The Lone Ranger (2003 film)
|The Lone Ranger|
|Directed by||Jack Bender|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Running time||120 minutes|
|Original release||August 21, 2003|
The Lone Ranger was a 2003 TV-movie and an attempt by The WB to revive the Lone Ranger franchise in a new generation. The film starred Chad Michael Murray as the Lone Ranger and Nathaniel Arcand as Tonto.
This version takes a look at the character in the years before he became a legend. It all begins with the introduction of Luke Hartman, a 20-year-old Boston law student who witnesses the murder of his brother, a Texas Ranger. He himself is wounded in the midst of the chaos, but is rescued by the Apache Tonto, and subsequently becomes smitten with Tonto's sister Alope. He then devotes his life to avenging the death of his brother and fighting injustice, and in the process becoming a worldwide legend.
|Chad Michael Murray||The Lone Ranger / Luke Hartman|
|Fay Masterson||Grace Hartman|
|Sebastian Spence||Harmon Hartman|
|Jeffrey Nordling||James Landry|
|Lauren German||Emily Landry|
|Gil Birmingham||One Horn|
|Paul Schulze||Sheriff Landry|