"Gravity" Soaring at the Box Office
After months of hype, "Gravity" soared in to theaters on Friday (October 4) with a strong presence, pushing it to the top spot with movie goers.
The action film, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney enjoyed an opening day total of $17.5 million, which outpaced its nearest competitor, "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2" by close to $13 million.
Already generating Oscar buzz, the Alfonso Cuaron directed motion picture is expected to win the weekend with $48 million in sales.
Per the synopsis, a medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.