John Carter is a 2012 American science fiction-fantasy film directed by Andrew Stanton and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. It is based on A Princess of Mars, the first book in the Barsoom series of novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The film chronicles the first interplanetary adventure of John Carter, portrayed by actor Taylor Kitsch. The film marks the centennial of the character's first appearance. The film is the live-action debut for writer and director Stanton; his previous directorial work includes the Pixar animated films Finding Nemo (2003) and WALL-E (2008). Co-written by Stanton, Mark Andrews and Michael Chabon, it was produced by Jim Morris, Colin Wilson, and Lindsey Collins. The score was composed by Michael Giacchino and released by Walt Disney Records on March 6, 2012. The ensemble cast also features Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton, Mark Strong, Ciarán Hinds, Thomas Haden Church, Dominic West, James Purefoy, and Willem Dafoe. Wikipedia
John Carter is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films set in the 1860s, Films set in the 1870s, Swashbuckler films, Films set in New York City, American science fiction films, Fictional-language films, Films set in the 1880s and Disney films.
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Sola: Where are you going? Dejah Thoris: To your temple. Sola: No! No, you cannot enter here! It is forbidden! You are not Thark! (Dejah and John enter so she follows) Sola: Dotar Sojat, it is forbidden. It is forbidden! Dejah Thoris: Well, you speak for the goddess. What does she say? John Carter: (Seeing the engraving on the temple's wall) You called me a thern. Is that what she is? Sola: No! She is Issus. Therns are holy messengers of the goddess. In the time of oceans they walked among us, guiding us. We must not offend. Let us go!