FILM TITLE: THE MARTIAN
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 10-12PG
DISTRIBUTOR: TIMES MEDIA FILMS
DIRECTOR:
MAIN CAST:
LANGUAGE: INFREQUENT, LOW TO MILD IMPACT
NUDITY: INFREQUENT, LOW IMPACT
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: INFREQUENT; LOW IMPACT
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: THE FILM IS ABOUT MARK WATNEY, AN ASTRONAUT WHO IS ACCIDENTALLY LEFT BEHIND IN MARS WHEN HIS CREW THOUGHT HE HAD DIED. A RESCUE MISSION IS PUT IN PLACE TO BRING BACK MARK SAFELY TO EARTH. THE MATERIAL CONTAINS COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES WHICH EXPLORES ISSUES OF SCIENCE, SURVIVAL, RESCUE MISSION, OVERCOMING SETBACKS, HEROISM AND HOPE. THE CONTENT IS HANDLED IN A SENSITIVE MANNER BUT MAY CONFUSE, UPSET, DISTRESS OR THREATENS THE SENSE OF SECURITY OF CHILDREN BELOW 10 YEARS OF AGE. PARENTAL GUIDANCE IS ADVISED FOR CHILDREN BETWEEN 10 AND 12 YEARS TO ENABLE THE PARENT TO ENCOURAGE DIALOGUE AS WELL AS PROVIDE CONTEXT AND REASSURANCE.