Mars (2010)

A new space race is born between NASA and the ESA when Charlie Brownsville, Hank Morrison, and Dr. Casey Cook compete against an artificially intelligent robot to find out what's up there on the red planet. 'Mars' follows these… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 3, 2010
DVD Release Date: October 14, 2013
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Low key, low budget and low energy, this animated space odyssey from the writer and director Geoff Marslett accompanies three mismatched astronauts to the red planet and the search for new life forms.

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Shaun Munro
What Culture

Deserves a fate better than collecting dust, especially when its potential cult status is written all over it from frame one.

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Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Imaginative, visually stylish and refreshingly character-driven albeit somewhat contrived. It could have been much more brilliant and compelling had it taken more risks by increasing its satirical bite.

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Michelle Orange
Village Voice

A memorably odd, mellow affair.

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John Gholson

It's mumblecore in space, and If that sounds like your thing, then Mars can be a rewarding experience.

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Mark R. Leeper
Mark Leeper's Reviews

Mixing mumblecore with science fiction is original, but the resulting film demands more than it delivers

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Diego Semerene
Slant Magazine

The United States's first couple being a cigar-smoking cowboy and his intellectually challenged wife is one anachronism we could all live without.

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Flixster Audience Score: 58% Flixster User Reviews
Randy Tippy
More like a college class project than a feature film. Cute but uninspired.