Here is an interesting article by comedian Russel Brand on the recent passing of Philip Seymour Hoffman. I found it very interesting. Article Published by The Guardian A UK based News Paper.
Synopsis: This is a story Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) a medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky (George Clooney). But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, the shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky alone – tethered to each other and tumbling out into the blackness of space.
Alfonso Cuaron’s directing and vision of space is nothing short of amazing, taking you into the mindset of Ryan Stone’s character with her flaws and not being able to let go of her past in her life mixed with the vast nothingness of space. This movie is a brilliant interpretation of what it would be like in space where there is no air, no sound and no possibility of returning to earth.
The Cinematography is breathless as the camera angles are totally on the characters by showing the enormity of the earth below and the endless blackness of space. You are truly in the moment with Bullock and feel what she is feeling from her perspective as the movie finds yourself gasping for air with Bullock as she
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