On the bright side, Robinson’s unlucky astronauts are played by Liev Schreiber, Elias Koteas, Olivia Williams and Romola Garai. All of these actors approach their potential demise with impressive conviction. show more
The unapologetically derivative sci-fi outing doesn’t have the scripting muscle to deliver on its early promise. But the solid cast keeps it reasonably gripping nonetheless. show more
Schreiber saves it to an extent with some unusual performance choices, but when you compare this ending to the emotional supernova of Danny Boyle’s “Sunshine” it comes way short. show more
February 16, 2014 Mike
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Stupid. Just plain stupid. Martian microbes infest an astronaut, bring him back to life as a zombie and then he infects a second one and together they hike across the surface of Mars, return to their base and begin killing anyone they encounter for kicks. What a waste of time.