Learn to speak Thark with Willem Dafoe, the alien king of John Carter

In John Carter, the ruling Thark king (or Jeddak) Tars Tarkas is probably the most conflicted creatures on the entire red planet. And at the John Carter press day, we sat down with Willem Dafoe — the man behind the giant alien monster — to get to the root of Tars' misery. Meet some baby Tharks and learn a little bit… » 3/01/12 10:20am 3/01/12 10:20am

First Trailer for Abel Ferrara's Answer to Melancholia

We seem to have reached the "slow apocalypse" era in full force, what with Melancholia, the new Perfect Sense, and now Abel Ferrara's 4:44: Last Day on Earth. The original Bad Lieutenant director tells the story of a night when everybody knows the world is ending at 4:44 AM East Coast time, and people have to make peace … » 2/23/12 11:46am 2/23/12 11:46am

New John Carter footage shows off Martian super-leaping and gigantic,…

John Carter director and Pixar stalwart was on hand today to introduce some new sneak peek footage from his upcoming adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs's Barsoom books about a broken Civil War veteran who becomes Mars's greatest warrior. Spoilers ahead! » 8/20/11 2:40pm 8/20/11 2:40pm