Matt Damon stars in Ridley Scott's 'The Martian'
Matt Damon’s latest movie has premiered at the Toronto Film Festival. <br /><br /> In ‘The Martian’, Damon plays an astronaut on a manned mission to Mars, who, after a fierce storm, is presumed dead and left behind by the rest of the crew. <br /><br /> It would take a rescue team from Earth four years to come and save him. So the astronaut, who happens to be a botanist, has to find ways to survive.<br /><br /> Hitting the red carpet in Toronto were Andy Weir, who wrote the novel on which the movie is based, the film’s director, science fiction legend Ridley Scott, and co-stars Jessica Chastain and Matt Damon. Talking about the movie, Damon said: “It’s about collaboration, and cooperation and really smart people doing really smart things.”<br /><br /> The film opened to mostly positive reviews in Toronto, with some critics hopeful it might even rekindle interest in the space program and inspire a new generation of astronauts.<br /><br /> ‘The Martian’ is on global release this month.<br /><br /> Also premiering at the Toronto Film Festival was t