Movies about Mars

Movies about Mars
List of the best movies about the planet Mars, selected by visitors to our site: The Martian, The Last Days on Mars, Life, Total Recall, Doom, Red Planet, Mission to Mars, Mars Needs Moms, 400 Days, John Carter.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Hungary, Jordan
Duration03:34

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland
Duration01:38

On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claims all the glory, he disobeys orders to pack up and goes out on an unauthorized expedition to collect further samples. But a routine excavation turns to disaster when the porous ground collapses and he falls into a deep crevice and near certain death. His devastated colleagues attempt to recover his body. However, when another vanishes, they start to suspect that the life-form they have discovered is not without danger.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:29

    The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.

    Markimdb: 7.5
    Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, detective
    CountryCanada, Germany, USA
    Duration01:53

    Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who planted the chip.

    Markimdb: 5.2
    Genrehorror, fantastic, action
    CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Germany
    Duration01:53

    A team of space marines known as the Rapid Response Tactical Squad, led by Sarge, is sent to a science facility on Mars after somebody reports a security breach. There, they learn that the alert came after a test subject, a mass murderer purposefully injected with alien DNA, broke free and began killing people. Dr. Grimm, who is related to team member Reaper, informs them all that the chromosome can mutate humans into monsters -- and is highly infectious.

    Markimdb: 5.7
    Genrefantastic, action, thriller
    CountryUSA, Australia
    Duration01:47

    Astronauts search for solutions to save a dying Earth by searching on Mars, only to have the mission go terribly awry.

    Markimdb: 5.6
    Genrefantastic, thriller, adventure
    CountryUSA, Canada, France
    Duration01:54

    When contact is lost with the crew of the first Mars expedition, a rescue mission is launched to discover their fate.

    Markimdb: 5.4
    Genrefantastic, action, adventure, family, cartoon
    CountryUSA
    Duration01:28

    When Martians suddenly abduct his mom, mischievous Milo rushes to the rescue and discovers why all moms are so special.

    Markimdb: 4.4
    Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
    CountryUSA
    Duration01:46

    4 would be astronauts spend 400 days in a land locked space simulator to test the psychological effects of deep space travel but, when something goes terribly wrong and they are forced to leave the simulation, they discover that everything on earth has changed. Is this real or is the simulation on a higher level than they could have ever imagined?

    Markimdb: 6.6
    Genrefantastic, action, adventure
    CountryUSA
    Duration02:12

      John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and Carter rediscovers his humanity when he realizes the survival of Barsoom and its people rests in his hands.

      Markimdb: 6.2
      Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
      CountryUSA, Canada
      Duration01:58

      Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life - real memories of life as a super-spy might be just what he needs. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, Quaid becomes a hunted man. Finding himself on the run from the police - controlled by Chancellor Cohaagen, the leader of the free world - Quaid teams up with a rebel fighter to find the head of the underground resistance and stop Cohaagen. The line between fantasy and reality gets blurred and the fate of his world hangs in the balance as Quaid discovers his true identity, his true love, and his true fate.

      Markimdb: 6.5
      Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
      CountryUSA, China, Brazil
      Duration02:36

      An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
      CountryUSA, Germany

      A three-person crew on a mission to Mars faces an impossible choice when an unplanned passenger jeopardizes the lives of everyone on board.

      Markimdb: 5.1
      Genrefantastic
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:28

      In the year 2125, Alec Mason led the Martian Colonies to freedom in the hit action game Red Faction: Guerrilla. Now, Syfy and THQ are teaming up to continue the saga of conflict on Mars 25 years later in an all-new Original Movie, Red Faction: Origins. Stargate Universe's Brian J. Smith stars as Jake Mason, son of revolutionary hero Alec Mason (Terminator 2's Robert Patrick) and a Red Faction ranger. Fighting to preserve Martian freedom, Jake encounters a powerful new enemy in a dangerous and mysterious group led by the charismatic Adam Hale (Torchwood's Gareth David-Lloyd) and holding secrets that will rock the Mason clan. Jake must now battle the relentless regime and somehow reunite a family torn apart by war. Red Faction: Origins also stars Battlestar Galactica's Kate Vernon and The Tudors' Tamzin Merchant, and will feature music from Bear McCreary (Battlestar Galactica).

      Markimdb: 6
      Genredrama, music
      CountryUSA, Greece
      Duration01:38

      A self-destructive punk rocker struggles with sobriety while trying to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success.

      Markimdb: 5.7
      Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
      CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, China
      Duration02:35

      In the quiet family town of Suburbicon during the 1950s, the best and worst of humanity is hilariously reflected through the deeds of seemingly ordinary people. When a home invasion turns deadly, a picture-perfect family turns to blackmail, revenge and murder.

      Markimdb: 6.8
      Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:58

      Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate matters, in order to get the assistance of the sole witness to a murder, they have to pretend to be each other.

      Markimdb: 6.9
      Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, adventure, music
      CountryUSA, United Kingdom
      Duration01:30

      A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them with a history report.

      Markimdb: 3.7
      Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
      CountryUSA
      Duration00:30

      Doom: Annihilation follows a group of space marines as they respond to a distress call from a base on a Martian moon, only to discover it’s been overrun by demonic creatures who threaten to create Hell on Earth.

      Markimdb: 7.3
      Genrefantastic, action, adventure
      CountryUSA, Japan, Canada
      Duration02:28

      When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
      CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Australia
      Duration02:31

      Set after the events of Continental Drift, Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the planet. To save themselves from peril, Manny, Sid, Diego, and the rest of the herd leave their home and embark on a quest full of thrills and spills, highs and lows, laughter and adventure while traveling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.

      Markimdb: 5.5
      Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
      CountryUSA, Japan
      Duration01:30

      Federation trooper Johnny Rico is ordered to work with a group of new recruits on a satellite station on Mars, where giant bugs have decided to target their next attack.

      Markimdb: 5.8
      Genrefantastic, comedy, family
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:35

      Fred Z. Randall is geeky and obnoxious spacecraft designer, who gets the chance to make his dream come true and travel to Mars as a member of the first manned flight there.

      Markimdb: 5
      Genrefantastic, comedy, family
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:34

      News producer, Tim O'Hara gets himself fired for unwillingly compromising his bosses' daughter during a live transmission. A little later, he witnesses the crashing of a small Martian spacecraft, realizing his one-time chance of delivering a story that will rock the earth. Since Tim took the original but scaled-down spaceship with him, the Martian follows him to retrieve it.

      Markimdb: 4.4
      Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
      CountryUSA
      Duration01:33

      Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing half-alien offspring, scientist Laura Baker and hired assassin Press Lennox use Eve, a more tempered alien clone, to find Ross and his brood. Before long Eve escapes to mate with Ross.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genrecomedy, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
      CountryUSA

      Lola Bunny invents a perfume with the adverse effect of turning people invisible, sending her and cab driver Bugs Bunny on the run from the FBI, while another shady group seeks the formula.

      Markimdb: 5.6
      Genrefantastic
      CountryUSA

      A team of American astronauts leave their space station on the first mission to Mars, but the captain's religious beliefs may get in the way.

      Markimdb: 6.4
      Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
      CountryUSA
      Duration02:32

      A young man raised by scientists on Mars returns to Earth to find his father.

      Markimdb: 7.8
      Genrefantastic, fantasy, melodrama, drama
      CountryBelgium, Germany, Canada, France, United Kingdom, Luxembourg, USA
      Duration02:18

        Nemo Nobody leads an ordinary existence with his wife and 3 children; one day, he wakes up as a mortal centenarian in the year 2092.

        Markimdb: 6.4
        Genrefantastic, adventure
        CountryUSA

        Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet.

        Markimdb: 4.8
        Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
        CountryUSA
        Duration02:31

        Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.

        Markimdb: 7.1
        Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, drama
        CountryUSA, Canada
        Duration01:25

        The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills, but their joy is short-lived when they discover it has passengers who are not very friendly.

        Markimdb: 3.1
        Genrefantastic, action
        CountryUSA

        The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the High Priest of Mars' royal guards and the High Priestess' warriors. The crew is divided with one half deciding to help the High Priest make peace with Earth and the other side with the High Priestess who is secretly plotting to kill her husband and invade Earth.

        Markimdb: 6.5
        Genredrama, adventure
        CountryUSA

        A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.

        Markimdb: 4.9
        Genrehorror, fantastic, action
        CountryUSA
        Duration01:38

          Melanie Ballard (Natasha Henstridge) is a hard nosed police chief in the year 2025. She and a police snatch squad are sent to Mars to apprehend a dangerous criminal James Williams (Ice Cube). Mars has been occupied by humans for some time and they have set up mining facilities. The mining activities on Mars have unleashed the spirits of alien beings who gradually possess the bodies of the workers. It soon turns out that catching the dangerous fugitive takes a back seat as the alien spirits begin to rid their planet of the 'invaders'.

          Markimdb: 4.8
          Genrehorror, fantastic, action
          CountryJapan
          Duration00:32

          With the space program attempting to travel to Mars, 21st century scientists were tasked with warming up the planet so that humans could survive on its surface. They came up with an efficient and cost effective plan of sending cockroaches and mold to the surface so that the mold would absorb the sunlight and the insect corpses would serve as a food source for the mold. It is now the year 2577 and the first manned ship to Mars has landed on the planet and the six crew members are ready for their mission. But what they find are giant mutated humanoid cockroaches with incredible physical strength. The crew members are easily wiped out, but not before sending a transmission back to Earth. Now, humanity will send elite warriors to exterminate the mutated bugs and claim back Mars.

          Markimdb: 2.7
          Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family
          CountryUSA
          Duration01:26

          Martians fear their children have become lazy and joyless due to their newfound obsession with Earth TV shows. After ancient Martian leader Chochem suggests that the children of Mars need more fun—including their own Santa Claus—supreme leader Lord Kimar assembles an expedition to Earth. Once there, they kidnap two children who lead them to the North Pole, then capture the real Santa Claus, taking all three back to Mars in an attempt to bring the Martian children happiness.

          Markimdb: 5.8
          Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama
          CountryCanada

          In the near future, as humanity prepares to set foot on Mars, Jacob Obus, an elderly musician, takes pride in slowing down time by playing instruments inspired by women's bodies, designed by his friend Arthur. A love triangle develops when Jacob and Arthur both fall in love with Avril, a young photographer. Enter Eugène Spaak, Arthur's father, an inventor and cosmologist who unveils a new theory about man's desire to reach Mars and helps Jacob find the true meaning of life and love.

          Markimdb: 6.5
          Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
          CountryUSA
          Duration01:56

          Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop of his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.

          Markimdb: 5.8
          Genrefantastic, melodrama, adventure
          CountryUSA
          Duration01:20

          Four astronauts returning from man's first mission to Mars enter a time warp and crash on a 26th Century Earth devastated by atomic war. At first unaware where they are, but finding the atmosphere safe to breathe, they start exploring and find themselves in a divided future where disfigured mutants living like cavemen inhabit the surface, while the normals live comfortably below the surface but are dying as a race from lack of natural water, air and sunlight.

          Markimdb: 3.2
          Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
          CountryUSA

          In this modern retelling of H.G. Wells' classic sci-fi horror, civilization is laid to ruin when a super race of aliens invades Earth. In a blink of an eye, massive "walkers" cover the planet, annihilating all in their path. As cities crumble and human flesh is ripped from the bone, one man struggles to find the one weapon that will turn the tide for mankind.

          Markimdb: 4.7
          Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
          CountryUnited Kingdom, South Africa

          Remmy and her parents, refugees from Earth, have found peace on the Martian outskirts until strangers appear in the hills beyond their farm. Told as a triptych, the film follows Remmy as she struggles to survive in an uneasy landscape.

          Markimdb: 6.3
          Genrefantastic, comedy
          CountryUSA
          Duration01:46

          'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy homage to science fiction films of the '50s and '60s.

          Markimdb: 5.1
          Genrehorror, fantastic
          CountryItaly, West Germany

          A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled by alien pod clones.

          Markimdb: 3.1
          Genrefantastic, thriller, military
          CountryUSA

          Based on the novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, a US soldier finds himself inexplicably transported to Mars in the midst of a war between two alien races.

          Markimdb: 7.3
          Genremelodrama
          CountryJapan

          Based on the manga series "Mars" by Fuyumi Soryo (published from February, 1996 to December, 2000 in Japanese shojo manga magazine Bessatsu Friend).

          Markimdb: 7.8
          Genrefantastic, action, comedy, drama, adventure, cartoon, crime, anime
          CountryJapan
          Duration01:55

          The year is 2071. Following a terrorist bombing, a deadly virus is released on the populace of Mars and the government has issued the largest bounty in history, for the capture of whoever is behind it. The bounty hunter crew of the spaceship Bebop; Spike, Faye, Jet and Ed, take the case with hopes of cashing in the bounty. However, the mystery surrounding the man responsible, Vincent, goes deeper than they ever imagined, and they aren't the only ones hunting him.

          Markimdb: 2.3
          Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, adventure
          CountryCanada

          A group of skiers are terrorized during spring break by some sharks that swim through the snow. Avalanche Sharks tells the story of a bikini contest that turns into a horrifying affair when it is hit by a shark avalanche.

          Markimdb: 8.2
          Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure, cartoon, anime
          CountryJapan

          Compilation of episodes 1-2 of the Space Battleship Yamato 2199 TV anime.

          Markimdb: 4.3
          Genrefantastic, action, thriller
          CountryUnited Kingdom
          Duration02:25

          After the first manned mission to Mars ends in a deadly crash, mission controller Mackenzie 'Mack' Wilson assists an artificial intelligence system, A.R.T.I. Their investigation uncovers a mysterious object under the surface of Mars that could change the future of our planet as we know it.




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