Sci Fi

Take A Trip To Planet Cliche: Everything Wrong With ‘John Carter’

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Why did they take "Of Mars" out of the title anyways?

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John Carter Of Mars Is Headed Back To The Silver Screen, Without Disney

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Disney isn't involved, but unsurprisingly, John Carter of Mars isn't done with Hollywood just yet.

TAYLOR KITSCH

Aw, That’s Cute: Taylor Kitsch Wishes They’d Make ‘John Carter 2′

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Taylor Kitsch seems like an okay guy, but he's still holding onto that 'John Carter 2' hope.

THE AVENGERS

The 25 Highest-Grossing Films of 2012

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We talk about domestic box office a lot, but international markets are where the real money is made.

The Watch

The Best And Worst Things About The Sci-fi Movies Of 2012

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It was a busy year for sci-fi, for better and for worse...

unnecessary sequels

Andrew Stanton to direct Finding Nemo 2: Nemo Harder

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Andrew Stanton made his live-action debut with John Carter earlier this year, which, despite being what I thought was a pretty enjoyable movie, lost Disney $200 million dollars.

#TRAILERS

Your Mid-Week Guide To DVD And Streaming: Journey To John Carter's Safe House

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Even the most jaded of film fans will find something to like with this week's new DVDs.

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Disney expects to lose $200 million on John Carter – the biggest movie loss ever

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Rumors of what it cost to make an market John Carter ran as high as $350 million.

WORLD RECORDS

Disney Discloses Their "John Carter" Damages. Daaaamn.

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Just last week we were saying John Carter may lose as much as $165 million for parent company Disney.

#WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

C-Tates smashes weekend box, John Carter gets another coffin nail

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Proving to the bizzy yet again that the C-Tates = C-Notes, 21 Jump Street took home an estimated $35 million in North America at the box office over the weekend, the second biggest opening for an R-rated comedy released outside of summer (behind Jackass 3D).

#Facebook

John Carter Fans Demand Disney Flush More Money Down the Toilet

John Carter may be on track to be the biggest box-office disaster of all time, but that doesn't mean the movie doesn't have its fans.

Movies

John Carter Likely to be the Biggest Flop of All-Time

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So, in its opening weekend John Carter raked in approximately 30-million in North America and 70-million overseas.

what'd you think?

"John Carter": What'd You Think?

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This weekend was a bad one for anybody hoping to see more pulpy space opera on screens: "John Carter" got pretty thoroughly thumped at the box office, grossing $30 million and coming in second to "Hollywood Gives Dr.

#WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

Shocker: John Carter bombs

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This was the weekend John Carter finally opened, when we'd find out whether its huge budget (rumored to be $200 - $250 million- UPDATE: $350 million to make and market, according to the NY Times) was worth it or a waste, when we'd learn whether Disney's "make sure everyone knows his name is John Carter.

WEEKEND MOVIE GUIDE

Weekend Movie Guide: Where's John Carter From Again?

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Opening on Earth and Uranus: John Carter, A Thousand Words, Silent House, Friends with Kids FilmDrunk Suggests: John Carter.

#Jay Z

Shawn Carter > John Carter

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If there's one thing I love, it's rap music.

#Bryan Cranston

John Carter wants Walter White's beans

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We've been pretty critical of Disney's marketing campaign for John Carter thus far, which seemed to focus on nothing so much as drilling the name "John Carter" into our head, a strategy commenter The White Beaner summed up most succinctly: John Carter marketing brainstorming session: ̶”̶F̶r̶o̶m̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶O̶s̶c̶a̶r̶-̶w̶i̶n̶n̶i̶n̶g̶ ̶d̶i̶r̶e̶c̶t̶o̶r̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶W̶a̶l̶l̶-̶E̶ ̶a̶n̶d̶ ̶F̶i̶n̶d̶i̶n̶g̶ ̶N̶e̶m̶o̶”̶ ̶”̶F̶r̶o̶m̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶P̶u̶l̶i̶t̶z̶e̶r̶-̶p̶r̶i̶z̶e̶ ̶w̶i̶n̶n̶i̶n̶g̶ ̶w̶r̶i̶t̶e̶r̶ ̶f̶r̶o̶m̶ ̶S̶p̶i̶d̶e̶r̶-̶M̶a̶n̶ ̶2̶”̶ ̶”̶F̶r̶o̶m̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶b̶e̶l̶o̶v̶e̶d̶ ̶n̶o̶v̶e̶l̶s̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶E̶d̶g̶a̶r̶ ̶R̶i̶c̶e̶ ̶B̶u̶r̶r̶o̶u̶g̶h̶s̶”̶ “Yes, that certainly is his name.


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