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The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold (1958)

Approved | | Action, Adventure, Western | June 1958 (USA)
Three Indians are murdered. Each was wearing a medallion when he died. Together the medallions form a puzzle whose solution points to gold.

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Ross Brady
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Paviva
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Dr. James Rolfe (as Norman Fredric)
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Maurice Jara ...
Redbird
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Travers (as Bill Henry)
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Wilson
Belle Mitchell ...
Caulama
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Three Indians are murdered. Each was wearing a medallion when he died. Together the medallions form a puzzle whose solution points to gold.

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The Lone Ranger uncovers a city of gold and plunges into his newest, most exciting adventure! See more »


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June 1958 (USA)  »

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Der Held mit der Maske  »

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Trivia

Last time Clayton Moore starred in a movie/TV production as the Lone Ranger. See more »

Goofs

The Lone Ranger and the bad guy are duking it out in the lake. They both clamber out, sopping wet. The bad guy swings and misses. The Lone Ranger socks him on the jaw and he drops. The instant he hits the ground, both his and the Lone Ranger's clothes are totally dry. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Ross Brady: He won't be talking to anybody.
Travers: What about that masked man and injun? They can cause us plenty of trouble.
Ross Brady: Oh, we got what we were after. No matter who that masked man is, he'd never be able to figure out what that was. Come on.
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Crazy Credits

Instead of crediting Fran Striker and George W. Trendle as the creators/originators of The Lone Ranger characters, the credit below the screenplay credit simply reads "Based upon the Lone Ranger legend". See more »

Connections

Follows The Lone Ranger (1938) See more »

Soundtracks

William Tell Overture
(uncredited)
Written by Gioachino Rossini
Played in background over the opening credits and reprised at the end
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Avoids Many of the Cliches Found in the Series
2 April 2001 | by (Dallas, TX) – See all my reviews

A wounded Tonto standing alone to protect three innocent lives. A devious woman masterminding a deadly plot. Racial tension. Smart Indians.

These are things we rarely if ever saw in the TV series, but this movie adds them all into the mix. While this is most certainly a Lone Ranger movie, it mixes up the formula just enough that those who grew tired of the series would probably still enjoy it. Definitely recommended for any fan.


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