2h 12min | Action, Science Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy, Family | Release Date: 9.03.2012
This is 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.
"John Carter" is 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 stars Taylor Kitsch, Lily Collins, Willem Dafoe, James Purefoy, Mark Strong etc. The film is directed by Andrew Stanton and will be shown in Disney Digital 3D.