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.
Why Is Gravity Rated PG-13?
Gravity is rated PG-13 for intense perilous sequences, some disturbing images and brief strong language.
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Violence: Intense scenes of accidents in space include depictions of explosions, space debris, shuttle damage, corpses and a grotesque image of an accident victim. Characters are subjected to frequent peril in a survival situation. Characters experience distress and impending death.
Sexual Content: A man talks briefly about a homosexual couple.
Language: The script contains a brief strong sexual expletive, scatological slang, curses and profanities.
Alcohol / Drug Use: A characters takes a swig of vodka he finds inside a space capsule.
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Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Home Video Notes: Gravity: Diamond Luxe Edition Release Date: 31 March 2015 Gravity releases in a Diamond Luxe Edition to home video (Blu-ray/Digital Copy) with the three new special features including a “Silent Space Version” of the film enabling fans to experience the movie “without music for a surprising cinematic experiment.”
Home Video Notes: Gravity
Release Date: 25 February 2014
Gravity releases to home video (Blur-ray/DVD/UltraViolet or Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/UltraViolet) with the following extras:
- Collision Point: The Race to Clean Up Space (Narrated by Ed Harris)
- Aningaaq: A short film by Jonás Cuarón with optional introduction
- Gravity Mission Control
- Shot Breakdowns
- Gravity: Silent Space Version
- Sandra’s Surprise!