Tag Archives: Barsoom

Mission To Mars

This month Disney presents the epic, action adventure film John Carter, based on the Edgar Rice Burroughs’ classic, A Princess of Mars, the first novel in Burroughs’ Barsoom series. 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of Burroughs’ character John Carter, the original hero featured in the series, who has thrilled generations with his adventures on Mars. Over generations, John Carter has …

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John Carter – New Extended Superbowl Spot

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 …

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