My son and I saw a screening of John Carter (Walt Disney Pictures) last week. It’s one of the better films we’ve seen this year. According to the press material, the movie is based on a novel, A Princess of Mars, by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Below is a quick summary of the film. Continue reading for the full movie review of John Carter [Facebook | Twitter].
The 411 for John Carter
|The story||A former Civil War soldier ends up in the middle of a civil war on Mars|
|Appropriateness for children||No sexual content, but there is violence (not bloody) and some mild bad language (hell and damn). In addition, the movie might be a little too long for very young children.|
|3D effects||Typical, nothing gimmicky|
|Release date||March 9, 2012|
|Rating||Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action|
|Genre||Science fiction, action, adventure|