By Film Critic Leslie Combemale aka Cinema Siren
“The Martian” tells the story of Mark Watney (Matt Damon) an astronaut accidentally left behind and forced to survive on the barren landscape of Mars. With striking visuals and compelling performances from both Matt Damon and the rest of the cast, does “The Martian” rescue its director Ridley Scott from a Mars-like film wasteland? Find out in Cinema Siren’s review!
About Cinema Siren: Leslie Combemale, aka Cinema Siren, is “guiding film lovers through a sea of celluloid” with the reviews and filmmaker interviews on her YouTube channel, and on her film review site, with her on-point perception and pithy observations. While not in a dark theater, she’s the owner of ArtInsights Animation and Film Art Gallery in Reston, Virginia, where you can find film art by the film makers from Hollywood and beyond.
Pamela Lynne Sorensen is the founder of Pamela’s Punch, a platform for profiling people who "make it happen" in the Capital region, reviews & topical blog posts. She launched Punch Enterprises, a connector consulting business in 2015 and Pacific Punch based in LA, in 2012. Pamela comes from an extensive background in sales and business development from a variety of industries, has been involved with charities and fundraising for a number of years and holds several Board and leadership positions. She currently resides in Arlington, VA. Follow her on Twitter at @pamelaspunch.