Gravity alternate darker ending revealed

Gravity director Alfonso Cuarón jokes about a more tragic ending for Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock as Ryan Stone in Gravity
Sandra Bullock as Ryan Stone in 2013’s Gravity

Once Sandra Bullock’s Ryan Stone finally hits earth in Alfonso Cuarón’s gruelling and awards-hoovering Gravity, you definitely weren’t alone in expecting something terrible to happen to her. It was that kind of film.

“We had an alternative ending in which after landing on Earth,” joked Cuarón on Reddit.

“Ryan will get back on her feet and as she’s walking away Matt Kovalski falls from the sky and [crushes] her to death. And then cut to black. Create scroll in silence.”

Read our review of Gravity here. The film is available to own from 3 March 2014, pre-order it on DVD for £9.99, on Blu-ray for £13 and on 3D Blu-ray for £17 from