20 Movies Like Martian

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Interstellar

Interstellar
Interstellar
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 169 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 44 wins & 148 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan
Actors: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Canada
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Interstellar is a science fiction film that follows a group of explorers who travel through a wormhole in search of a new habitable planet to save humanity from an Earth on the brink of ecological collapse.

Gravity

Gravity
Gravity
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 96/100
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: Won 7 Oscars. 240 wins & 187 nominations total
Writer: Alfonso Cuarón, Jonás Cuarón
Actors: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris
Language: English, Greenlandic
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Gravity” is a science fiction thriller film about two astronauts who are stranded in space after their shuttle is destroyed, and must find a way to survive and return to Earth. The movie explores their struggle for survival in the harsh and unforgiving environment of outer space.

Apollo 13

Apollo 13
Apollo 13
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 140 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 31 wins & 59 nominations total
Writer: Jim Lovell, Jeffrey Kluger, William Broyles Jr.
Actors: Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Japan
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The Apollo 13 movie is based on the true story of the ill-fated Apollo 13 lunar mission. It follows the astronauts’ struggle for survival after an oxygen tank explosion cripples their spacecraft, testing the ingenuity and determination of NASA’s ground control team to bring them back safely.

Moon

Moon
Moon
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award28 wins & 37 nominations total
Writer: Duncan Jones, Nathan Parker
Actors: Sam Rockwell, Kevin Spacey, Dominique McElligott
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The movie “Moon” follows the story of a man named Sam Bell, who works alone on a lunar base and begins to question his reality and identity as he nears the end of his three-year stint. As he investigates the mysteries of his situation, he uncovers a startling truth about his existence and the purpose of his mission.

Sunshine

Sunshine
Sunshine
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 22 nominations
Writer: Alex Garland
Actors: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The movie “Sunshine” is a science fiction thriller set in the future, where a team of astronauts is sent on a mission to reignite the dying sun with a massive nuclear bomb. As they approach their destination, they face various challenges and internal conflicts that threaten their mission and their lives.

Contact

Contact
Contact
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 150 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 14 wins & 32 nominations total
Writer: James V. Hart, Michael Goldenberg, Carl Sagan
Actors: Jodie Foster, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Skerritt
Language: English, Spanish, German, Russian
Country: United States
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“Contact” is a science fiction film based on Carl Sagan’s novel, following a determined scientist who makes contact with extraterrestrial beings and must navigate the challenges of proving her extraordinary experience to the world while facing personal and societal conflicts.”

Arrival

Arrival
Arrival
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 69 wins & 268 nominations total
Writer: Eric Heisserer, Ted Chiang
Actors: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker
Language: English, Mandarin, Russian
Country: United States, Canada
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The Arrival movie is about a linguist who is recruited to help communicate with extraterrestrial beings that have landed on Earth, as she unravels a deeper understanding of time and the power of language.

The Abyss

The Abyss
The Abyss
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 140 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: James Cameron
Actors: Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Abyss” is a science fiction film directed by James Cameron. It follows a team of deep-sea oil rig workers who encounter a mysterious and powerful alien presence while investigating a submarine accident, leading to a high-stakes race against time to prevent a global catastrophe.

Europa Report

Europa Report
Europa Report
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Philip Gelatt
Actors: Sharlto Copley, Michael Nyqvist, Christian Camargo
Language: English, Russian, Chinese
Country: United States
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“Europa Report” is a science fiction film that follows a crew of astronauts on a mission to explore Jupiter’s moon, Europa, in search of extraterrestrial life. As they face technical malfunctions and encounter mysterious phenomena, they must make sacrifices and face the unknown in their pursuit of scientific discovery.

Passengers

Passengers
Passengers
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 30%
Metacritic: 41/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 2 wins & 12 nominations total
Writer: Jon Spaihts
Actors: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt, Michael Sheen
Language: English, Spanish, Japanese, French
Country: United States, Australia
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“Passengers” is a science fiction film about two passengers aboard a spacecraft who wake up from hibernation 90 years too early. As they try to unravel the mystery behind the malfunction, they form a deep connection and face the dilemma of spending their lives alone or waking up another passenger.

The Martian Chronicles

The Martian Chronicles
The Martian Chronicles
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
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Runtime: 360 min
Seasons: 1
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: N/A
Actors: Rock Hudson, Gayle Hunnicutt, Bernie Casey
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Martian Chronicles movie is a science fiction film based on Ray Bradbury’s collection of short stories. It depicts the colonization of Mars by humans and explores themes of loneliness, isolation, and the consequences of colonization.”

Life

Life
Life
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 7 nominations
Writer: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds
Language: English, Japanese, Vietnamese
Country: United States
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The movie “Life” is about a group of scientists aboard the International Space Station who discover a rapidly evolving extraterrestrial life form that threatens their lives and potentially the entire planet. As they struggle to understand and contain the organism, they realize that it is far more intelligent and dangerous than they initially thought.

Red Planet

Red Planet
Red Planet
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 14%
Metacritic: 34/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Chuck Pfarrer, Jonathan Lemkin
Actors: Val Kilmer, Carrie-Anne Moss, Tom Sizemore
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“Red Planet” is a science fiction film set in the future where a team of astronauts is sent to Mars to investigate why a previous mission failed. As they struggle to survive on the hostile planet, they uncover a mysterious and deadly secret that threatens their mission and their lives.

Mission to Mars

Mission to Mars
Mission to Mars
Internet Movie Database: 5.7/10
Metacritic: 34/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Lowell Cannon, Jim Thomas, John Thomas
Actors: Tim Robbins, Gary Sinise, Don Cheadle
Language: English
Country: France, Canada, United States
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“Mission to Mars” is a science fiction film that follows a group of astronauts on a mission to explore Mars after a mysterious disaster occurs on the first manned mission to the planet. As they uncover the truth behind the catastrophe, they strive to find a way to survive and return home.

Solaris

Solaris
Solaris
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 93/100
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Runtime: 167 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 4 nominations
Writer: Stanislaw Lem, Fridrikh Gorenshteyn, Andrei Tarkovsky
Actors: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jüri Järvet
Language: Russian, German
Country: Soviet Union
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The Solaris movie is a science fiction drama that follows a psychologist sent to investigate strange occurrences on a space station orbiting a mysterious planet, where he confronts his own inner demons and experiences a profound exploration of human consciousness and identity.

Prometheus

Prometheus
Prometheus
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 6 wins & 46 nominations total
Writer: Jon Spaihts, Damon Lindelof, Dan O'Bannon
Actors: Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender
Language: English, Gaelic
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The Prometheus movie is about a team of scientists who discover a clue to the origins of humanity, leading them on a thrilling journey to uncover the secrets of a distant planet. As they explore, they encounter a terrifying threat that could potentially destroy all life on Earth.

Interstate 60

Interstate 60
Interstate 60
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 2 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Bob Gale
Actors: James Marsden, Gary Oldman, Kurt Russell
Language: English
Country: Canada, United States
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Interstate 60 is a fantasy comedy film about a young man who embarks on a surreal road trip along a mysterious highway, encountering various strange and philosophical situations, guided by a magical guardian angel, in search of his true desires and purpose in life.

The Right Stuff

The Right Stuff
The Right Stuff
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 91/100
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Runtime: 193 min
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 12 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Philip Kaufman, Tom Wolfe
Actors: Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris
Language: English, Russian, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Right Stuff” is a 1983 film that chronicles the early days of the United States’ space program, focusing on the Mercury Seven astronauts and their journey to become the first Americans in space. It explores their personal lives, training, and the political and societal pressures they faced as they embarked on this historic mission.

The Space Between Us

The Space Between Us
The Space Between Us
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 16%
Metacritic: 33/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Allan Loeb, Stewart Schill, Richard Barton Lewis
Actors: Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino
Language: English
Country: United States, China
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The Space Between Us is a science fiction film about the first human born on Mars who travels to Earth to find his father and experience life on the planet, while also forming a connection with a girl he meets along the way.

Space Cowboys

Space Cowboys
Space Cowboys
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 9 nominations total
Writer: Ken Kaufman, Howard Klausner
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Space Cowboys” is a 2000 science fiction film directed by Clint Eastwood. It follows a group of retired NASA pilots who are called back into action to repair a failing satellite, embarking on a daring space mission that tests their skills and camaraderie.

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