Johnny Depp and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have spoken out for the first time since mega-budget Western “The Lone Ranger” crumbled at the global box office, blaming U.S. critics for one of the…
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Inside these two overblown tentpoles are smaller, funnier movies struggling to get out.
Now that you're out of a job, Jeff, you're probably getting lots of advice about your next career move, so here's mine: If a company offers you a position similar to the one you held at Warner Bros.…
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No longer simply the sidekick, Tonto gets top billing in Disney's extravagant Lone Ranger reboot, which partners a heavily face-painted Johnny Depp with the blandly handsome Armie Hammer.
Ready for its masked man to ride off into the box office sunset, Disney hosted the premiere for "The Lone Ranger" at California Adventure, in Anaheim, on June 22. Johnny Depp and Texas Ranger Armie…
The last time "The Lone Ranger" appeared in theaters some 32 years ago, the hopes of the filmmakers were boosted at a test screening. As the unknown actor playing the title character bucked his horse…
The producer and the studio that bankrolled the movie need auds to love it: The picture cost approximately $250 million to produce, and more than $150 million to market and distribute around the…
The Lone Ranger was created in Detroit. So was Jerry Bruckheimer (the former in 1933 at radio station WXYZ; the latter in 1945). "So I guess that there's some synergy there," the producer says…
Think movie ticket prices are expensive? How about spending $1000 to see this summer's blockbuster release of "The Lone Ranger"? Well at least it will be for a good cause. Disney announced today that…
It wasn't much of a stretch for visual effects supervisor Tim Alexander to move from an animated film (Paramount's Oscar-winning "Rango") to Disney's bigscreen adaptation of "The Lone Ranger."
It hasn’t been a good week for two of Hollywood’s biggest filmmakers trying to be players in the videogames biz. Microsoft has decided to pull the plug on Gore Verbinski’s “Matter,” a game developed…