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Based on 27 Reviews
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  • NA
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    There still is no life on Mars. Red Planet is airless. show more

  • 38
    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    You can always judge a sci-fi thriller by its aliens. What does Planet offer -- Space roaches. show more

  • 50
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    It stars the striking Moss, that fierce beauty from "The Matrix," as the sternest, sexiest babe in space since Sigourney Weaver's Lieutenant Ripley. show more

  • 50
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Watch out for space junk. show more

  • 38
    Michael Atkinson Mr. Showbiz

    The characters aren't convincingly written, rarely if ever behave like believable humans, and consequently don't matter to us in the least. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    To like that kind of story is to like this kind of movie. show more

  • 50
    Chicago Tribune

    The slogan for Red Planet could be "In space no one can hear you yawn." show more

  • 50
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    It does boast loads of cool gadgetry and some impressive special effects. It's not much, but at least the movie always gives you something to look at. show more

  • 50
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Examiner

    Good-looking and empty. show more

  • 38
    Jonathan Foreman New York Post

    Isn't as bad as the year's first abysmal Martian movie, "Mission to Mars," but it's pretty close. show more

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