Walt Disney Pictures has announced 2012 release dates for its upcoming films Frankenweenie and John Carter of Mars, according to eRc Box Office.

Tim Burton's Frankenweenie will receive a March 9, 2012 release and Andrew Stanton's John Carter of Mars, which will star Mark Strong, Willem Dafoe and Bryan Cranston, will debut in theaters on June 8, 2012.

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We'll be sure to keep you posted with any further information on these highly-anticipated new films as soon as more information comes in.