The Martian | reviewed by: Jeremy Frost | October 23, 2015
entertainment value
@mattdamon_ was at his career finest as #TheMartian. #Castaway meets #Gravity. Beautifully told story with stellar acting and visuals.
genre Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
synopsis 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.
lead actors Matt Damon | Jessica Chastain | Kate Mara | Jeff Daniels | Chiwetel Ejiofor | Michael Peña | Aksel Hennie | Sebastian Stan | Kristen Wiig | Sean Bean | Donald Glover | Mackenzie Davis | Naomi Scott | Lili Bordán | Gruffudd Glyn | Sam Spruell | Jonathan Aris | Dilyana Bouklieva | Szonja Oroszlán | Nikolett Barabas | Karen Gagnon | Mark O'Neal | Brian Caspe | Nick Mohammed | James Fred Harkins Jr. | Björn Freiberg
director Ridley Scott