There is no sound in space.
Everybody knows that, right ?
So, when the Gravity film made no sound, everybody nodded sagely.
Everybody, that is, except the nit-pickers (I always thought they should be called the snot-pickers).
In walks the wise guy, who, having had some physics lessons in high school, comes ready to say "Hey, that's not right!".
I have read many reviews on this film and one of the things I noticed is that, the higher the knowledge of astrophysics of an expert, the higher the degree of leniency he/she shows.
Take Dr. Phil Plait, for example. Here is a guy that *really* knows his stuff. But by the same token, he is ready to… Read more