06 Mar '12, 9pm

Movie review: John Carter / PG13, 131min Review: 3.5/5 stars - TODAYonline

Ever since the dawn of the modern blockbuster, circa 1975 with Jaws, the imminent release of a new high-profile movie seems to have become as much a matter of how much cash it's likely to rake in as how enjoyable it is to watch. News about John Carter, Andrew Stanton's adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs's John Carter Of Mars novels, has centred on its ballooning budget and poor "tracking" results. But, really, it is a joyously barmy boys-own space romp with a hundred times more heart than The Phantom Menace. The Oscar-winning director simply has too much storytelling nous to let his film sink under the weight of expectation or cost, and it displays considerable earthy humanity for a movie with a fair share of talking CGI characters. One may have to get used to Willem Dafoe as 15-foot tall extra-terrestrial Tars Tarkas. The excellent chemistry between Taylor Kitsch as Carte...

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