In 1868, John Carter (Taylor Kitsch) is an ex-confederate army soldier and down on his luck but still in in demand by the Northern Army for his fighting skills.
Not wanting any part of that….John escapes to a cave where he meets an alien from Mars.
A powerful race of bad guys is finally able to start winning the war to bring the city of Helium by defeating Helium’s air force and demanding to marry Princess Dejah Thoris (Lynn Collins).
Things are not looking good for Princess Dejah and her people.
Earth / Mars
John mortally wounds the alien and takes hold of his medallion. Before the alien dies, he tells John to say these words. I forget what the words were but WHHOOSSHH…..John is now on Mars able to leap tall buildings in a single bound and is the strongest being there (it’s a gravity thing).
He meets some creatures who want to kill him, and some that help him, and one……Princes Dejah who…..
Oh, to see what happens you will have to stream the movie on Disney+.
“John Carter” is one helluva confusing movie! Until the end, when everything is clear…finally. I fell asleep briefly…..waking up suddenly when Lori asked if I understood what was going on. Obviously not! 😉 Ho Hum….
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