over 7 years
Pretty meh... good story but poor acting & dialogue. Stick to Gallo's later stuff!
Stranded is a 2001 film about the fictional first manned mission to Mars. The movie starred Vincent Gallo and Maria de Medeiros.
It was directed by Spanish filmmaker and actress María Lidón and with a screenplay by Spanish science fiction author Juan Miguel Aguilera. Lidón won the "Grand Prize of European Fantasy Film in Silver" while Gallo and de Medeiros were named best actors at the 2002 Fantafestival in Rome.
Set in the 2020s, some fifty years after the first manned moon landing, the movie begins as the Ares spacecraft enters Mars orbit 298 days after leaving the Alpha Space Station. The Ares Mission is an international space project carried out by the American and European government space organizations NASA, LMA, JPL and ESA. Andre Vishniac commands the international crew of seven astronauts. A landing attempt is made, but the small Mars landing craft crashes due to a brief software glitch that misleads the radio altimeter. Vishniac is killed immediately by the force of the...