- 2h 13min
- Directed by: Andrew Stanton
- Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Willem Dafoe, Mark Strong, Dominic West
- UK release: 9 March 2012
- Website: disney.go.com/johncarter/
American Civil War veteran Carter (Kitsch) is transported to Mars by a magical amulet, where he gets entangled with a princess (Collins), a corrupt warlord (West) and a malevolent shapeshifter (Strong). The politics are hard to explain, but Kitsch is a personable lead and Stanton's creative panache makes for colourful family entertainment.
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Reviews & features
John Carter8 Mar 2012
Visually impressive epic adventure suffers by prepping for sequels
Edgar Rice Burroughs’ 1912 creation finally hits the screen after 79 years of development hell, with pre-production on an animated feature originally scheduled for 1931. Andrew Stanton, director of Pixar’s A Bug’s Life, Finding Nemo and WALL-E, has…
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