American science fiction fantasy film about John Carter.John Carter of Mars is the working title of the movie based on the 1917 novel "A Princess of Mars".
Recent news says that Disney has hired Andrew Stanton to direct the film.It is Stanton's first foray into live-action after working on pixar animated films from 1995 (Toy Story) to this year's Toy Story 3.The movie John Carter of Mars will be released on June 8, 2012!
The movie casts includes:
- Taylor Kitsch as John Carter
- Lynn Collins as Dejah Thoris
- Willem Dafoe as Tars Tarkas, a Barsoomian warrior and ally of John Carter
- Thomas Haden Church as Hajus, a vicious Thark warrior
- Samantha Morton as Sola, daughter of Tars Tarkas
- Dominic West as Sab Than, prince of the Zodangans
- Polly Walker as Sarkoja, a merciless, tyrannical Thark
- James Purefoy as Kantos Kan, Captain of the ship Xavarian
- Mark Strong as Matai Shang, ruler of the godlike Therns
- Ciarán Hinds as Tardos Mors
- Bryan Cranston as a Civil War colonel who comes into conflict with Carter
- Daryl Sabara as Edgar Rice Burroughs
I'm really not into Sci-fi but we'll see if the trailer will engross the hell out of me. :p