Ridley Scott's adaptation of Andy Weir's hit novel is nerdy fun but lacks the dramatic rocket fuel to really blast off.
We find out whether the movie adaptation of the popular novel will please fans with its vision of a cosmic castaway.
At an extended preview and post-screening Q&A, director Ridley Scott, lead actor Matt Damon, book author Andy Weir, astronaut Drew Feustel and NASA's Dr. Jim Green discuss the soon-to-be released film.
In the upcoming film "The Martian," Matt Damon plays an astronaut stranded on Mars who has to "science the s***" out of stuff to survive. CNET's Ashley Esqueda chats with him about the role, working with director Ridley Scott and why he thinks it's necessary for humans to get off this planet.
The latest trailer shows his character trying to survive on Mars for four years in a habitat designed to keep him alive for a month. It's not all fun and games, but the movie has its light side.
A teaser for Ridley Scott's adaptation of the hit novel parodies fun videos beamed back from the International Space Station.
The "Doctor Who" star joins the "Game of Thrones" and "Hunger Games" star to battle a global infection.
The Obi on Kickstarter takes the concept of a laser pointer and turns it into a high-tech toy to distract, annoy and entertain your pets.
A man who brought a human touch to Google's mysterious search algorithms is gone until at least October. Others will fill in to prevent schemes to promote particular sites within search results.
Get the scoop on the PS4 and PC game's Revenge of the Battle-Cars expansion, which is inspired by its predecessor, Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars.