Release Date: March 09, 2012
Starring Willem Dafoe, Matt Lasky, James Purefoy, Jon Favreau
Directed by Andrew Stanton
From filmmaker Andrew Stanton, "John Carter of Mars" is a sweeping action adventure set on the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars). Based on the classic sci-fi novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the film tells the story of John Carter (Taylor Kitsch), who is inexplicably transported to Mars where he becomes embroiled in a conflict of epic proportions amongst the inhabitants of the planet, including Tars Tarkas (Willem Dafoe) and the captivating Princess Dejah Thoris (Lynn Collins). In a world on the brink of collapse, Carter discovers that the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands.
Synopsis:Transported to Barsoom, a Civil War vet discovers a barren planet seemingly inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Woola and a princess in desperate need of a savior.
Directors: Andrew Stanton
Genres: Sci-Fi, Action, Fantasy, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Writers: Andrew Stanton, Mark Andrews, Michael Chabon, Edgar Rice Burroughs
Producers: Lindsey Collins, Jim Morris, Bob Roath, Colin Wilson
Musicians: Michael Giacchino
Cinematographers: Daniel Mindel
Editors: Eric Zumbrunnen