Walt Disney Studios has released a new extended superbowl spot for the upcoming science fiction movie, John Carter. The movie is based on the heroic protagonist of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ 11-volume Barsoom series of the same name.
Transplanted to Mars, a Civil War veteran (John Carter) discovers a lush planet inhabited by 12-foot tall barbarians. Finding himself a prisoner of these creatures, he escapes, only to encounter a princess who is in desperate need of a savior.
The Andrew Stanton directed movie stars Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Willem Dafoe. John Carter opens is scheduled to open here in March 2012.