First look: Johnny Depp in "The Lone Ranger"

Release date: July 3 The masked Western hero heads back to the big screen in this Gore Verbinski-directed retelling starring Armie Hammer as John Reid/The Lone Ranger and Johnny Depp as his sidekick, Tonto.
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From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski comes Disney/Bruckheimer Films' "The Lone Ranger." Tonto (Johnny Depp), a spirit warrior on a personal quest, joins forces in a fight for justice with John Reid (Armie Hammer), a lawman who has become a masked avenger.
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(CBS News) "The Lone Ranger" doesn't hit theaters until May 2013, but Disney and Bruckheimer Films just leaked a still photo from the film, featuring Armie Hammer in the title role and Johnny Depp as his loyal friend Tonto.

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The movie, directed by Oscar winner Gore Verbinski, also features Helena Bonham Carter, Tom Wilkinson, Barry Pepper and William Fichtner.

Filming for the remake is currently taking place in New Mexico.

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