According to a source in the Sci-Fi Heaven mailbox, and a corroborating article over at Collider.com, it would appear as though “The Lone Ranger” is set for a remake.
Today, the rule is this:
People don’t go see westerns.
Well, I guess Bruckheimer still isn’t listening. And that’s not a bad thing as he may be trying to revive another possibly dead genre with a new take on”¦”The Lone Ranger.” You may have heard of it. It’s one of those big properties that we all kind of expected to be redone someday, but did you really think it would become the next big Verbinski/Elliot/Rossio joint? I didn’t. But I’m glad it seems like that’s going to happen.