Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced a new special edition Blu-ray release for Gravity, the Oscar winning sci-fi spectacular, which set for release on October 12th.
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The two-disc edition of the film will contain the film as well as three new bonus features along with the previously released material on the original release. Gravity: Silent Space, a surprising cinematic experience with an introduction by Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron; documentary Looking to the Stars: The Evolution of Space; and Sandra’s Birthday Wish, Bullock’s on-set birthday wishes to Cuaron are the new features on the release.
Gravity stars Academy Award winner Sandra Bullock (The Blind Side, 2009), also nominated for her role in Gravity, and two-time Oscar winner George Clooney (Argo, 2012; Syriana, 2005). The film is stunningly directed by Alfonso Cuarón, whose technical achievement brought him two Oscars for both best directing and best editing. Cuarón also wrote the screenplay with his son Jonás Cuarón and co-produced the film with David Heyman (“Harry Potter” films). Chris deFaria, Nikki Penny and Stephen Jones served as executive producers.
Special Edition Features:
–Introduction to Gravity: Silent Space
–Gravity: Silent Space NEW! – Director Alfonso Cuarón invites you to experience the film without music for a unique, surprising and rewarding cinematic experiment.
–Looking to the Stars: The Evolution of Space Films NEW! – For more than 100 years, filmmakers have been fascinated with the stars. This look back at the evolution of the depiction of space travel in film through the eyes of many of the artists responsible (including Alfonso Cuarón, Ron Howard, Joe Dante, Dennis Muren, John Dykstra and others) chronicles the memorable milestones and visual achievements that have defined a genre and entertained generations of audiences.
–Sandra’s Birthday Wish NEW! – Share in Sandra Bullock’s spaced-out birthday wishes for director Alfonso Cuarón.
–Gravity: The Human Experience (Previously Limited Availability) When Alfonso and Jonás Cuarón set out to tell a singular human story, the romance and mysticism of separating oneself from Earth was added into the mix and “Gravity” was conceived. Join as the filmmakers, along with former astronauts, author of “Packing for Mars” Mary Roach and others weigh in on the physical and emotional aspects of space exploration.