The Martian is an American film based on science fiction and directed by Ridley Scott. The storyline of the movie is based on the novel of Andy Weir named “The Martian”. The screenplay of this movie is done by Drew Goddard. The role of the astronaut Mark Watney is played by Matt Damon.
The plot of the movie depicts a manned mission to Mars in the year of 2035. Where due to heavy dust storm the mission is aborted. During returning Mark Watney is lost in that heavy storm and his fellow crew assumes that he is dead so he is left behind there. Without retrieve him, they board their vehicle Hermes and the commander Melissa Lewis gives the order to launch. After that when Watney wakes up he finds himself alone in the mars and calculate that he can only be rescued by the Ares IV which will after four years. But he finds that he has food which will only last for 300 sols (Martian solar days). So he develops crop to survive there alone for the next four years. After that Mars Mission director Vincent Kapoor realizes that Watney has survived so immediately start planning to rescue him. Basically the story is about a safe journey of Watney from Mars to Earth and for whole world comes together to help him.
The movie was released on 2nd October, 2015. The overall review of the movie was positive and it has earned $595.7 million worldwide. The Martian watch online and experience a world in a different planet.