The Martian

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Released October 2nd, 2015, 'The Martian' stars Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 22 min, and received a score of 80 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which put together reviews from 46 knowledgeable critics.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "When astronauts blast off from the planet Mars, they leave behind Mark Watney (Matt Damon), presumed dead after a fierce storm. With only a meager amount of supplies, the stranded visitor must utilize his wits and spirit to find a way to survive on the hostile planet. Meanwhile, back on Earth, members of NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring him home, while his crew mates hatch their own plan for a daring rescue mission."

'The Martian' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Amazon.com, XFINITY, iTunes Store, VUDU, and YouTube .