Temis the Friendly Ghost wrote:
if they want to make a serious Western about the railroads, why cast Jonny Depp at all, much less give him crazy makeup and a crazier chapeau? .
Er, did anyone really expect The Lone Ranger
to be "a serious western about railroads"?
It's a remake of a classic radio show, Kemo Sabe!
That's like expecting The Shadow
to be a serious psychological exploration of the evil that lurks in the hearts of men . . . .