Tag: Mars

The Martian

He Said, She Said: 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.

The Martian

The Martian Trailer #2

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 […]

Red Planet

He Said, She Said: 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 …

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 […]

Retro Review: Red Planet (2000)

Retro Review: Red Planet (2000)

In Red Planet a team of astronauts makes the first manned expedition to the Mars and must struggle to overcome the differences in their personalities.

Mission to Mars (2000)

Retro Review: Mission to Mars (2000)

Mission to Mars is a film worth renting for science fiction fans to either enjoy or mock . . . depending on your tastes. And for some of us it’s okay to do both.