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John Carter (2012)  link to John Carter on IMDb  

Number: 584

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IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (70394 votes)

Country: USA, 132 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy

Director(s): Andrew Stanton

Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton, Willem Dafoe, Thomas Haden Church, Mark Strong, Ciarán Hinds, Dominic West, James Purefoy, Bryan Cranston

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Plot Outline: John Carter, a Civil War veteran who in 1868 was trying to live a normal life, is "asked" by the Army to join. But he refuses so he is locked up. He escapes and is pursued. Eventually they run into some Indians and there's a gunfight. Carter seeks refuge in a cave. While there he encounters someone who is holding some kind of medallion. When Carter touches it, he finds himself in a place where he can leap incredible heights, among other things. He later encounters beings he has never seen before. Later he meets a woman who helps him to discover that he is on Mars. And he learns there's some kind of unrest going on.

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1