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R| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
While exploring a remote canyon in Utah, mountaineer and adventurer Aron Ralston (James Franco) becomes trapped when a boulder falls on his arm. Over the next five days, Ralston examines his life and considers his options, leading him to an agonizing choice: to amputate his arm so that he can extricate himself and try to make his way back to civilization or remain pinned to the canyon wall and likely die. Based on Ralston's book, "Between a Rock and a Hard Place."

Cast: James Franco , Amber Tamblyn , Kate Mara , Clémence Poésy , Treat Williams , Kate Burton , Lizzy Caplan , John Lawrence

Director: Danny Boyle

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Fox Searchlight

127 Hours (2010)

Release Date: November 5th, 2010|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • August 02, 2011 hopese7en
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    Godly. Best movie ever.

  • July 30, 2011 uj00000000097480
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    That was a surprisingly amazingly made movie, made better by the ******** a true story

  • April 10, 2011 jordanstudios
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    James Franco Did Great In The Movie 127 Hours Is The R Rated Movie I Ever Saw And Best Movie I Ever Saw

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New on DVD & Blu-ray, Week of March 1: '127 Hours,' 'Love & Other Drugs,' 'Faster' and 'Burlesque'

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Harley W. Lond on Mar 1st, 2011 1:21AM

There's action, love, revenge, singing and dancing in store for film-lovers this week -- what more could one ask for. James Franco kicks off the week with his tour-de-force performance in Danny B...

Independent Spirit Award Winners 2011: 'Black Swan,' Natalie Portman, James Franco Honored

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Feb 26th, 2011 11:59PM

'Black Swan' was the big winner at the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards. The ballet drama won four awards, including the ceremony's most coveted prize, Best Feature. The film also snagged a...

EXCLUSIVE: 'Honey Badger' Host Randall Don't Care ... About the Oscars (Video)

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Alison Nastasi on Feb 22nd, 2011 2:30PM

If you haven't seen 'The Crazy Nastyass Honey Badger' video yet, then you are seriously missing out, stupid. At least that's what Randall would tell you. He's the part-bitchy, part-disgusted and ...

If You Liked '127 Hours,' You Might Like 'Open Water'

Posted by
James O'Brien on Feb 21st, 2011 9:00AM

If you enjoyed Danny Boyle's '127 Hours,' you may also like the underrated 2004 movie 'Open Water.' Both films are based upon true stories, in which people are caught in physical and psycholog...

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