Reviews // 14 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
News // 1 Articles
Hi Ho Silver, Again
12 Nov 2013 // 8:20 PM
Much of the thrill of watching The Lone Ranger comes from its death-defying ability not to fall.
The 40 Best Films of 2011
22 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.
Ultimately, the Weirdness of Both Johnny Depp and 'The Lone Ranger' Is Engaging
19 Dec 2013 // 1:10 AM
Depp riffs on Buster Keaton, performing ridiculous feats of derring-do (including riding a horse through a train, which Verbinski makes look about as believable as possible), and train cars hurtle past each other with perfect timing.
Tonto and 'Stupid White Man' Carry on the Self-Mythologizing of 'The Lone Ranger'
3 Jul 2013 // 1:30 AM
All of the stories that come together in The Lone Ranger are the bits and revisions of the same story, and the most terrifying aspect of these centuries of self-mythologizing is the capacity to absorb and recycle, to own and reframe.
How Does It Feel to Be Wrong?: 'The Lone Ranger' (Blu-ray)
20 Dec 2013 // 2:07 AM
Everyone was wrong when they tagged this Summer of 2013 entry a "bomb." Instead, it's a sorely misunderstood work of warped genius.
The Lone-ly 'Ranger'
8 Jul 2013 // 12:05 AM
Films fail for a number of reasons. Trying to repeat the unrepeatable is one of them.