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There’s a Scientific Explanation for ‘The Martian’ Oscar Love


There’s a Scientific Explanation for ‘The Martian’ Oscar Love

Believe it or not, there was a time when science-fiction movies weren’t the box-office juggernauts that they are today. Sure, there were breakout hits and award-winners like Alien and ET, and dependable franchises like Star Wars, but for the most part, sci-fi films didn’t dominate your local cineplex—and they didn’t win many Oscars.
The success of [...]

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‘The Martian’ Blu-Ray Gets Release Date, Special Features Details


For my movie-going money, Ridley Scott’s The Martian was one of 2015’s best films across the board—science-fiction or otherwise. As an inspirational and surprisingly funny film about one man’s will to survive, The Martian took a science-heavy, utterly geeky topic—an astronaut stranded on Mars—and made it instantly relatable. If you missed this great film the [...]

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‘The Martian’ is a Comedy, Apparently


The Martian is one of my favorite films of 2015. It was intellectually stimulating, inspiring, thrilling, and even funny here and there, but was it a comedy? I don’t think so, but that’s the opinion of Hollywood Foreign Press: the organization behind the Golden Globes award. Apparently, the film is being shuffled over into comedy [...]

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Entertainment Weekly LOVED The Martian


Entertainment Weekly LOVED The Martian

Entertainment Weekly loved The Martian! And here are details!

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Author Andy Weir On ‘The Martian’ and His Next Big Book


Author Andy Weir On ‘The Martian’ and His Next Big Book

What do you do when you’re an author and you’ve made your dreams come true? If you’re Andy Weir, you just keep working. Just a week out from the release of Ridley Scott’s film adaptation of Weir’s blockbuster novel The Martian, I caught up with Andy to discuss his reaction to the film and to [...]

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A Snippet From THE MARTIAN Movie


Andy Weir, Fox, and Yahoo shared this short snippet from their forthcoming Mars movie, The Martian! Take a look!

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Second ‘The Martian’ Trailer Released


So, have you seen it yet? The second trailer for “The Martian” is out, and from what I can see, it’s looking like we’ve got a damned fine science-fiction flick to look forward to. Of course, Andy Weir’s book deserves nothing less. With “The Martian” and “The Force Awakens” just around the corner, sci-fi fans [...]

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Adam Savage Interviews ‘The Martian’ Author Andy Weir


Adam Savage Interviews ‘The Martian’ Author Andy Weir

Wow! Talk about “sciencing the sh*t” out of things: Gadgeteer and mad scientists extraordinaire Adam Savage (”Mythbusters” and “Tested”) interviews The Martian author Andy Weir on this episode of the “The Talking Room.” Adam and Andy cover all kinds of kinds of interesting ground here, both about the book and the the upcoming film. Give [...]

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First ‘The Martian’ Trailer: Matt Damon’s Gonna Science the Sh*t Out of This’


First ‘The Martian’ Trailer: Matt Damon’s Gonna Science the Sh*t Out of This’

You know those movie trailers that come along once in a great while that for whatever reason give you goosebumps? The kind that instantly makes you stoked to see the movie? Well, I’ve got one for you to check out: “The Martian”.
A science-fiction Robinson Crusoe tale, “The Martian” is the story of Mark Watney: an [...]

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Your First Look at Matt Damon in ‘The Martian’


Courtesy of Empire comes our very first look at The Martian, the upcoming Ridley Scott film based on the novel by Andy Weir. Pictured is star Matt Damon as stranded astronaut Mark Watney. If you’ve read the book, then you know that Watney is facing almost certain death after being left behind on Mars. The [...]

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