Will John Carter finally find its audience?

Many had been predicting the failure of John Carter months before it happened, and in the post mortem of the film many blamed various marketing and regime problems at Disney.

John Carter costs Disney chairman his job

You thought when John Carter came out and bombed that the other shoe had finally dropped on a movie everyone predicted would fail.

First Battleship reviews are in

Along with John Carter, the other big cliffhanger at the box office this year will be Battleship, the big action film loosely based on the Milton Bradley board game. 



Waiting for Battleship


Okay, so John Carter came and bombed already. So many people predicted the flop that it practically became a self-fulfilling prophecy, which is rather unfortunate for genre fans.  



John Carter’s $200 million loss

Well before it hit theaters, it was predicted that John Carter would be the biggest write-off in cinema history, and sadly that prophecy has now come true. 



Alas John Carter

It's been a long time since a movie's had worse buzz than John Carter, to the point where you'd think it was the Heaven's Gate of science fiction.

John Carter reviews are finally here


John Carter has been one of the biggest gambles in recent Hollywood memory, with a huge budget, and much speculation whether it can find an audience or not. 



John Carter prologue rides into the hills

Disney has released a ten minute clip from its upcoming fantasy adventure film, John Carter.

John Carter sneak peek fights the white ape

Disney has released an extended clip from its upcoming film, John Carter, which is based on the Burroughs novel, A Princess of Mars.

Saving John Carter

Hollywood is definitely a very paranoid place. 

Everything's the end of the world, no matter how slight, because there's so much money at stake.

New John Carter featurette focuses on the princess

One of the biggest concerns when it comes to film adaption is the way literary characters are portrayed on the big screen.

Dynamite’s Warlord of Mars too naked for Burroughs

Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc. (ERB), the corporation which holds and represents the estate and intellectual properties of the late author, has filed a lawsuite against Dynamite comics.

In defense of John Carter

With troubled buzz going around the 'Net, Disney's John Carter has seemed an iffy proposition lately, even though the studio has one of the best track records in the biz. 



John Carter writers already penning sequel

A lot of hype is building around John Carter, an upcoming sci-fi adventure film.

Can John Carter overcome troubled buzz?

As we've reported before here on TG, the "buzz" you'll hear about upcoming films isn't always accurate. 

In the case of Titanic, many predicted doom before it became the biggest box office hit in history.

John Carter featurette is historic

This week, Disney released a new featurette for its upcoming science fiction adventure film, John Carter, which is based on A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

New John Carter trailer leads a rebellion

A new full-length trailer for the upcoming film John Carter premiered this weekend during the Super Bowl. Due to its length format, the trailer probably won’t be seen on television again, so if you missed it, here it is.

John Carter featurette goes live

This week, Disney released a new featurette for its upcoming science fiction adventure film, John Carter, which is based on A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Rolling the dice on John Carter

The "buzz" on movies isn't always accurate, and some films were weighed down with heavy predictions of doom before they finally hit theaters and did extremely well.



How risky is John Carter?

Pixar's record hasn't been perfect for great movies, but they've certainly had a better track record than most.