Ghosts of Mars is a 2001 American science fiction action horror film written, directed and scored by John Carpenter. It was produced by Screen Gems and distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing. The film stars Natasha Henstridge, Ice Cube, Jason Statham, Pam Grier, Clea DuVall, and Joanna Cassidy. The film received largely negative reviews and earned $14 million at the box office, against a $28 million production budget. The film would be John Carpenter’s last feature until his return with The Ward in 2010.