Walt Disney Pictures announced John Carter coming in 2012
John Carter is a fictional character who came from Earth and a visitor to Mars. The movie is based on “A Princess of Mars” by Edgar Rice Burroughs, its the first novel to feature John Carter that was originally published as a magazine in 1912 and then brought out in book form in 1917.
From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton comes “John Carter” an action-adventure set on a mysterious and exotic planet of Mars based on the classic novel. Movie also cover John’s life on Earth and tells his story of a former military captain in an American Civil War and inexplicably transported to Mars where he becomes part of the conflict between the various nations of the planet. John Carter takes it upon himself to save Barsoom and its people.
Movie will be release in theaters on March 9, 2012.