Gravity (2013)

One Small Step for Man … Film Series
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s and Buzz Aldrin’s first steps on the moon on July 20, 1969, the Library screens four of Hollywood’s “10 most realistic space travel films,” per Variety magazine. This week: Shuttle astronauts Sandra Bullock and George Clooney try to improvise their way back to earth after a deep-space disaster. (Rated PG-13)
Saturday, July 20, 2019 1:30 pm
Room: 
Durwood Film Vault
PG-13 — Parents Strongly Cautioned
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin realized one of humankind’s greatest scientific ambitions 50 years ago this month, stepping from the lunar module Eagle onto the surface of the moon. Commemorating that July 20, 1969, milestone, the Library screens four of Hollywood’s “10 most realistic space travel films,” per Variety magazine.


SATURDAYS AT 1:30 P.M.
Stanley H. Durwood Film Vault
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
July 6 Space Cowboys (2000; PG-13)
July 13 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968; G)
July 20 Gravity (2013; PG-13)
July 27 Interstellar (2014; PG-13)