About

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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Directed by

Ridley Scott

Written by

Drew Goddard (Screenplay)
Andy Weir (Novel)
Chris Katinas (Lyricist)

Runtime

141 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Bring Him Home

Cast

Keywords

mars space based on novel or book science stranded isolation duringcreditsstinger survival nasa spaceship astronaut battle for survival engineering deep space explorer botanist

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Lists

#18 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2015 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#688 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Visual Effects

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Production Design Arthur Max

Oscar nomination for Best Motion Picture of the Year Mark Huffam Ridley Scott

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Matt Damon