All Genres: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Release Year: 2010
Country: USA, UK
Director: Danny Boyle
Writing by: Danny Boyle – (screenplay) &
Simon Beaufoy – (screenplay)
Aron Ralston – (book "Between a Rock and a Hard Place")
Produced by: Bernard Bellew – executive producer
Danny Boyle – producer
Christian Colson – producer
Lisa Maria Falcone – executive producer
Tom Heller – co-producer
François Ivernel – executive producer
John J. Kelly – executive producer
Cameron McCracken – executive producer
Diarmuid McKeown – associate producer
Tessa Ross – executive producer
Gareth Smith – co-producer
John Smithson – producer
Cast: James Franco – Aron Ralston
Kate Mara – Kristi
Amber Tamblyn – Megan
Sean Bott – Aron's Friend (as Sean A. Bott)
Koleman Stinger – Aron Age 5
Treat Williams – Aron's Dad
John Lawrence – Brion
Kate Burton – Aron's Mom
Bailee Michelle Johnson – Sonja Age 10
Rebecca C. Olson – Monique Meijer (as Rebecca Olson)
Parker Hadley – Aron Age 15
Music: A.R. Rahman
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A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.
Plot: 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 is finally 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?
Trivia: There are 9 entries in the trivia list – like these:
- Katie Featherston auditioned for a role, but the role went to Kate Mara.
- Jena Malone auditioned for a role.
- Sebastian Stan was considered to play Aron.