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‘Princess of Mars’ Watch

Took the family to John Carter last night. Best movie ever? No. But the film was faithful to Edgar Rice Burroughs (at least to my amateur eyes) and featured a nice Martian steampunk aesthetic. It’s good to look at. Thumbs up.

John J. Miller, the national correspondent for National Review and host of its Great Books podcast, is the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. He is the author of A Gift of Freedom: How the John M. Olin Foundation Changed America.