Life in space is impossible!
The movie ’Gravity’ begins with this ominous line, and for the next 100 odd minutes it is an immersive roller-coaster ride following astronauts marooned in space.
As the tag line of the movie ‘Don't let go’ suggests, survival of the characters in the film depends on - holding on to things, letting go off things and reaching out for the right things at the right time. This in essence is the simple storyline of the film.
The above scenario reminded me of how similar life on earth is to the one the movie showed us. For survival, we all do the same three things - hold on, let go and reach out; though not literally like in space but in a very metaphorical and invisible way. This is the secret sauce that I am going to speak about in this post. If you were expecting a review of the movie Gravity, I am sorry to disappoint you.
So here it goes...