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'Gravity' Showcases Beauty, Harshness of Spacei
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October 01, 2013 5:30 PM
Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity,” is a psychological drama with stunning visuals. As a space mission goes awry, scientist Ryan Stone is drifting into the cold black void, her chances of returning to earth are bleak. A simple story of loss and survival, it unravels hundreds of miles above the earth while the film’s Hubble-like imagery reveals both the beauty and the harshness of deep space. VOA’s Penelope Poulou has more.

'Gravity' Showcases Beauty, Harshness of Space

Published October 01, 2013

Alfonso Cuaron’s “Gravity,” is a psychological drama with stunning visuals. As a space mission goes awry, scientist Ryan Stone is drifting into the cold black void, her chances of returning to earth are bleak. A simple story of loss and survival, it unravels hundreds of miles above the earth while the film’s Hubble-like imagery reveals both the beauty and the harshness of deep space. VOA’s Penelope Poulou has more.


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