From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton comes 'John Carter'--a sweeping action-adventure set on the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars. 'John Carter' is based on a classic novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, whose highly imaginative adventures served as inspiration for many filmmakers, both past and present. The film tells the story of war-weary, former military captain John Carter (Taylor Kitsch), who is inexplicably transported to Mars where he becomes reluctantly 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 rediscovers his humanity when he realizes that the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands.
- MPAA Rating: PG-13
- Genre(s): Science Fiction,Fantasy,Action
- Run Time: 132min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 03/09/2012
- DVD Release Date: 06/05/2012
- Distributor(s): Walt Disney Pictures
- Themes: Evil Aliens,Chosen One
- Tone: Atmospheric,Fanciful,Stylized,Visceral
Civil-War [US], Mars, princess
- Country of Origin: USA (03-09-2012),USA - 3D (03-09-2012)
- Language: English