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Title 127 hours / Fox Searchlight Pictures and Pathé present, in association with Everest Entertainment ; a Cloud Eight, Decibel Films, Darlow Smithson production ; a Danny Boyle film ; produced by Christian Colson, Danny Boyle, John Smithson ; screenplay by Danny Boyle & Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Danny Boyle.

Published Los Angeles, CA : Fox Searchlight Pictures : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., [2011]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store DVD  791.4372 ONE MJ28  Region 1    AVAILABLE
Edition [Rental exclusive]
Physical description 1 videodisc (94 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
Notes Based on the book "Between a rock and a hard place" by Aron Ralston.
Credits Directors of photography, Anthony Dod Mantle, Enrique Chediak ; production designer, Suttirat Larbab ; editor, Jon Harris ; original music, A.R. Rahman ; costume designer, Suttirat Larbarb.
Notes Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture.
Title from container.
Performers James Franco (Aron Ralston), Amber Tamblyn (Megan), Kate Mara (Kristi), Clémence Poésy (Rana), Kate Burton (Aron's Mom), Lizzy Caplan (Sonja), Treat Williams (Aron's Dad).
Audience MPAA Rating: Rated R for language and some disturbing violent content/bloody images.
Summary In April 2003 Aron Ralston, a 27-year-old hiker, fell and was trapped in a narrow crevasse, his right arm wedged against the rock wall by a boulder. Mr. Ralston's ordeal was a struggle for survival and a profound existential crisis. He had gone to Bluejohn Canyon, Utah for a rock-climbing weekend alone. Not telling anyone where he is going is part of the point: real freedom means getting a clean break from civilization and the burdens of family, friends, and other responsibilities. Finding himself stuck, he knows he can't expect anyone to come to his rescue, which forces him to ruminate about his family, his ex-girlfriend, and the hereafter. As a trained engineer and a skilled--albeit somewhat careless--outdoorsman, he understands his predicament as a practical challenge, a techincal problem. After struggling for more than five days, he makes an immanently logical decision about its solution.
System notes DVD; region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround, Dolby digital surround; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual layer.
Language notes In English, dubbed Spanish, or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing), French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Other author Boyle, Danny, author of screenplay, director, producer.
Colson, Christian, producer.
Smithson, John, 1952- producer.
Beaufoy, Simon, author of screenplay.
Franco, James, 1978- actor.
Tamblyn, Amber, actor.
Mara, Kate, 1983- actor.
Poésy, Clémence, actor.
Burton, Kate, actor.
Caplan, Lizzy, 1982- actor.
Williams, Treat, actor.
Ralston, Aron. Between a rock and a hard place.
Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Pathé Distribution Limited.
Everest Entertainment (Firm)
Cloud Eight (Firm)
Decibel Films.
Darlow Smithson Productions.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Subject Ralston, Aron. -- Drama.
Rock climbing accidents -- Drama.
Mountaineers -- United States -- Drama.
Survival -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
American literature -- Film and video adaptations.
Canyonlands National Park (Utah)
Survival films.
Biographical films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Variant Title One hundred twenty-seven hours.
One hundred and twenty-seven hours.
Other uniform title 127 hours (Motion picture)
Standard Number 024543736349