Even after sitting down with producer Jim Morris and director Andrew Stanton, Disney's been pretty tight-lipped when it comes to dishing out the goods and getting us excited for their upcoming sci-fi adventure 'John Carter.' That March 9, 2012, release date is still a ways away and the first teaser poster didn't give us much to go on either, but now that we've got our hands on the first trailer, all that has changed.

As far as the story is concerned, here's the scoop straight from Disney: