PG-13 | | Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
An astronaut becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him dead, and must rely on his ingenuity to find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.
The second Ridley Scott movie to be nominated for best picture. The first, Gladiator (2000), went on to win the award.
All right team, stay in sight of each other. Let's make NASA proud today.
Rick Martinez: How's it looking over there, Watney?
Mark Watney: Well, you will be happy to hear that in Grid Section 14-28, the particles were predominately coarse but in 29, they're much finer and they...
Mark Watney is seeing taking apart the Ares IV MAV, exposing the interior of the top capsule to the Mars Atmosphere. With the airlocks of the entry shaft/storage compartment, containing the space suit(s), still intact, he can safely take off his Mars surface suit, shave and put on his space suit - otherwise his unprotected exposure to the Martian Atmosphere would have killed him pretty quickly.
During the first half of the ending credits, the names of the cast members (with the exception of Matt Damon) corresponds with their character in the film.
In June of 2016, an extended cut was released on Blu-Ray and Ultra HD 4K Blu-Ray that adds 10 additional minutes of footage.
€2,264,233 (Italy) (4 October 2015)
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