PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Transported to Barsoom, a Civil War vet discovers a barren planet seemingly inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter Woola and a princess in desperate need of a savior.
John Carter is in top 20 George Price's favourite movies.
Edgar Rice Burroughs:
I am the key. I am the key! I, Edgar.
Edgar Rice Burroughs: Ed! E... D!
Edgar Rice Burroughs: 'Dear, Ned'. He never called me Edgar. He called me Ned!
John Carter: Hello, Ned.
John Carter is shown to be a widower because of the War Between the States. However, in the book, John Carter's own words state that he never had time for romantic involvement, except on a temporary basis. Dejah Thoris is the only woman he ever loved.
At the end of the movie, a title card comes up that says John Carter of Mars.
€1,044,471 (Italy) (11 March 2012)