Rare Bob Clampett John Carter of Mars Test Animation

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In 1936, animator Bob Clampett approached Edgar Ride Burroughs about making cartoon shorts based on “John Carter of Mars”. Burroughs agreed and together with Burroughs son, they worked for a year creating material for this ambitious effort. Sadly nothing ever came of what could have been a remarkable piece of entertainment. But this footage gives us insight into what could have been.

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One thought on “Rare Bob Clampett John Carter of Mars Test Animation

  1. TheSixMillionDollarJedi says:

    I found this when the movie came out. It’s such good animation and it’s a shame nothing was done with it.

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