22 juin 2014

Cinemablend.com: 6 Reasons Disney Needs To Resurrect The John Carter Franchise!

http://www.cinemablend.com/new/6-Reasons-Disney-Needs-Resurrect-John-Carter-Franchise-43550.html Excellent article which lists the reasons why Disney should ressurect the John Carter franchise! 1) Andrew Stanton and Taylor Kitsch want to make the sequels! It can seem of little importance, but it's not, especially in Andrew Stanton's case of course. He originated everything. He was the one who suggested to Dick Cook, then President of Disney Studios, to get the licence, which Paramount had just let go of. Stanton... [Lire la suite]
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12 juin 2014

John Carter 2: THE tweet to answer to? And a co-director for Finding Dory?

Jan Austin, one of our main campaigning passionaria for the John Carter sequels, has urged us on the Facebook page to answer to this tweet from Pixar Times: https://twitter.com/ThePixarTimes/status/476412494047875072 Here is the content:   Why Is It So Challenging To Let Go Of JOHN CARTER? http://bit.ly/1hMb2oP #longreads pic.twitter.com/UrGHo5e6aP   Jan has probably very good reasons to ask us to answer "en masse", and I was more than eager to oblige. Somebody of importance will probably read the answers. Let's do it... [Lire la suite]
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10 juin 2014

John Carter: the French ALLOCINE doesn't like, the viewers love it!

2014, June the 3rd : the French website Allociné give its advices of movies to see on TV. The three not to be missed are: Lethal Weapon 2, Promised Land and Zarafa. The movie NOT to see is John Carter, with this moronic critic:  “Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs by WALL-E’s dad, the movie had everything to be 2012’s Avatar. At least on paper, because on screen the feature film (which hurt VERY BADLY Disney’s accounts) offers a run-of-the-mill visual universe, an uninteresting scenario and a completely bland hero. Too bad…”... [Lire la suite]
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08 juin 2014

New airings of John Carter in France+the movie's team campaigning for John Carter 2?

How do I know that John Carter is aired on French tv? Not by looking at schedules, but when I see the number of visitors on my blog. It draws another time a more important number of visitors today, welcome all. John Carter has indeed begun to air again on the "Ciné+ Frisson" channel on Tuesday the 3rd of June at 8:45pm, and this Sunday June the 8th at 11:00am. As was already the case when the movie aired on Ciné+ Premier at the beginning of May, this airing brings a lot of researches about the eventual sequels. ... [Lire la suite]
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07 juin 2014

John Carter 2 and 3: "Could have been cool"

Andrew Stanton published on Twitter the message "Could have been cool. Had big plans..." with this picture:                   and then a second message: "...That would have led to even bigger plans.", with this picture:                   All those who have seen this are asking to see the sequels to John Carter! How about you? Put them on your favorites and retweet like mad! : ... [Lire la suite]
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21 mai 2014

Dynamite becomes official!

That was the great news yesterday in the small world (albeit in expansion) of the Edgar Rice Burroughs fans. The Dynamite Entertainment Company, which was publishing since 2010 unauthorized versions of John Carter, Dejah Thoris and Tarzan, and which had been sued by ERB inc in 2012, had recently stopped his run. It turns out it was only temporary! ERB inc got back the comics rights of John Carter from Disney and Marvel, and sold them to Dynamite Entertainment, which will soon officially publish “John Carter: Warlord of Mars” (as well... [Lire la suite]
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29 avril 2014

50 signatures to 12,000 for the John Carter petition!! + the sequel in another studio?

11,950 signatures as of today, and I see many Frenches among them, that’s great! The 12,000 milestone isn’t far away, let’s reach it! http://www.change.org/petitions/alan-horn-chairman-walt-disney-pixar-studios-bring-back-john-carter-take-us-back-to-barsoom Still no official move about the possibility of a sequel. Some posters on Facebook would be willing to encourage studios other than Disney to do a follow-up, either for a sequel or a reboot. It’s premature for a simple reason: Disney holds the rights currently, nobody else.... [Lire la suite]
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15 avril 2014

11,889 signatures for John Carter 2!

Slowly but steadily the petition for John Carter 2 gets close to 12,000 signers. The progression isn't super-fast, but it's at least progressing. The comments of Amazon.fr clients, a representative ranking because 1) constantly evolving and 2) written by objective people, are for the most part good. The rank of the movie is 4.2 out of 5, with 168 comments, among them 133 above average (93 5-stars comments, 40 4-stars). No offical news, and there probably won't be before March of 2015,... [Lire la suite]
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28 mars 2014

Spock of Mars!

Found on the internet, the combination of three passions of mine, Star Trek the original series, the first three Star Wars (1977-1983), and the Barsoom novels from Edgar Rice Burroughs. It gives... Spock of Mars! Combination of this Frank Frazetta painting: with this original Star Wars poster, the one with Sexy Leia and Hulk Luke!
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21 mars 2014

Llana of Gathol!

This book, the tenth of the Barsoom cycle, is composed of four novellas, but which form a continuous story, published in 1941 in Amazing Stories, and reunited as a 1948 book. This would be the last book of the cycle published while Edgar Rice Burroughs was alive. He died in 1950.  -          “The Ancient Dead”, published in the magazine with the title “The City of Mummies”: John Carter decided … to play the tourist, in Horz, the ancient city of the Barsoomian ancestors, the Orovars,... [Lire la suite]
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