THE MOVIE: The Pirates of the Caribbean director is adapting the Western classic about a cowboy crime-fighter and his Native American sidekick in a “Don Quixote” fashion, where the titular character is the fool, and his buddy, Tonto, is the star. The film has a May 31, 2013 release date.
Updates: Beyond Hollywood has your first glimpse of the Depp and Hammer in costume as Tonto and the Lone Ranger, respectively. | Cinema Blend has a quote from Depp explaining his look. Also, TNH has some aerial shots of the set. | Collider has new images from the set.
The first official footage from Lone Ranger was screened at this year’s Comic Con. AICN has a description. | Collider has a video of Johnny Depp in Tonto costume/makeup on the set. | Collider has some shots of Depp in costume on the set.
The Flickering Myth has a pack of new photos from the film. Also, check out the first teaser poster. | Watch the first trailer, courtesy of Rope of Silicon. | The second trailer is now available. The trailer is also available via Apple Quicktime.| Here’s a new poster and the Super Bowl TV spot. | AICN has a new Japanese trailer for the film. | Check out two new character posters, featuring Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer.
BREAKING NEWS: The final theatrical trailer is now online.