The Martian

The Martian

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Average of 434 ratings: 3.9 Stars

2015 M Contains offensive language.

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

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Duration
135 minutes
Studio
20th Century Fox

DVD details

Screen Format
2.40:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
Zone
4
Subtitles
German, Castilian Spanish; English for the hearing impaired
Audio
English. German, Castilian Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1; English audio descriptive

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 2.40:1
Zone
B
Subtitles
English for the hearing impaired
Audio
English DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1; English audio descriptive

18 Member Reviews Write a review

2.5 by morepork

Really slow and ... boring, sad to say. You can tell it's based on a very slim novel. There's very little character development or much depth at all. If you're a science buff, you'll likely find it... Read more

4.5 by Watcher

Puzzled as to why it was chosen for / won best comedy at the Grammy's - then we saw it and understood why ! Wonderful to have a movie go like this - I must be getting older

5 by tvshowsfan

Fantastic, Robinson Crusoe on Mars. Really enjoyed this drama not comedy as the golden globes voted it. A bit geeky with all the physics but hey that's science.

3 by chickletducks

Thank goodness I watched this with someone who had read the book and understood the maths/physics/science behind what was going on. Some parts of the book (particularly at the end cough *jetpack*) were... Read more

4 by Elseeta

Clever sets, thin story but imaginative and scarey.

3 by Maximo

Enjoyable although a bit slow and at times a tad boring.

3.5 by Kingandqueen

Thoroughly enjoyed this movie. It was unique and thought provoking.

3.5 by Jo & Hitendra

Better than I expected. Lots of 'really - you can do that?' moments. I was especially pleased that my 'he needs some gaffer tape right now' comment was operationalised seconds after I said it. I'm dubious... Read more

2 by Tubbs

The set designs are fine but for most of its length the story telling drags and needs pop music to back it up. The ending is predictable and soft.

5 by wcrobbo

Matt Damon played his part very well. A good amalgamation of sci-fi and human interest. Holds your interest the whole way through