“Among those who have criticized the film is failed presidential candidate and Republican senator Marco Rubio.
“This is total lunacy,” he tweeted on Friday in reference to the absence of the flag planting. “And a disservice at a time when our people need reminders of what we can achieve when we work together. The American people paid for that mission, on rockets built by Americans, with American technology & carrying American astronauts. It wasn’t a UN mission.”