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Overall A-

When space debris unexpectedly damages the shuttle, it puts the astronauts lives at risk. One left drifting in space (Sandra Bullock), has to rely on the voice of another (George Clooney). Yet both know the gravity of their situation and the real possibility that they may never return alive to Earth.

Violence C+
Sexual Content A-
Profanity D+
Substance Use B

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense perilous sequences, some disturbing images and brief strong language.

Talk to your kids about…

Gravity

Several satellites are destroyed knocking out telecommunications on Earth as well as with the scientist. How much space debris orbits our earth? What are the dangers of growing amounts of garbage in space? What could result from the destruction of communication and security satellites?

How does isolation contribute to the tension in this movie?

Learn more about medical experiments in space.

For information on what is really happening in space, check NASA’s site at http://www.nasa.gov/news/

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