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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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Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (3 years ago)

John Carter's Andrew Stanton and Michael Chabon explain the legacy of Edgar Rice Burroughs. Susan Sarandon reveals the insane process behind adapting Cloud Atlas. We may not have heard the last of Chronicle — and, for some reason, T... Read Post

Chabon Hired for “John Carter” Script

Genres / Sci Fi : Slice of SciFi (6 years ago)

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... 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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