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He Said, She Said: The Martian

The Martian

The Martian, starring Matt Damon, is a science fiction drama/thriller about the survival of one astronaut left for dead. Though it is mostly true to the novel, there are differences. The good news is these differences have almost no impact on the effectiveness of the storytelling.

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The Martian Trailer #2

The Martian

Just a quick update.  Even thought updates are on a temporary hiatus, I thought I would toss up this new The Martian trailer.  I’m still a bit conflicted that Matt Damon can pull of the main character, Mark Watney, but …

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He Said, She Said: Red Planet

Red Planet

Certainly not a science fiction classic, Red Planet possesses many aspects that make it an enjoyable watch, but there's not a high level of rewatchability. Carrie-Anne Moss puts in the best …

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Mars Station by Konstantin Mashkarin

Mars Station by Konstantin Mashkarin

Saito hesitated . . . then stopped.  He stood and stared at the barely visible entrance to the station.  Would they believe what he was about to tell them?  Would they accept as evidence the thing he was carrying in …

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John Carter of Mars by Vance Kovacs

John Carter of Mars by Vance Kovacs

For a little over 100 years Edgar Rice Burroughs‘ John Carter of Virginia has been roaming the red plains of Barsoom and filling our minds with adventure.  Vance Kovacs captures the color and action the red planet as Carter defies …

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Mars One Way

My wife and I sat down and briefly discussed sending in an application to the Mars One mission.  Crazy?  Beyond a doubt, but both of believe in the advancement of science and understand that great strides sometimes come with extraordinary …

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