After maybe trials and tribulations and a budget that never seemed to stop rising, Disney, producer Jerry Bruckheimer, and director Gore Verbinski were able to make the cogs in the wheels work and get The Lone Ranger back in action and ready to be released.
The film stars Johnny Depp as the Native American spirit Warrior Tonto and a man of the law John Reid played by Armie Hammer. The two set out on an epic tale to set justice right to a runaway train and the corruption that are bound to it.
Read the official description from the press release here:
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 adventure infused with action and humor, in which the famed masked hero is brought to life through new eyes. Native American spirit warrior Tonto (Johnny Depp) recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid (Armie Hammer), a man of the law, into a legend of justice—taking the audience on a runaway train of epic surprises and humorous friction as the two unlikely heroes must learn to work together and fight against greed and corruption.
So in this trailer, you’ll get just that – a lot of the train and the epic proportions of this Midwestern tale. And after the long wait, the film is finally set to daylight on July 3, 2012.