Dr. Ryan Stone is on her first shuttle mission. Her commander is veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky helming his last flight before retirement. During a routine space walk by the pair, disaster strikes: The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Ryan and Matt stranded in deep space with no link to Earth and no hope of rescue. As fear turns to panic, they realize that the only way home may be to venture further into space.
Alan and Craig discuss the theatrical experience, lamenting the lack of a space program, the proper way to use superstars and the movie Gravity on this week’s Matinee Heroes!
Craig gives a quick personal update and a warning about podcast delivery times that may or may not be affected
Discussion of “Gravity”
Alan and Craig preview next week’s movie “The Matrix”
Next week Alan and Craig along with Adam Marcus kick off a 1999 retrospective July with “The Matrix”