my favorites that i love primarily because of visuals (colors, symmetry, overall cinematography) regardless of plot, characters and anything else…
Don't Let Go
Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock), a brilliant medical engineer on her first Shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky (George Clooney) in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The Shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone-tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness of space. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left. But the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expance of space…
Yes. Yet another five star rating for Gravity. Before I go on, the five stars are for the experience. I don't know how you rate films, but my rating is for a great deal based on the fact that I just walked out of the theatre having seen something I have never seen before. Gravity is Jurassic Park's dinosaurs. It is a technological marvel urged on by a director who is intent on discovering how far he can stretch the medium. Many have said it and I have to agree. This was made for IMAX and probably shouldn't be seen any other way.
What makes Gravity so great? It is the totality of the immersive experience, the relentless ruthlessness of…
Alfonso Cuaron’s long in development, Gravity, finally arrives in the UK with stratospheric expectations - expectations that few films are ever likely to match. It is a lean and palpable disaster thriller as two astronauts attempt to survive an accident in the most inhospitable environment known to man - space.
Featuring some of the most jaw-dropping special effects ever committed to film, Gravity is a technical tour de force that rivals the experience of watching Jurassic Park for the very first time. The level of immersion is quite literally breathtaking as Cuaron and his technical team take the audience on a white-knuckle ride through space with our two helpless survivors desperately clinging to life and dwindling hope.
It is a…
Oh my God. This movie was fucking phenomenal. I was totally blown away. Like Sandra Bullock I didn't want to let go.
Not only is Gravity by far the best movie of 2013, but it's also one of the best movies I've seen from the 2000s era. The visuals are surreal. Seriously if you don't see this in IMAX 3D you are doing yourself a huge injustice. Oh yeah and the special effects....WOW! From a visual/special effects standpoint Gravity is the best film. I've ever seen. Absolutely beautiful and breath-taking. It literally felt like I was in space.
The visuals and special effects aren't the only amazing things about this movie. The story, the execution, the performances, and everything in…
Miss Congeniality and The American as astronauts fighting to survive in mother fucking Space. The Macarena. Pretty blood-shot eyes. The fuckin' silence. Silly-ass Harvard grads. Tales of Mardi Gras. Bye-bye Facebook. DeFUCKIN'tachment. SPACESHIP! Houston, we have a huge-giant-ass-holy-fuckin'-fuck-shit-mother-fucker-fuck problem. A flashlight. The-face-of-death. Marvin the fuckin' Martian. The beautiful sunrise. Vodka. A game of Human-Pinball-Wizard. Fuckin' ropes. A Chinese lifeboat. Comfortably numb. Spaceship firefighting. Fuckin' Space. How the fuck do you say mayday in Kalaallisut? A pretty-pretty-so-pretty lullaby. Barking. A little extra battery power. Mama's red shoes. It's this or that mother fucker. Kissing the mother fucking atmosphere. Either way your ass is going home. Gravity fucks your mind. It's fuckin' beautiful to watch. It deserves critical praise and acclaim. I hope it sweeps all the technical and visual Oscars. A fuckin' fantastic viewing experience. I tip my hat to Mr. Cuarón for a job well done.
Stunning, spellbinding, captivating, glorious, state of the art and beautiful, Gravity is everything that anyone could ask for in a modern film. It's a breath of fresh oxygen in a world dominated by generic blockbusters, and it's a new film that for once in many years actually feels new. It's a film that dazzles with such overwhelming technical wonder simple yet powerful storytelling that its pure calibrated balance is the stuff that dreams are made of. Gravity just left me in a state of such breathlessness and words can only begin to describe how spectacular this film truly is. It is an experience that must be felt first hand to fully believe.
What makes Gravity a rare treasure of film,…
The Good: Believe the hype, folks. Gravity is the real deal. What Cuaron and company have done here is nothing short of amazing. Right from the get-go, you know you're in for something special. This is not just Sandra Bullock floating in space for 90 minutes; it's so much more than that. Those scenes you see in the trailers? That's just the first 30 minutes. Shit gets even crazier after that. This is 90 minutes of pure, nerve-racking tension. Genuine, intense thrills set to jaw-dropping visuals. Cuaron's Gravity is one heck of a technical marvel. His trademark penchant for long takes -- now with immersive…
sandra bullock's acting
One of the finest blockbuster of the 21st century, a 100% cinematic experience.
Gravity (2013) is one of my favorite films ever created! The cinematography alone is enough to make your jaw drop with astonishment! The writing, acting, and directing are huge components that make this film such a wonderful success!
A lot people say, "It's just Sandra Bullock in space." Okay? Well my argument is, is it just Keanu Reeves on a bus or Samuel L. Jackson on a plane? No! There is so much to the story of Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock). This woman, along with Matt Kowalski (George Clooney), are stranded in space after a freak accident leaves them adrift in space. What's more terrifying than that? Lack of control and anxiety run this film and it shows through the…
Es ist eine Handbewegung von George Clooney, die mich emotional eingeklinkt hat in diesen Film und danach war ich so nahe am Drama im All, dass ich vor Weinen, Zittern und Luftanhalten ganz vergessen habe, die Tränen unter der 3D-Brille wegzuwischen. Es ist eine ganz einfache Geschichte, ein Kammerspiel in ganz kleiner Besetzung, sehr unmittelbar und intensiv. „Gravity“ ist ein besonderer Film, ein handwerkliches Kunststück im Weltraum, ein Must-See-3D-Erlebnis in diesem Kinoherbst. Perfekt ist er nicht. Aber was ist schon perfekt. schoener-denken.de/blog/gravity-filmkritik-podcast/
حاقه ما حصلتش ومش حتحصل ❤️❤️
In space, no one can hear you bark like a dog while inappropriately dramatic music plays in the background.
I desperately wish I could like Gravity more than I actually do, but I just can't. There's so much to love when it comes to this movie's visual storytelling - Alfonso Cuaron's attention to detail and perfect timing leads to some impossibly tense action scenes, Emmanuel Lubezki's cinematography is gorgeous as always, and the opening tracking shot is worth all of the hype that it got. As a survival thriller in the tradition of The Wages of Fear, this is some truly fantastic stuff.
The problem, of course, is that Gravity isn't really a survival thriller. For reasons that I'll never…
This film didn't really do anything for me. Despite something coming up every few minutes, the movie felt somewhat boring. This likely had a lot to do with the fact that there are very few characters in the movie and minimal interaction. I have a feeling that this film would have been better viewed on the big screen as it is quite nice to look at most of the time.
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