Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravirty already has one high-profile fan, as James Cameron was recently quoted by Variety as saying, “I was stunned, absolutely floored. I think it’s the best space photography ever done, I think it’s the best space film ever done, and it’s the movie I’ve been hungry to see for an awful long time. What is interesting is the human dimension. Alfonso and Sandra working together to create an absolutely seamless portrayal of a woman fighting for her life in zero gravity.”
That’s high praise indeed. Now we can get out best look yet with a new full-length trailer, which does a good job of starting out showing us the movie’s long continuous shots, before launching into an exciting montage from throughout the film.
The movie sees George Clooney and Sandra Bullock getting into immense amounts of trouble when their shuttle is hit by debris from a satellite the Russians have been trying to decommission. Bullock is sent flying off into space, with seemingly no way to get back to Earth – especially as there are communication troubles.
The movie recently premiered at the Venice Film Festival and will be in cinemas this October. [Read more…]