Editor's note: For those who are wondering about the retro title of this black-history series, please take a moment to learn about historian Joel A. Rogers, author of the 1934 book 100 Amazing Facts About the Negro With Complete Proof, to whom these "amazing facts" are an homage.
"You don't tug on Superman's cape You don't spit into the wind You don't pull the mask off that old Lone Ranger And you don't mess around with Jim" What did you do with your holiday weekend? Me? I chilled...
Following the great success of Django Unchained, director Quentin Tarantino is ready for his next film. After naming The Lone Ranger as one of his 10 favorite films of 2013, the director is ready to head back into the western genre.Show More Summary
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After two seasons with his father’s alma mater and one World Series appearance, Prince Fielder is headed to the Lone Star State in exchange for the Rangers’ second baseman Ian Kinsler who will settle into the Tigers star-studded line up in Detroit next season. Show More Summary
Last Summer’s Lone Ranger movie may have been box office bowel antics, but that doesn’t mean today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Ford Ranger needs to be. It’s rocking a Turbo Pinto mill, but will the Ranger's price have you shouting hi-ho silver? Read more...
Jerry Bruckheimer and Disney agreed in September to part ways, in the wake of his “Lone Ranger” flop. But a giant new book, from Disney Editions, was already in the works.
A recent sale of celebrity memorabilia at Julien's Auctions included a piece of Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding cake, an original Lone Ranger mask...and some very intimate files on Marilyn Monroe. No, not like that. Sorry. Read more...
Despite a major hiccup at the box office this year, the folks at Disney are currently on track to break the global box office record they set back in 2010. Although Gore Verbinski’s extremely expensive western The Lone Ranger didn’t make nearly as much money as the studio had hoped, this apparently didn’t stop the... Show More Summary
The basic numbers look fine but Disney has an unusually complicated report for a quarter that included a writedown for The Lone Ranger and an accounting adjustment that reduces ESPN revenues. The company reported net income of $1.54B, +11.0% vs the period last year, on revenue of $11.57B, +7.3%. Show More Summary
The Lone Ranger was a big fan of silver. He named his horse after the shiny metal and fashioned bullets out of it. If werewolves ever threatened Wild West homesteaders, I'm sure the
One criticism that I've seen with Disney Infinity is that it's too contemporary. At launch, we got three Pixar films, a Pirates of the Caribbean world, and a Play Set for the brand new Lone Ranger reboot. Although classic franchisesShow More Summary
Following his role as the antagonist in The Lone Ranger, it won't be long until we see William Fichtner as another bad guy when he shows up as Shredder in the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot. Speaking with The HollywoodShow More Summary
We’ve noted it before, but: Ruth Wilson did yeoman’s work promoting The Lone Ranger across the globe while almost everyone tried desperately to ignore its existence. But we will not ignore HER. We’ll let her decide if that’s good news or not. Read More...
The Republican leaders had and still have a plan, and it's succeeding. Back this past summer, a few things were abundantly obvious. We knew Walter White was going to meet his demise. We knew The Lone Ranger would be terrible (Johnny Depp as Tonto?). Show More Summary
Blame Quentin Tarantino. In his urge to seize headlines, he created an early top ten movies list of 2013, and got me thinking about The Lone Ranger again, which he has dubbed one of the best of...
Quentin Tarantino has weighed in on his top ten films of 2013, listing among his favorites Blue Jasmine, Gravity, and... The Lone Ranger? Read more...
Quentin Tarantino is not only a man with strong opinions regarding movies, but he’s also a bit of a contrarion. Typically, whatever the popular opinion of a movie maybe, you can be guaranteed that Tarantino will take the less-popular point of view, and yes sports fans, QT has done it again by offering praise to […]
This week saw the release of Quentin Tarantino’s Top Ten Films Of 2013 (So Far), otherwise known as the only list where The Lone Ranger is likely to appear, besides Jerry Bruckheimer’s List of History’s Most Grievous Errors That Shall Soon Be Rectified. Show More Summary
He's dead on about one of these things.