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IMDB's summary:  "During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive."

My thoughts:  I was pleasantly surprised with this movie.  When I first saw the previews & such, it didn't really get my attention, it's when I kept reading how much people really enjoyed it that I thought about maybe checking it out.  I didn't read the book & I most likely won't but I thought the movie was pretty good.


Although, Donald Glover wasn't in it much, I loved his character...well, I just really like him since he was on Community.  Ha!  But I thought the entire cast was pretty dang good.  Plus, Sean Bean's character didn't die!  Anytime I see him in something, I just figure that he's gonna die cuz he typically does.


The Martian's Grade:
B

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  1. I read the book, then saw the movie. My let-down was that Kristen Wiig's character in the book is much more snarky and prevalent. I thought in the movie they wasted her character. Besides that, I thought Matt Damon was perfect.

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    1. Ugh, she would have played that so well. She was mostly in the background & I could have handled seeing more of her. I like her. :)

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