Matt Damon in 'The Martian'

The official trailer for Matt Damon’s new movie ‘The Martian’ has been released online, showing new Mark Watney’s (Matt Damon) adventures on Mars, as he works to survive until his crew is able to rescue him. Check out the full trailer below:

Here is the film’s official synopsis:

“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. Millions of miles away, NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring “the Martian” home, while his crewmates concurrently plot a daring, if not impossible, rescue mission. As these stories of incredible bravery unfold, the world comes together to root for Watney’s safe return. Based on a best-selling novel.”

The Martian is due for release on October 2nd. Stay locked on Nerd Recaps for more information.