The Martian 3D

The Martian 3D

The Martian 3D

Space survival thriller from Ridley Scott, adapting Andy Weir’s best-selling novel about an astronaut (Matt Damon) stranded on Mars when his crew leave him behind – presumed dead. When NASA discovers “the Martian” is still alive, the clock counts down to plan and execute a seemingly impossible rescue mission. Co-stars Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Sean Bean, Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave), Kate Mara (127 Hours) and Michael Peña (Fury).

Best Picture (Musical or Comedy) and Best Lead Actor (Damon) at the 2016 Golden Globes
2015Rating: M, Offensive language141 minsUSA
AdventureScience Fiction3DBlockbuster
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Reviews & comments

Variety

Variety

press

An enthralling and rigorously realistic outer-space survival story.

0
Total Film

Total Film

press

It’s not iconic sci-fi to match Alien or Blade Runner but it is a topical, supremely crafted, intelligent, heartfelt spectacle with gallows humour to die for.

4.0
0
Time Out

Time Out

press

Bringing optimism, nerd-itude and a touch of crazy to his character's solo ordeal, Damon is the key to the movie’s exuberance.

4.0
0
The Telegraph

The Telegraph

press

It’s a film about micromanaging, fixing things on the fly, and a lot of Ridley’s gruff, technocrat personality shines through.

3.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

A wide-eyed tribute to human ingenuity that packs enough snark to pull itself out of the black hole of earnestness, even if its fuel runs out partway through.

3.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

An uncustomarily cheery and upbeat film from Scott, a number of whose works range from the despairing to the nihilistic.

0
FilmInk

FilmInk

press

None of the stylistic elements serves to make for especially compelling viewing; it's overlong and occasionally irritating when it should be moving.

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Anchored by another great turn from Matt Damon, The Martian mixes smarts, laughs, weird character bits and tension on a huge canvas.

4.0
0

Best film of the year

Great film, best film of the year so far in my opinion. Entertaining, touching, amusing and relatable. Thoroughly enjoyed this film and would reccomend to all!

5.0
0

Big Red

At one point I had to shake my head and remind myself Mad Max wasn't going to come roaring into shot. This is the second great film this year featuring a whole lot of red sand in a bleak rocky wasteland. Totally different vibe though. The Martian features humanity at its best rather than worst.

5.0
0

Turn the beat around!

Saw this last week as I managed to get tickets to the early screening at The Embassy theatre in Wellington. The movie directed by Ridley Scott, stars Matt Damon as the lead. The basic premise of the movie, is that Mark Watney (Damon) becomes stranded on Mars, after being hit by flying debris during a storm. Thinking he is dead, the rest of the ARES 3 crew -...

4.0
0
Variety

Variety

press

An enthralling and rigorously realistic outer-space survival story.

0
Total Film

Total Film

press

It’s not iconic sci-fi to match Alien or Blade Runner but it is a topical, supremely crafted, intelligent, heartfelt spectacle with gallows humour to die for.

4.0
0
Time Out

Time Out

press

Bringing optimism, nerd-itude and a touch of crazy to his character's solo ordeal, Damon is the key to the movie’s exuberance.

4.0
0
The Telegraph

The Telegraph

press

It’s a film about micromanaging, fixing things on the fly, and a lot of Ridley’s gruff, technocrat personality shines through.

3.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

A wide-eyed tribute to human ingenuity that packs enough snark to pull itself out of the black hole of earnestness, even if its fuel runs out partway through.

3.0
0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

An uncustomarily cheery and upbeat film from Scott, a number of whose works range from the despairing to the nihilistic.

0
FilmInk

FilmInk

press

None of the stylistic elements serves to make for especially compelling viewing; it's overlong and occasionally irritating when it should be moving.

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

Anchored by another great turn from Matt Damon, The Martian mixes smarts, laughs, weird character bits and tension on a huge canvas.

4.0
0

Best film of the year

Great film, best film of the year so far in my opinion. Entertaining, touching, amusing and relatable. Thoroughly enjoyed this film and would reccomend to all!

5.0
0

Big Red

At one point I had to shake my head and remind myself Mad Max wasn't going to come roaring into shot. This is the second great film this year featuring a whole lot of red sand in a bleak rocky wasteland. Totally different vibe though. The Martian features humanity at its best rather than worst.

5.0
0

Turn the beat around!

Saw this last week as I managed to get tickets to the early screening at The Embassy theatre in Wellington. The movie directed by Ridley Scott, stars Matt Damon as the lead. The basic premise of the movie, is that Mark Watney (Damon) becomes stranded on Mars, after being hit by flying debris during a storm. Thinking he is dead, the rest of the ARES 3 crew...

4.0
0