'The Martian' gets first trailer and earlier release date

Ridley Scott's 'The Martian', based on the best-selling book by Andy Weir, has been brought forward in the release schedule to October 2, 2015 and is being positioned by 20th Century Fox as the first event film of the fall.

If you haven't seen it yet, check out the first trailer below. 

 

THE MARTIAN | Official Trailer: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) 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.