"During a manned mission to Mars, astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew".
A new teaser has been released for upcoming space film “The Martian”. The science-fiction drama directed by Ridley Scott is based on Andy Weir’s best selling novel with the same title. The preview shows astronauts who are members of the ARES 3 crew being interviewed by a psychologist in preparation for their journey to Mars.
The cast of the film includes Matt Damon, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kristen Wiig, Jessica Chastain, Jeff Daniels, Michael Peña, Kate Mara, Sean Bean, Sebastian Stan, Aksel Hennie, Donald Glover and Mackenzie Davis.
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) 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. Millions of miles away, NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring “the Martian” home, while his crewmates concurrently plot a daring, if not impossible rescue mission. As these stories of incredible bravery unfold, the world comes together to root for Watney’s safe return.
“The Martian” debuts in cinemas in October, 2015. Watch the movie teaser here: