American Western Action Movie: The Lone Ranger

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The movie "The Lone Ranger" is an American western action film that tells the story of a two men subduing local villainy and bringing justice to the American Old West. The story centers on the recollections of a Comanche Native American Tonto and the adventures that found lawman John Reid transform into the Lone Ranger, a legendary hero of the Old West. Tonto and John both have a common enemy, Butch Cavendish, an outlaw who killed their families and tribes. The construction of the Transcontinental Railroad played an important role in this movie. A railroad tycoon, Latham Cole, wanted to take complete control over the railroad company and used mined silver to gain power. There were many symbolic objects or meaningful figures that appeared in…show more content…
The story for John was quite different than the one of Tonto, but their common enemy was Cole and Cavendish. When John was first chosen to be the Spirit Walker, he wanted to go back to town for help, but Tonto warned him that 8 man rode into that canyon, but he only dug 7 graves, and that Cavendish had a gun prepared for him on the train. This meant that there was a traitor that betrayed the Rangers, and it was Collins. The reason that John wears a mask was to hide his identity to protect himself and those he love, find that traitor and reveal the truth, and to bring back justice. "The men you seek thinks you are dead," was what Tonto reminded John, he must not reveal his true identity and emotions, or let his enemy get hold on to his weakness. Instead, it is better for John to be seen as a unknown Ranger. When one of Cavendish 's people went back to report what he saw, he told Cavendish that it was a Lone Ranger, it was the ghost of Dan Reid coming back for revenge. Many groups of people had asked John a repeating question in the movie, "What 's with the mask?" Red Harrington, Fake Comanche Indians (Cavendish 's people), and the real Comanche Indians all has questioned John about his mask. According to Tonto 's words in the movie, "Sometimes a good man has to wear a mask." The mask was made out of Dan 's vest, and the bullet that had hit and killed him during the battle created the holes for eyes on the mask. The whole idea of the mask throughout this entire film would be…show more content…
In this movie, there is a white stallion that accompanies John through his quest. This horse is very special, and according to Tonto, it is the Spirit Horse. In this movie, the Spirit Horse is somehow representing the opposite of the railroad. The Spirit Horse is balanced nature that always saves John and helps him with justice. However, the railroad is a tool of Mr. Cole used to achieve his greedy and evil plans, and unbalances nature. Even though Tonto believe that the horse is stupid or pretending to be stupid for recognizing John as the Spirit Walker, the Horse is very loyal and rescues John and Tonto out of many trouble. At the place operated by Red Harrington, Tonto and John seeked information and traces of Collins and Cavendish, Red informs them about Dan and Collin 's fight over a cursed silver rock, and tells them to make Cavendish pay for what he did to her. Tonto and John is being chased and wanted for the rumors of Comanche people raiding frontier settlements, and the Spirit Horse saved them out of that situation. When John and Tonto actually arrives at Rebecca 's home, they discovered people dead, Rebecca and Danny was nowhere to be found. Tonto points out that it is not the Comanche people who did these things, and that Indians will never waste. When they heard screams coming from elsewhere, they hurried over to the place where they discovered it was actually white men who were pretending to be Comanche people. This group of people was actually Cavendish
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