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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
George Clooney
Sandra Bullock
Directors
Alfonso Cuarón
Screenwriters
Alfonso Cuarón
Jonás Cuarón
Running Time
98 minutes

Gravity
To infinity and beyond, without oxygen


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Gravity

Plot
After a mid-orbit catastrophe destroys their shuttle, two spacewalking astronauts, Dr. Ryan Stone (Bullock) and Matt Kowalsky (Clooney), find themselves adrift above the Earth’s atmosphere with their oxygen running dangerously low. They begin desperately trying to figure out a way home.


Verdict
Pop quiz, hotshot: you’re cut loose 375 miles above the Earth, oxygen is running out, communication is lost, catastrophic satellite debris is heading your way and you have no hope of rescue. What do you do? What do you do? The answer is the film of the year.


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