John Carter

Summer blockbusters 2015, and what's defined as a hit

Simon Brew Feature Aug 12, 2015

Ant-Man hit, Terminator: Genisys failed, yet both made around the same amount of money. So what actually is a hit movie?

'Tracking softly', and writing films off before release

Simon Brew Feature Jul 20, 2015

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation is the latest film to be 'tracking softly'. But why are we so keen to lambast films we've not seen?

Disney loses John Carter movie rights, new studio sought

Simon Brew News Oct 21, 2014

Disney no longer has the rights to make John Carter movies and TV shows, as Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc seeks "a new partner".

The films that grossed $250m+ and apparently flopped

Simon Brew Feature Jun 26, 2014

Think Waterworld was a massive box office bomb? That John Carter and The Lone Ranger were 'turkeys'? Think again...

Andrew Stanton teases unmade John Carter sequels

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Simon Brew News Jun 9, 2014

John Carter director Andrew Stanton has teased the two sequels that never were...

The Lone Ranger, critics, and schadenfreude

Simon Brew Feature Aug 9, 2013

Are we increasingly willing certain big-budget movies to fail before they're even released? Simon takes a look at a growing phenomenon...

Exploring the influences in Man Of Steel's production design

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 22, 2013

Was Man Of Steel influenced by John Carter, Dune and fascist art? We examine the design of the summer's most elaborate-looking film...

Taylor Kitsch signs up for Exit 147

Glen Chapman News Feb 22, 2013

After a run of box office disappointments Kitsch signs up for serial killer thriller Exit 147

Albert Brooks signs up for Finding Nemo 2

Glen Chapman News Feb 13, 2013

The man who provides the voice of Marlin, Albert Brooks, has signed on the dotted line to reprise the role in Finding Nemo 2...

The ten contenders for the VFX Oscar

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Glen Chapman News Nov 30, 2012

As the 85th Academy Awards ceremony draws closer, ten films are in contention to make the final five for the VFX Oscar