Why to Watch - 127 Hours

Do you like true stories? Good! Here’s another reason to never go camping or rock climbing, I’m not even sure what exactly this guy is doing all I know is that I don’t want to do it.



127 Hours Biography, Drama | 94min | January 28, 2011 (United States) 7.5
Director: Danny BoyleWriter: Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy, Aron RalstonStars: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate MaraSummary: 127 Hours is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's 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 can be rescued. Throughout his journey, Ralston recalls friends, lovers, family, and the two hikers he met before his accident. Will they be the last two people he ever had the chance to meet? —Fox Searchlight Pictures


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