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ARTS ISSUE: ‘Gravity’ puts weight on visual effects

ARTS ISSUE: ‘Gravity’ puts weight on visual effects

December 5, 2013


Filed under Arts

To truly experience the atmosphere of fear and despair that Alfonso Cuarón laboriously created in his science-fiction thriller “Gravity,” one must see the film in 3-D and in an Imax theater. The grand experience of the film demands to be seen in the most extravagant way possible. When Cuarón first pitched his f...

‘Gravity’ proves audiences want to watch smart films

‘Gravity’ proves audiences want to watch smart films

October 24, 2013


Filed under Arts

  After four years in development hell, with months of actors considered for the lead roles and a protracted post-production schedule that delayed the film’s release for a year, “Gravity” made its premiere at the Venice Film Festival earlier this year to rave reviews. But critical praise neve...