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John Carter

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2012 | PG-13 | Action Adventure | 2hrs, 12m

Civil War vet John Carter is transplanted to Mars, where he discovers a lush, wildly diverse planet...

U.S. Release Date

John Carter release date was Friday, March 9, 2012. in 3,749 theaters

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

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Directed by

Andrew Stanton


Ehren Kruger
Mark Protosevich
Andrew Stanton


Rating MPAA

PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action

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A war-weary, former military captain John Carter (Taylor Kitsch) 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 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.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on Edgar Rice Burroughs' "John Carter of Mars" series. Disney is hoping for a franchise.

Also Known As

  • A Princess of Mars
  • John Carter of Mars

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