Plot: The year is 2020, and the first manned mission to Mars, commanded by Luke Graham, lands safely on the red planet. But the Martian landscape harbors a bizarre and shocking secret that leads to a mysterious disaster so catastrophic, it decimates the crew. Haunted by a cryptic last message from Graham, NASA launches the Mars Recovery Mission to investigate and bring back survivors – if there are any. Confronted with nearly insurmountable dangers, but propelled by deep friendship, the team finally lands on Mars and makes a discovery so amazing, it takes your breath away. Mission To Mars is an action-packed rocket ride that will enthrall you with its stunning special effects and keep you on the edge of your seat.
Rating: PG for sci-fi violence and mild language
Directed By: Brian De Palma
Written By: Graham Yost, Lowell Cannon and Jim Thomas
Production: Touchstone Pictures, Spyglass Entertainment, Jacobson Company, The, Red Horizon Productions
In Theaters: March 10, 2000
Box Office: $60,874,615 (USA)
Budget: $90,000,000 (estimated)
Runtime:1 hr. 53 mins.