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Weekend Box Office And Your Monday Must-Read.

The lure of adventures on Mars wasn’t quite enough to get filmgoers to plunk down their hard-earned for Disney’s sci-fi western John Carter. In a battle of average films, Edgar Rice Burroughs’ pulp hero lost out to the animated adventures … Continue reading

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“John Carter” Actress Lynn Collins Talks About Creating Her Character.

There’s an old joke in Hollywood that Ginger Rogers had to do everything Fred Astaire did — just in a dress and heels. Now we can amend that for actress Lynn Collins, who had to keep up with John Carter … Continue reading

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First Look: “John Carter.” Ten-Minute Scene Released

Here’s your first look at Disney’s big-budget adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ pulp hero. The movie opens in U.S. theaters this week. Tyler Kitsch and Lynn Carter star. Thanks to ComingSoon, which had the clip first. First Look: “John Carter.” … Continue reading

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Weekend Box Office and the Monday Must-Read.

Good Monday Morning, Everyone. Critical brickbats didn’t keep Dr. Seuss’ “The Lorax” from ruling the box office over the weekend. The anti-corporatism parable took in a quite capitalist $70.7 million, propelling a 34.4 percent improvement in receipts over the weekend … Continue reading

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“John Carter” The First Reviews Are In.

Ohhh … boyyy … Disney may want to move permanently to Mars if this early review from HeyUGuys is any indication. The big-budget adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ pulp hero has all kinds of problems. Here’s a sampling: “What’s really … Continue reading

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Lynn Collins Talks “John Carter.”

ComicBookMovie has posted an interview with actress Lynn Collins, who stars opposite Taylor Kitsch in Disney’s big-screen, big-budget adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ pulp character John Carter. The Mouse House has been trying super-hard to build buzz for the movie … Continue reading

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Four-Minute “John Carter” Sneak Peek Debuts.

Here’s a four-minute-long sneak peek from Disney’s upcoming “John Carter” that shows the hero fighting white apes in an arena scene. Many thanks to HeyUGuys for hipping me to this. And a synopsis: From Academy Award(R)-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton comes … Continue reading

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