So it's like this: Gravity (the physical force) can't hold, tie, or pull down Gravity the movie.
Celebrated Children of Men director Alfonso Cuarón dominated the nation's cinematic landscape over the weekend with his latest sci-fi epic, a space-walk thriller starring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, and Ed Harris. The picture made $55.6 mil in its opening weekend, according to studio estimates. It's the highest October opening weekend, like ever, breaking a record set in 2011 by Paranormal Activity 3's $52.6 million debut.
The film with one of the grossest titles ever, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 dropped 37 percent in its second weekend to take No. 2 on the box office list with $21.5 mil. The $78 mil picture has made a 10-day total of $60.6 mil.