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PG| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
A chameleon (Johnny Depp) who has lived as a sheltered family pet finds himself in the grip of an identity crisis. Rango wonders how to stand out when it is his nature to blend in. When he accidentally winds up in a frontier town called Dirt, he takes the first step on a transformational journey as the town's new sheriff. Though at first Rango only role-plays, a series of thrilling situations and outrageous encounters forces him to become a real hero.

Cast: Johnny Depp , Isla Fisher , Abigail Breslin , Ned Beatty , Alfred Molina , Bill Nighy , Stephen Root , Harry Dean Stanton

Director: Gore Verbinski

Genres: Comedy, Adventure, Animated

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Rango (2011)

Release Date: March 4th, 2011|1 hr. 45 min.

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  • July 09, 2012 vijisankaran
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    BOOOORRRRRIIINNNNGGGGG

  • October 23, 2011 colehewett
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    Really great movie, particularly good for the family as a whole as the parents can relate and the kids are enthralled by the color and awe of all the different characters! there is even a Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas reference!

  • August 16, 2011 bl00000000094351
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    Quite boring,

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What Is 'Rango'? Oscar Nominees 2012 Guide

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Feb 16th, 2012 5:54PM

"Rango"Nominated For: Best Animated FeatureWhat's It About: Johnny Depp voices the titular character, a pet chameleon that gets abandoned in the desert and struggles to survive; he finally finds salva...

New on DVD & Blu-ray, Week of July 12: 'Rango,' 'The Lincoln Lawyer' and 'Insidious'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Jul 12th, 2011 4:41AM

It's a thrilling week on the home video front as the summer heats up with three fun-filled new releases. First up there's Gore Verbinski's animated Western tribute 'Rango,' a one-of-a-kind action...

'Rango' Controversy: Groups Claim Too Much Smoking for a PG Movie

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Alison Nastasi on Mar 9th, 2011 2:35PM

The "unusual, hilarious and endearingly weird" 'Rango' hit theaters last weekend (check out our own Eric D. Snider's review of the movie), and the animated PG western is causing a stir among anti...

'Rango' Wins Four-Way Shootout: Box Office Report March 4 - 6

Posted by
Gary Susman on Mar 6th, 2011 2:40PM

We're off to see the lizard! Johnny Depp's heroic chameleon led 'Rango' to a No. 1 debut at the box office this weekend with an estimated $38.0 million. The cartoon Western with the all-animal...

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