John Carter


2h 12m 2012

Brief Synopsis

War-weary, former military captain John Carter 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 and the captivating Princess Dejah Thoris. In a world on the brink of collapse, Car

Film Details

Also Known As
John Carter - Zwischen zwei Welten, John Carter of Mars, John Carter: entre dos mundos, Princess of Mars, A
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Location
Lake Powell, Utah, USA; London, England, United Kingdom; Utah, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 12m

Synopsis

War-weary, former military captain John Carter 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 and the captivating Princess Dejah Thoris. In a world on the brink of collapse, Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes that the survival of Barsoom (Mars) and its people rests in his hands.

Crew

Michael Aarvold

Music Engineer

Marco Abbruzzese

Visual Effects

Milton Adamou

Visual Effects

Kevin Adams

Visual Effects

Lindsay Adams

Compositing Supervisor

Alexandra Added

Visual Effects

Jeremy Agamata

Visual Effects

Ben Aghdami

Coordinator

Taz Agiakatsikas

Visual Effects

Zohaib Ahsan

Visual Effects

Andy Aitken

Special Effects Technician

Paul Michael Akers

Driver

Axel Akesson

Cg Supervisor

Vladislav Akhtyrskiy

Compositor

Alper Aksit

Animator

Angie Alavez

Visual Effects Supervisor

Pedro Aleman

Driver

Kevin Alexander

Hair

Pamela Dore Alford

Costumes

Azam Ali

Music

Marco Alicea

Audio

Douglas Allam

Plasterer

Josh Allan

Accounting Assistant

David Allday

Art Director

Antony Allen

Rotoscope Artist

Jason Allen

Assistant Location Manager

Iker Alonso

Visual Effects

Justin Alvarez

Compositor

Colin Alway

Digital Artist

Pete Amachree

Visual Effects

Valenti Amador

Animator

H. Leah Amir

Craft Service

Paul Amiras

Visual Effects

Christophe Ammann

Cg Supervisor

Eric Amundsen

Assistant Camera

Allysa Amundson

Assistant

Christopher Anciaume

Visual Effects

Colin Anderson

Camera Operator

Robert Anderson

Best Boy Grip

Danny Andres

Grip

Monifa Andrew

Visual Effects

Bryan Andrews

Storyboard Artist

Mark Andrews

Unit Director

Mark Andrews

Screenplay

Rob Andrews

Visual Effects

Caridad Angus

Stand-In

Samir Ansari

Visual Effects

Alex Anstey

3-D Artist

Chiara Antelmi

Animator

Steve Aplin

Animation Supervisor

Alexandra Apostolakis

Music

Tolga Ari

Costumes

Luke Armstrong

Rotoscope Artist

Nina Armstrong

Stunts

Scott Armstrong

Stunts

Ryan Arndt

Special Effects Technician

John Arnitt

Special Effects Technician

Joe Arnold

Visual Effects

Simon Arnold

Visual Effects Editor

Romain Arnoux

Visual Effects

Saqib Ashraf

Layout Artist

Anelia Asparuhova

Modelmaker

Myles Asseter

Modelmaker

James Aston

Matchmove Artist

Atanas Atanasov

Modelmaker

Terry Atchison

Armourer

Simon Atherton

Property Master

Jim Atkins

Driver

John Atkins

Driver

Nicholas Atkinson

Visual Effects

Nicola Atkinson

Layout Artist

J C Augare

Stunts

Jeffrey Augell

On-Set Dresser

James Austin

Sound Engineer

Alvise Avati

Animator

Jill Avery

Set Costumer

Kim Ayers

Makeup Artist

Dan Ayling

Matchmove Artist

Sergio Ayrosa

Compositing Supervisor

Rocky Babcock

Electrician

Jagadish Babu

Rotoscope Artist

Jonay Bacallado

Illustrator

Andrew Baggarley

Visual Effects

Jörg Baier

Compositor

Helen Bailey

Stunts

Michael Bain

Visual Effects

Dimitri Bakalov

Animator

Manjusha Balachandran

Visual Effects

Felix Balbas

Visual Effects

David Ball

Carpenter

Luke Ballard

Compositor

Candice Banks

Hairdresser

Dave Bannister

Compositor

George Barbour

Visual Effects

Craig Bardsley

Animation Supervisor

Wayne Barlowe

Concept Artist

Philip Barnard

Digital Artist

Christopher J Barnes

Assistant Director

Adam Barnett

Visual Effects

Bruno Baron

Cg Supervisor

Fernando Barraza

Driver

Ben Barrington-groves

Assistant Set Decorator

Christopher Barron

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Dan Barrow

Visual Effects Producer

Adrian Barry

Grip

Kirk Barton

Special Effects Foreman

Marsha Barton

Seamstress Supervisor

Tom Baskaya

Compositor

David Bassala

Visual Effects

Sam Basset

Digital Artist

Dallin G Bassett

Accounting Clerk

Jaqui Baxter

Production Assistant

Yelena Baykova

Video Assist/Playback

Peta Bayley

Animator

Yakov Baytler

Visual Effects

Andy Bean

Visual Effects

Susanne Becker

Compositor

Rosie Bedford-stradling

Construction

Leah Beevers

Digital Artist

Guy Belegaud

Props

Katie Bell

Visual Effects

Michael Bell

Compositor

Paula Bell

Rotoscope Artist

Richard Bell

Visual Effects

Niels Bellinger

Visual Effects Editor

Chris Bending

Digital Artist

William A Benedict

Driver

Steve Benelisha

Special Effects Technician

Fredrik Bengtsson

Animator

Michele Benigna

Compositor

Fernando Benitez

Visual Effects

John Benn

Visual Effects

Andrew Bennett

Art Department

Stephen Bennett

Compositor

Paul Bentman

Special Effects Technician

Amedeo Beretta

Animator

Emma Berkeley

Visual Effects

Saidou Bernabé

Visual Effects

Jan Berner

Visual Effects

Matthew Berning

Crane Grip

Emanuele Berti

Visual Effects

Maxime Besner

Visual Effects

Alex Betancourt

Visual Effects

Aaron D Beyer

Visual Effects

Thomas Biller

Visual Effects

Moti Biran

Compositor

Christopher Bird

Rotoscope Artist

Brad Blackbourn

Visual Effects

Peter Blackburn

Visual Effects

Anton Blake

Animator

John Blakeley

Sculptor

Chris Bleth

Music

Mawusime Blewuada

Matchmove Artist

Mike Bliss

Visual Effects

Andrej Blom

Visual Effects

Ashley Blyth

Visual Effects

Turea Blyth

Visual Effects Coordinator

Ilona Blythe

Visual Effects Producer

Joel Bodin

Visual Effects

Mike Bodkin

Visual Effects

Brendan Body

Animator

Rod Bogart

Visual Effects

Michael Bomagat

Animator

Don Bonaer

Coordinator

Axel Bonami

2-D Artist

Fabrizia Bonaventura

Visual Effects

Amanda Bone

Visual Effects

Patty Bonfilio

Visual Effects

John Bonnin

Electrician

Don Boogert

Visual Effects

Landon Bootsma

Compositor

Chris Bore

Visual Effects

Philip Borg

Visual Effects

Kelly Borisy

On-Set Dresser

Matthew Borneman

Visual Effects Editor

Stephen Borneman

Visual Effects

Sudeepto Bose

Compositor

Barbara Jo Bosier

Office Production Assistant

Alan Boucek

Compositing Supervisor

Lucie Bourgeau

Production Coordinator

Graham Bowen

Armourer

Graham Bowen

Modelmaker

Russell Bowen

Visual Effects

Jason Bowers

Visual Effects

Burke Bowthorpe

Assistant Property Master

Paul Boyce

Makeup Artist

Matt Boyer

Matchmove Artist

Peter Boyer

Music

Gary Boyle

Visual Effects

Richard Boyle

Visual Effects

Matt Boyton

Wardrobe

Jesse Don Brackenbury

Gang Boss

Jesse Don Brackenbury

Wrangler

Guy Bradley

Art Director

Richard Bradshaw

Stunts

Darren Brady

Stunts

James Braid

Visual Effects

Paul Brannan

Visual Effects

Kevin Braun

Visual Effects

Mike Brazelton

Compositor

Film Details

Also Known As
John Carter - Zwischen zwei Welten, John Carter of Mars, John Carter: entre dos mundos, Princess of Mars, A
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Location
Lake Powell, Utah, USA; London, England, United Kingdom; Utah, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 12m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Wide Release in United States Spring March 9, 2012

Released in United States on Video June 5, 2012

Based on the series of "Martian" novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs beginning with "A Princess of Mars," published by McClure Printing Co. June 1914. Other books in the 11 volume series include "The Gods of Mars," "The Warlord of Mars," "Thuvia, Maid of Mars," "The Chessmen of Mars," "The Master Mind of Mars," "A Fighting Man of Mars," "Swords of Mars," "Synthetic Men of Mars," "Llana of Gathol" and "John Carter of Mars."

Kerry Conran was previously attached to direct.

Jon Favreau previously attached to direct.

Robert Rodriguez was previously attached to direct, but had to leave the project when he resigned from the DGA to co-direct "Sin City" with Frank Miller.

Paramount purchased book rights for $300,000 against $2 million in 2002.

Previously in development at Paramount. Previously in development with Sean Daniel and Jim Jacks. Mark Protosevich and Ehren Kruger previously wrote drafts of the script while it was in development at Paramount.

Project was previously set up at Walt Disney Studios. They re-acquired the rights in 2007 after Paramount Pictures put the project in turnaround.

Walt Disney and Pixar bought the rights to the series as a possible animated or live-action tentpole series.

Released in United States on Video June 5, 2012

Wide Release in United States Spring March 9, 2012 (3749)