger,' for all its flaws, is still a fun popcorn movie.

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Flixster Audience Score: 51% Flixster User Reviews
Jim Hunter
The Long Ranger and Tonto battle a corrupt railroad developer. For an action film, The Lone Ranger is mostly boring. Sure, some of the action sequences are… More
Carlos Magalhães
It is true that it is overlong and has an irregular pacing (some editing required), but it manages to be a very entertaining popcorn movie, making the best of… More
Cynthia S.
Well....what can I say. I DO NOT think that Johnny Depp was miscast. I think that he was the best part of this silliness. In my opinion, it was the way this… More
Al S
It's two and half of the most spectacular hours you will see this year on film. A rousing thrill-ride that will bring out the kid in all of us. A… More
KJ Proulx
"The Lone Ranger" takes it's source material (somewhat) from the classic television series, and for the most part, this film fails miserably on… More
Manu Gino
Never Take Off the Mask. Very Good Film!! The Lone Ranger presents a new take on the classic characters the Lone Ranger and Tonto. This film is exactly what a… More