Robinson Crusoe on Mars
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)

Spun from Daniel DeFoe's tale of the titular character, this sci-fi story involves a spaceship commander, Chris Draper (Paul Mantee) in a similar situation to the original Robinson Crusoe -- but rather than being stranded on an island,… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 18, 2007
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

About as good as any sci-fi adventure film of that generation.

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James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page

Much beloved - and sadly overrated - by many science fiction fans. . .

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Christopher Null
Filmcritic.com

The real Mars may be nothing like it appears in this movie, but it sure does make you want to visit anyway.

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R. L. Shaffer
IGN DVD

Dated on many levels, but the film represents a fascinating slice of scientific history.

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Jeremy Heilman
MovieMartyr.com

Almost distractingly, faithful to the original novel despite its radically different setting, the film is a pleasure mostly because of its vivid Technicolor backdrops.

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Steve Crum
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers

Better than expected, and it features brief appearance by the future Batman.

Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

The crucial link between The Ten Commandments and 2001: A Space Odyssey

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Rob Humanick
House Next Door

In creating a work of spiritual, rather than physical, focus, Robinson Crusoe on Mars becomes more than just another post-50's sci-fi flick.

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Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Como em tantas ficções B, a Ciência da história é risível; porém, o longa funciona ao desenvolver bem a relação (com contexto homossexual e tudo mais) entre os personagens.

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Flixster Audience Score: 62% Flixster User Reviews
danny d
an entertaining, cheesy, dated, and stellar (or should i say inter-stellar) film. it's hard not to laugh at the effects, but as survival films go,… More
Mister Caple
Special effects wunderkind and genre master Bryon Haskin(who is mostly known for his work in the 1953 science-fiction classic War Of The Worlds and for the… More
Tim Salmons
Wonderful film. It's nice to see science fiction treated seriously for a change in the era that it was made. At the time, B movies were ruling the… More
Conner Rainwater
It's nothing special and completely ridiculous, but there's something really interesting about the idea of a man surviving on mars. I think since it… More
AJ Verser
The beginning and ending of this movie are horrible, for one thing, West's character dies in the first scene! Putting the story of Crusoe in space was… More
Byron Brubaker
This is an odd choice for the Criterion Collection to make available. It does contain some beautiful vistas of Death Valley with a red sky matte. A documentary… More