updated 05/10/2013 AT 2:00 PM ET
•originally published 05/10/2013 AT 2:45 PM ET
Forget all the horror films – director Alfonso Cuarén’s Gravity looks like the scariest thing hitting multiplexes this fall.
This first trailer for the sci-fi film due Oct. 4 shows George Clooney and Sandra Bullock as astronauts working on a maneuver outside a space station when an explosion hurls Bullock into space where she could just … keep … floating.
It’s the most intense minute and a half I’ve seen on any screen this year. It also means that Gravity just barged right into the Oscar race – for technical awards, anyway, given how gorgeous the cinematography is.
What do you think? Are you excited for Gravity to hit?