John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars

John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars

Director: John Carpenter Cast: Ice Cube, Natasha Henstridge, Jason Statham

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Product Details

Release Date: 06/17/2014
UPC: 0683904534132
Original Release: 2001
Rating: R
Source: Mill Creek Ent
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Wide Screen, Color]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 1:38:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ice Cube James "Desolation" Williams
Natasha Henstridge Lt. Melanie Ballard
Jason Statham Jericho Butler
Pam Grier Commander Helena Braddock
Joanna Cassidy Professor Whitlock
Richard Cetrone Big Daddy Mars
Clea DuVall Bashira Kincaid
Rosemary Forsyth Inquisitor
Duane Davis Uno
Liam Waite Descanso
Robert Carradine Rodale

Technical Credits
John Carpenter Director,Score Composer,Screenwriter
Howard Berger Makeup Special Effects
Robin Bush Costumes/Costume Designer
William Elliott Production Designer
Gary B. Kibbe Cinematographer
Sandy King Producer
Robert Kurtzman Makeup Special Effects
Gregory Nicotero Makeup Special Effects
Larry Sulkis Screenwriter
Paul Warschilka Editor

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars
1. Chapter 1 [24:41]
2. Chapter 2 [46:39]
3. Chapter 3 [26:38]

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John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars 2.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 10 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Wow... not sure what Carpenter was thinking when he made this flick. I've mostly been a fan of John Carpenter's work but this is one of the worst movies I've ever seen. Filled with cheesy not so scary zombie like creatures that are hilarious at times and down right annoying at others. This one is a stinker for sure... still can't believe this got 'Two thumbs up' from Ebert and Roeper... someone must have paid them off.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
DISSAPOINTED ! one of the worse i eva seen from john..
Lishka More than 1 year ago
Really interesting story line, and memorable quotes. I love this movie.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I actually did enjoy this movie. It's action filled and full of surprises. Not the best Carpenter film, but it's a good one.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I am a big John Carpenter fan and was roundly disappointed with this one. It could have been good: the cinematography, the story, most of the actors. Sadly, the whole thing was let down by angry Mars guy who just growled & shrieked his way through the second half. Some good elements but, on the whole, not up to par. With even mediocre villany, this movie would have been as good as Escape from New York.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I'm a John Carpenter nut, so to know John Carpenter is to know that he loves spaghetti westerns that time forgot. Ghosts Of Mars is just a Sci-Fi reincarnation of those types of films. I have to defend Carpenter because he creates these films not to be taken seriously or to be full of themselves but to simply entertain, and sometimes even enlighten. He is a master of uniqueness and he is not afraid to play things up tongue and cheek. I'm going to be generous with the rating and give it a 4 for it's creativeness.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Why did John make such garbage, it stupid you don't get the point and sand ghost like martains posseing people the only okay thing about it is the gore effects but if you are a big fan of Jon carpenter avoid this and vampires
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