• Mission to Mars (2000)

Mission to Mars

Release Date: March 10th, 2000

DVD Release Date: September 12th, 2000

PG |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

The first manned mission to Mars in 2020 ends in disaster when three of the crew are seemingly killed and the fourth, Luke Graham (Don Cheadle), is stranded with no way to contact Earth. Jim McConnell (Gary Sinise), Woody Blake (Tim Robbins), Phil Ohlmyer (Jerry O'Connell) and Terri Fisher (Connie Nielsen) are sent on a rescue mission to rescue any survivors and find out what happened. The team uncovers startling evidence that Mars may not be a dead planet after all.

Cast: Gary Sinise, Tim Robbins, Don Cheadle, Connie Nielsen, Jerry O'Connell, Kim Delaney, Elise Neal, Peter Outerbridge

Director: Brian De Palma

Genres: Science Fiction

Production Co: Touchstone Pictures, Jacobson Company

Distributors: Touchstone Pictures, Buena Vista Pictures

Keywords: Rousing, Rescue, Husband, Sacrifice

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    One of the most gorgeous science-fiction movies ever - and probably also one of the most realistic in detail and scientific extrapolation show more

  • 75
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    Earthlings beware: The dialogue and characters have less weight than bodies freed from gravity's grip. show more

  • 10
    Kevin MaynardMr. Showbiz

    As intriguing as the premise sounds, Mission to Mars hasn't a single moment of real suspense. show more

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