See the movie trailer and poster for Danny Boyle’s drama, starring James Franco, Amber Tamblyn and Kate Mara. Watch the movie trailer for ‘127 Hours’. Based on the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s (James Franco) remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.
Release Date: November 5, 2010 (limited); January 28, 2011 (wide)
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
Genre: Biopic, Adventure, Drama
Director: Danny Boyle
Screenwriter: Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy
Cast: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara, Clemence Poesy, Kate Burton, Lizzy Caplan
Running Time: 1 hr. 33 min.
MPAA Rating: R for language and some disturbing violent content/bloody images.
127 HOURS is the new film from Danny Boyle, the Academy Award winning director of last year’s Best Picture, Slumdog Millionaire. 127 HOURS is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s (James Franco) remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah. Over the next five days Ralston examines his life and survives the elements to finally discover he has the courage and the wherewithal to extricate himself by any means necessary, scale a 65 foot wall and hike over eight miles before he is finally rescued. Throughout his journey, Ralston recalls friends, lovers (Clemence Poesy), family, and the two hikers (Amber Tamblyn and Kate Mara) he met before his accident. Will they be the last two people he ever had the chance to meet? A visceral thrilling story that will take an audience on a never before experienced journey and prove what we can do when we choose life.