Fancy watching 'The Martian: Extended Edition' on your TV or mobile device at home? Searching for a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or the Ridley Scott-directed movie via subscription can be confusing, so we here at Moviefone want to do the heavy lifting.
Read on for a listing of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription alternatives - along with the availability of 'The Martian: Extended Edition' on each platform. Now, before we get into the fundamentals of how you can watch 'The Martian: Extended Edition' right now, here are some finer points about the science fiction flick.
Released January 1st, 2015, 'The Martian: Extended Edition' stars Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Michael Peña, Kate Mara, Sean Bean and Sebastian Stan. The Not Yet Rated movie has a runtime of about 2 hr. 31 min., and received a score of 80 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which assembled 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."