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  1. John Carter (2012) Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Silver Bullet Comics

    ... of the reason this film failed at the box office, was that for some reason, no one knew how to market it. Yeah, John Carter has been around for a hundred years, but he's not a mainstream name. He's not Tarzan. He's a civil war soldier who gets ...

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  2. Famous Flops: 'John Carter' Became Shorthand For 'Box Office Bomb'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Forbes.com

    ... with the benefit of hindsight is not without value. So what, if anything, can we take from the failure of John Carter Unless it is relates to this discussion, I will try to avoid discussing the film's quality. I am not a fan, and a second viewing ...

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  3. Is Lynn Collins moving into Hollywood star territory with her 2015 lead roles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | FansShare

    ... by the entertainment blog "Bustle" which fantasized about him as a potential contestant on "The Bachelor". John Carter actor Taylor Kitsch has revealed how he is still close friends with his John Carter co-star Lynn Collins Hugh Jackman has given ...

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  4. EEGs Predict A Movie's Success Better Than SurveysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Scientific Blogging

    ... and how much they'd be willing to pay for a DVD of each film. If studio executives had read the script for "John Carter" while hooked up to an EEG machine rather than agreeing with their boss at Disney, it might have ended a lot differently for ...

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  5. Review: John Carter: Warlord of Mars #1Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Edgar Rice Burroughs' " John Carter " is beloved by many within a myriad of circles. As one of the oldest and founding series to the science fiction genre, John Carter has been entertaining readers for over a century.

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  6. Willem Dafoe Joins Matt Damon in Epic The Great WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    Hot off of Best Picture contender The Grand Budapest Hotel , The Hollywood Reporter says actor Willem Dafoe is lending his trademark grin to director Zhang Yimou's epic The Great Wall , in which he will star opposite Matt Damon and Pedro Pascal. There is no word on whether this is the same role that Dafoe's John Carter co-star Bryan Cranston was up for last year, as details are being kept under wraps.

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  7. Revealed: Disney's Only Loss-making British MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... costs with its gross takings according to industry experts Box Office Mojo. The study reveals that 2012's John Carter is Disney's only loss-making picture as it returned $0.93 for every Dollar invested. This is because it had total costs of $306.6 ...

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  8. John Carter Might See New Life on FilmRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Disney Blog

    Disney's take on the Edgar Rice Burroughs "John Carter of Mars" books was a disappointment in many ways. The studio failed to market and promote it in a way that non-fans would understand and first time director Andrew Stanton was unable to fully realize his vision due to last minute budget changes.

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  9. Rte Ten's TV highlights for today, December 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... at the box office but is well worth a watch for way over the top bravado film-making. Homeless Civil War veteran John Carter (Kitsch) is in Arizona, looking for gold and trying to stay one step ahead of the US Cavalry, who want him back in uniform ...

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  10. Watch! Taylor Kitsch talks John CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | RTE.ie

    With sci-fi adventure John Carter receiving its Irish network television premiere on RT2 this Friday, December 12, at 9:00pm, here's another chance to watch TEN 's interview with so-laidback-he's-nearly-horizontal star Taylor Kitsch in 2012. We also met Kitsch's co-stars Willem Dafoe and Lynn Collins and director Andrew Stanton at the time of the film's cinema release.

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  11. Television welcomes Witherspoon, KidmanRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... Taylor Kitsch, the former Friday Night Lights star who recently stepped up to the big screen with Battleship and John Carter. This bug must be contagious. Either that, or the Who's Who of Hollywood have found the same merits in the small screen that ...

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  12. Battleship, From Dusk till Dawn, Rocky Balboa: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Radio Times

    Those of us who fell in love with Taylor Kitsch during HBO's long-running Texan high-school football drama Friday Night Lights have spent the subsequent years willing him on as he attempts to convert his heart-throb power to movie-star status. After the commercial misfire John Carter, and back with director and FNL creator Peter Berg, we hoped for better with Battleship, despite it being based on the Hasbro board game.

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  13. Back to the A-list for McAdams, Kitsch with - True Detective'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Telegram

    ... a $125-million domestic haul, Kitsch is still labelled as box office poison thanks to blockbuster flops like 'John Carter' and art house duds like Oliver Stone's 'Savages,"' Travers writes. "We all know from watching Kitsch play Tim Riggins on ...

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  14. Hollywood's A-list is gravitating to televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Kitsch, the former "Friday Night Lights" star who recently stepped up to the big screen with "Battleship" and "John Carter." This bug must be contagious. Either that, or the Who's Who of Hollywood have found the same merits in the small screen that ...

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  15. TV Blog Buzz: Back to the A-list for McAdams and Kitsch with 'True Detective'?Read the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | Lifestyles

    ... a $125 million domestic haul, Kitsch is still labelled as box office poison thanks to blockbuster flops like 'John Carter' and art house duds like Oliver Stone's 'Savages,'" Travers writes. "We all know from watching Kitsch play Tim Riggins on ...

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  16. More film stars eye TV projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Toledo Blade

    ... Taylor Kitsch, the former Friday Night Lights star who recently stepped up to the big screen with Battleship and John Carter . This bug must be contagious. Either that, or the Who's Who of Hollywood have found the same merits in the small screen ...

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  17. Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are going to be television starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Kitsch, the former "Friday Night Lights" star who recently stepped up to the big screen with "Battleship" and "John Carter." This bug must be contagious. Either that, or the Who's Who of Hollywood have found the same merits in the small screen that ...

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  18. Rachel McAdams Cast in "True Detective"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | WebProNews

    ... married to a criminal entrepreneur called Frank Semyon, who is played by Vince Vaughn. Friday Night Lights and John Carter star Taylor Kitsch has also been confirmed as one of the show's male leads. Kitsch will portray a character named Paul ...

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  19. Rachel McAdams, Taylor Kitsch, and Kelly Reilly will star in HBO's True Detective season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... playing the character of Tim Riggins on five seasons of Friday Night Lights, but his roles in action films like John Carter, Battleship, and Lone Survivor are more familiar to most. Even Reilly - a British actress best-known for playing the lead ...

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  20. It's Official: HBO's True Detective Adds McAdams, Kitsch and ReillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | ComingSoon.net

    ... announced today that Rachel McAdams ( About Time , Midnight in Paris ), Taylor Kitsch ("Friday Night Lights", John Carter ) and Kelly Reilly ( Flight , Sherlock Holmes ) are joining Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn for the highly-anticipated second ...

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