Where to watch The Martian in USA | Stream The Martian on Disney Plus from the US

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The Martian is a Hollywood science fiction film released in 2016. Ridley Scott directed it, and it starred Matt Damon. He was the main lead, with supporting roles from Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig, Jeff Daniels, Michael Peña, Kate Mara, Sean Bean, Sebastian Stan, and Chiwetel Ejiofor.

The film is based on Andy Weir’s eponymous 2011 novel about an astronaut who becomes stranded on Mars and must use his ingenuity to survive until the next mission to Mars arrives. If you are here to watch The Martian in the US then read on

How to watch The Martian in the US | Watch it on Disney Plus

The Martian is available on Disney Plus but not globally like other shows. If you are located in Canada or UK, you can easily stream The Martian on Disney Plus. But if you are residing in the US or Turkey then you won’t find the movie in your Disney+ library.

Just follow these steps to stream The Martian on Disney Plus from the US:

  1. Get ExpressVPN for Disney+ [It will cost you around $6.67/mo]
  2. Download the VPN app on your device of choice
  3. Select a Canadian IP address from the country list
  4. Open Disney Plus on your TV, PC, or Mobile
  5. Search The Martian on Disney+
  6. Enjoy the movie

Where else can you watch The Martian

The Martian was previously available on Netflix but was removed. The movie is now streaming on Disney Plus globally but not in the United States: Here is a list of countries and VOD services where you can easily stream The Martian online:

  • In the United States, you can watch The Martian only on Disney Plus (with a VPN). The movie is available for rent on Apple iTunes, Redbox, Amazon Video, and other stores.
  • In the UK, you can watch The Martian on Disney Plus and Virgin TV Go. The movie is also available for rent on Rakuten TV, Sky Store, and other leading stores.
  • In Canada, The Martian is streaming on Disney Plus, Crave, and Prime Video(with the Starz add-on). Rent The Martian on Cineplex, Apple iTunes, and other stores if you don’t have a Disney Plus subscription.
  • In Australia, you can watch The Martian only on Disney Plus and rent it on Microsoft Store, Fetch TV, and Google Play Movies.

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The Martian- Trailer

The Martian- Plot

After being left behind during a mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney must figure out how to survive on his own. His crewmates all think he’s dead, but he must deal with bad weather and lack of water and food while also trying to contact NASA. Watney uses his smarts and some science to help him get back home safely. A pretty good movie that makes you root for the main character that you don’t know at first but has you rooting for him against all odds.

Matt Damon is a well-known actor and usually plays leading man roles. He did well as Mark Watney, and he portrayed an intelligent and witty astronaut. His performance was outstanding, but he sometimes found it hard to believe that he was stranded on Mars, considering he has a wife and kids back home. However, it was refreshing to see a strong female character (Jessica Chastain) supporting him from the earth throughout most of the movie.

The Martian- Reviews

The movie was ranked on IMDb with an excellent 8 out of 10. It was also rated by Rotten Tomatoes, which assigned it an average rating of 91%. Furthermore, The Martian was nominated for five Academy Awards, including best picture and best actor in a leading role.

Wrap Up

The bottom line is you can watch The Martian in the United States on Disney Plus but with the help of a VPN. The movie is available on Disney Plus in Canada, UK and Australia and you can select one of these IP addresses in the ExpressVPN application to stream The Martian on Disney Plus from the United States.

Written by Mickel Clark

Mickel is a streaming aficionado who loves nothing more than to pen down his thoughts about the movies, anime and TV shows he has watched and likes sharing hacks on how to stream them online.