Quite a few new visitors are dropping by here, now that John Carter is in theaters, and some are still not sure whether or not they will see John Carter in theaters. We want to put our best foot forward with the new visitors, so we’re republishing our fan trailers and a clip from our documentary on Edgar Rice Burroughs.
The first fan trailer uses bits and pieces from all the Disney trailers that were available as of Super Bowl Sunday, February 5th. It got a seal of approval from Andrew Stanton, who tweeted: “Great fan trailer! They get it!” It’s gotten more than 150,000 views on YouTube, thanks mainly to Andrew’s kind words about it.
We tried to use the trailer as a way to clarify the basics of what the story is about, and give a feeling for how an ERB fan sees this material:
We made the second trailer — ‘Heritage’ — just a few days ago. It’s a celebration of the heritage of John Carter, and a reminder that it was the vision and imagination of Edgar Rice Burroughs that made this wonderful story possible.
Also, we are making a documentary entitled “The Life and Mind of Edgar Rice Burroughs”. Here’s a clip from that one. You can visit our Kicstarter Page here.
And finally — 100 Years of John Carter, our tribute to the artists who have interpreted ERB’s vision: