127 HOURS stars Golden Globe winner James Franco (MILK). Boyle, the Academy Award® winning director of 2008’s Best Picture, SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE is reunited with Academy Award® winning screenwriter Simon Beaufoy and Academy Award® winning producer Christian Colson.
127 HOURS is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s remarkable adventure to save himself after a falling 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, abseil a 65 foot rock face and hike over eight miles before he is finally rescued. 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.