SDCC 2012: Description Of The Lone Ranger Footage

Yesterday at the Disney panel at SDCC 2012 the company showed off some footage from their upcoming movie (with a rather troubled production) The Lone Ranger, and Entertainment Weekly managed to grab a nice description of it. In the footage it was revealed that Johnny Depp’s portrayal of Tonto will speak in broken English, saying, “there come a time, Kemosabe … when good man must wear mask.” The footage was narrated by Tom Wilkinson, who is playing the villain of the film, and featured a quick few snippets of action footage. Read it below:

 “From the time of Alexander the Great, no man could travel faster than the horse that carried him. … Not anymore. … Imagine time and space under the mastery of man — power that makes emperors and kings look like fools. … Whoever controls this, controls the future.”

We see Armie Hammer as the title character, looking disheveled and intense. There’s a bit of gunslinging, and we see Depp’s white-and-black painted Native American warrior hanging beneath a moving train as he uncouples one of the cars.

Helena Bonham Carter turns up in elegant gentlewoman’s finery, and we see a bit of blood splashing on the ground, and some massive train accidents.

Head to the link below to read more about the footage, including what the tone of the movie is like.

SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly

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