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Mission to Mars (2000) Movie Information

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Sci-Fi, Adventure





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Brian De Palma


Tim Robbins
Gary Sinise
Connie Nielsen
Jerry O'Connell
Don Cheadle
Kim Delaney





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A disaster strikes the first manned mission to mars and a rescue team is sent to the red planet to find any survivors and investigate their whereabouts when mysterious noises and happenings occur.

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Alaine 12/16/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Great actors who didn't have to do much. Another answer to Why We're Here. I weep at the end. The music was very good, the special effects were pretty good. A little quiet if you're in the mood for action.

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Epic Fan 02/08/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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I don't see what people have against this film. The cast is wonderful. The plot works great and is highly interesting with several surprises and twists throughout. I enjoyed this film from beginning to end.

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Rakkie 01/17/2008 (0 of 1 found this helpful)

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another damnable stuff from depalma, its one of the worst ending in cinema history, completely garbage.

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Chris Kavan 07/27/2007 (0 of 1 found this helpful)

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I never got the obsession directors had with Mars. I remember seeing this in the theater and actually contemplating asking for a refund. I didn't think the actors fit their roles and I had to suspend my disbelief to the point of breaking.

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Alex 04/06/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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I can't seem to figure out the problem people have with this movie? It has a great director, talented cast a good script, and some beautiful cinematography...the music isn't bad either. I like it a lot and think that sci fi fans should too.

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01/09/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

"Mission To Mars" by Yojimbo

An interplanetary mission is launched to the red planet to discover the fate of an scientific team stationed there. Directorial hack Brian DePalma once again cack-handedly fails to conjure any sense of wonder or tension in this half arsed space adventure that's all dry techno babble at the start, giving way to ludicrous alien encounters at the end. The first half is basically Apollo 13 but even more dull, full of clumsy melodrama and absurd flag waving while the second tries desperately (and fails miserably) to create the kind of wonderment of 2001 or Close Encounters. Basically you have to endure an hour of space bound boredom just to find out that the pay off is really weak CGI and some unbelievably patronizing dialogue. It's a shame that a decent cast got involved in this simplistic no...

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Mission to Mars really isn't a bad movie.  It might have ended somewhat unpredictably, maybe got a little border-line unbelievable, but isn't that maybe part of sci-fi?  it was a fun flick to watch.
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I know it's science fiction - but I can only suspend by disbelief so much. Bad science is like bad history for me - when it's done deliberately, it just makes it hard to watch for me. Plus I didn't like the casting choices.
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I'm biased towards sci-fi so I liked it.
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I actually totally dug this movie. Non-linear with some original and cool commentaries on the existence of man and life beyond earth. Possibly not enough laser guns and nudity for some people though...
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Remind me why people hate this movie?
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