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

3 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

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 screen, Chabon wrote another Martian epic. Discover the saga of The Martian Agent, and how it led to Chabon's involvement in John Carter. More »
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