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  1. How 'The Martian's' Ridley Scott Replicated Mars in the Middle East

    6:55 am 11/24/2015

    The director used the vast landscape of the Wadi Rum desert in Jordan (and the world's largest soundstage in Budapest) to realistically portray the planet and put his cast (including Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain and Chiwetel Ejiofor) into 80-pound space suits. Says Ridley, "I wanted to get it right — the way Stanley got it right on '2001.' " Read more

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  2. 'The Leisure Class': TV Review

    11:16 am 10/27/2015

    HBO's laugh-free comedy about a con artist trying to marry into a wealthy family is another nail in the coffin of 'Project Greenlight.'Read more

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  3. South Korea Box Office: 'Martian' Has Biggest Fox Opening Ever in Country

    4:13 am 10/12/2015

    The Matt Damon film also had the biggest debut weekend for the month of October. Read more

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  4. Box Office Report: October 9th - 11th

    5:06 pm 10/11/2015

    'The Martian' won the weekend race with a better-than-expected $37 million, while 'Pan' bombed with a $15.5 million debut.Read more

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  5. Matt Damon Dresses Up as Dr. Phil, Has Therapy Session on 'Kimmel'

    8:53 pm 10/9/2015

    The 'Martian' actor dressed up as the daytime talk show host after jokingly saying he'd waited 10 years to appear on Jimmy Kimmel's program.Read more

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  6. U.K. Box Office: 'The Martian' Lands Ridley Scott's Biggest Opening

    4:46 am 10/6/2015

    The sci-fi film also became the biggest U.K. opening for a Matt Damon title. Read more

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  7. NASA Hosts Reddit AMA Inspired by Ridley Scott's 'The Martian'

    12:49 pm 10/5/2015

    Sure, you can go to Mars. If you know Matt Damon or John Carter, that is. Read more

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  8. Box Office Report: October 2nd - 4th

    3:23 pm 10/4/2015

    Ridley Scott's space epic 'The Martian' rocketed to a $55 million opening, almost beating Gravity to nab the top October opening of all time.Read more

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  9. Box Office: 'The Martian' Just Shy of 'Gravity' With Powerful $55M U.S. Launch

    6:59 am 10/4/2015

    Ridley Scott's space epic also dominated overseas with $45.2 million; Robert Zemeckis' 'The Walk' is soft in limited Imax debut, while 'Sicario' races up the chart to No. 3. Read more

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  10. 'The Martian' Composer on Creating Matt Damon's Theme, Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' Plans

    10:00 am 10/3/2015

    Harry Gregson-Williams tells THR about helping to bring Mars' "mystery" to life through the score.Read more

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