The Venice film festival kicks off Wednesday with the arrival of movie stars on water taxis for a dark line-up flush with fiendish tales of abuse, betrayal and survival.
George Clooney shakes hands with a fan on a taxi boat in Venice upon his arrival on August 27, 2013. Clooney is in Venice to present the movie "Gravity", by Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron, at the 70th Venice International Film Festival.
The world's oldest film festival opens with "Gravity", a 3-D sci-fi thriller starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock as astronauts who are flung into deep space when a debris shower destroys their shuttle.
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