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Chabon Hired for “John Carter” Script

Hugo-awarding winning author Michael Chabon will pen the script for the upcoming “John Carter of Mars,” according to io9. Chabon will adapt the text of the Edgar Rice Burroughs novel, “Princess of Mars” for the big-screen for Disney. The novel is the first of eleven novels about Carter that could be adapted for the big-screen. Chabon [...]
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Bad Ideas: Disney changes "John Carter of Mars" to just "John Carter" [Movies]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (4 years ago)

For reasons unknown to us, Disney has decided to change Andrew Stanton's much-hyped, live action adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic novels John Carter of Mars, to simply, John Carter. More » Read Post

Michael Chabon's 17-Year Quest to Write a Mars Adventure Movie [John Carter]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (3 years ago)

John Carter wasn't Michael Chabon's first attempt at writing about nineteenth century heroes having swashbuckling adventures on Mars. Long before he joined up with Andrew Stanton to adapt Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic novels to the ... Read Post

Michael Chabon Signs On To Write John Carter Of Mars [John Carter Of Mars]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (6 years ago)

Andrew Stanton's adaptation of the Edgar Rice Burroughs pulp legend John Carter of Mars just got a new screenwriter… and it's one of the writers who best understands pulp science fiction. Michael Chabon, author of such books as The ... Read Post

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