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Gravity / directed by Alfonso Cuarón ; written by Alfonso Cuarón & Jonás Cuarón ; produced by Alfonso Cuarón ; produced by David Heyman ; executive producers, Nikki Penny, Chris DeFaria, Stephen Jones ; a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation ; an Esperanto Filmoj produktado ; a Heyday Films production ; an Alfonso Cuarón film
Alternate (uniform) Title Gravity (Motion picture : 2013)
Two-disc special edition
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright [Burbank, CA] : Warner Home Video, [2014]
©2014
Location Call Number Status
 Browsing/1st Flr  PN1997.2 .G73 2014    DUE 08-14-14
Subject(s) Space shuttles -- Accidents -- Drama
Extravehicular activity (Manned space flight) -- Drama
Astronauts -- Drama
Survival -- Drama
Action and adventure films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Fiction films
Feature films
Science fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (91 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
DVD video 4 3/4 in
Sound Characteristics digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
Video Characteristics laser optical NTSC rda
Digital File Characteristics video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Note - System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Language In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing and optional subtitles in French or Spanish
Cast Sandra Bullock, George Clooney and voices of: Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen, Phaldut Sharma, Amy Warren, Basher Savage
Credits Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; visual effects supervisor, Tim Webber ; production designer, Andy Nicholson ; editors, Alfonso Cuarón, Mark Sanger ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; music by Steven Price
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense perilous sequences, some disturbing images and brief strong language
Summary Watch a heart-pounding thriller that will draw viewers into the infinite and merciless realm of deep space. A brilliant medical engineer, Dr. Ryan Stone, is on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut and acting space commander Matt Kowalski. Then disaster strikes the shuttle, leaving Stone and Kowalski completely out of touch with Earth. With little oxygen and energy left, how will they survive?
Note Special features: Disc 1. Aningaaq : a short film by Jonás Cuarón (optional introduction). Disc 2. Behind-the-scenes: Gravity : mission control (It began with a story ; Initial challenges : long shots and zero G ; Previsualizing Gravity ; The hues of space ; Physical weightlessness ; Space tech ; Sandra and George : a pair in space ; Final animation ; Complete silence ; Behind the visor ; Fire in the International Space Station ; Dr. Stone's rebirth ; The sound of action in space ; Splashdown) ; Documentary: Collision point : the race to clean up space / narrated by Ed Harris
Awards Academy Awards, 2014: Best directing, best cinematography, best film editing, best original score, best sound editing, best sound mixing, best visual effects
Alternate Author Cuarón, Alfonso
Cuarón, Jonás
Bullock, Sandra, actor
Clooney, George, actor
Harris, Ed, 1950-
Ignatiussen, Orto
Sharma, Phaldut
Warren, Amy (Actress)
Esperanto Films (Firm)
Heyday Films
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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