The Legend of the Lone Ranger

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"The untold story of the man behind the mask, and the legend behind the man."
  • PG
  • 1981
  • 1 hr 38 min
  • 5.1  (2,087)

When Butch Cavendish takes President Grant hostage, he is rescued by the only surviving Texas Ranger, John Reid, and his faithful long time Comanche friend, Tonto. Ranger Reid is nursed back to health by Tonto after the massacre of the Texas Rangers which was orchestrated by Cavendish. After saving Ranger Reid from certain death, Tonto helps his friend catch a solid white wild stallion. Ranger Reid tames the animal and names him, Silver. Donning a black mask to hide his identity the two companions ride out in search of Butch Cavendish’s secret hideout. Bullets fly and carnage ensues as they fight Cavendish’s gang. Ranger Reid and Tonto run into some very famous legends along the way. Buffalo Bill Cody, Wild Bill Hickok, and General George Custer make their appearance in this wild tail of betrayal and the fight for justice. Of course we all know the story of this famous heroic Ranger who becomes the "Lone Ranger.” He begins his life of fighting for those who can't fight for themselves. Whenever he discovers that an injustice has been done, The Lone Ranger is there to put right what is wrong, making his departure with that memorable shout of "Hi Ho Silver, away!" and disappearing in a cloud of dust.

The Legend of the Lone Ranger
The Legend Of The Lone Ranger
The Legend Of The Lone Ranger

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When Butch Cavendish takes President Grant hostage, he is rescued by the only surviving Texas Ranger, John Reid, and his faithful long time Comanche friend, Tonto. Ranger Reid is nursed back to health by Tonto after the massacre of the Texas Rangers which was orchestrated by Cavendish. After saving Ranger Reid from certain death, Tonto helps his friend catch a solid white wild stallion. Ranger Reid tames the animal and names him, Silver. Donning a black mask to hide his identity the two companions ride out in search of Butch Cavendish’s secret hideout.

Bullets fly and carnage ensues as they fight Cavendish’s gang. Ranger Reid and Tonto run into some very famous legends along the way. Buffalo Bill Cody, Wild Bill Hickok, and General George Custer make their appearance in this wild tail of betrayal and the fight for justice.

Of course we all know the story of this famous heroic Ranger who becomes the "Lone Ranger.” He begins his life of fighting for those who can't fight for themselves. Whenever he discovers that an injustice has been done, The Lone Ranger is there to put right what is wrong, making his departure with that memorable shout of "Hi Ho Silver, away!" and disappearing in a cloud of dust.

The Legend of the Lone Ranger is a 1981 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 38 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1.

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  • Release Date
    1981
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 38 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.1  (2,087)