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‘Gravity’ proves there are no rules in space

Clooney as Matt Kowalski.

It’s a question that’s been asked by moviegoers at least since French audiences in 1902 saw a rocketship land smack in the right eye of the Man in the Moon in Georges Melies’s “Le voyage dans la lune.” That was done via a mix of live action, animation, and small models.

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