All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘John Carter’

Disney Witholds John Carter from Netflix, Redbox

Did you see director Andrew Stanton’s big-budget science fiction epic “John Carter” when it arrived in theaters earlier this year? If you didn’t, don’t feel bad, as it would appear that movie-goers avoided the film in droves, effectively transforming the potential blockbuster into one of the biggest financial disasters in cinematic history. According to the Daily Mail, Disney has stated …

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Disney May Adopt 28-Day Waiting Period For Redbox

For those of you wonder where John Carter is on Redbox, you may be shocked to find out the the company who made the film, Disney, has gone the way of Universal and Fox to wait 28 days after the film is released on DVD to make wholesale copies available to Redbox. Universal and Fox (and now, Disney) have disagreed …

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“The Hunger Games” Has Devoured The Box Office!

The young teen book “The Hunger Games” has proven to be a box office stud, opening with the 3rd highest opening of all time and the highest non summer release of all time. The Hunger Games has devoured the box office beating out other top movies such as Spider-Man 3 ($151.1 million in 2007), The Twilight Saga: New Moon ($142.8 …

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John Carter is a Colossal Flop!

The Walt Disney Co. expects to lose over $200 million for the month of March after John Carter turned out to be a colossal flop. Disney said “John Carter” has brought in about $184 million in ticket sales worldwide so far. But ticket sales are split roughly in half with theater owners. The movie’s production budget is estimated to be …

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John Carter Big Flop At Box Office

Disney put a lot into their newest big box office hope the sci-fi action flick “John Carter!” With a huge advertising budget and a famous $250 million dollar budget, Things didn’t turn out the way they had hoped. John Carter came in second place this weekend with a whopping total of $30.6 million! Last weeks environmental message movie and box …

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Fan Trailer for John Carter Outdoes Disney’s Official Work

As many of you know, WebProNews is a big supporter of user-generated content, especially when it takes an established property and makes it better. In fact, the user-generated era is producing some incredible content, as the tools of the Internet makes hosting and distribution so much easier than they’ve ever been before. With that in mind, consider Disney’s troubles marketing …

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