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Author: Christian ColsonDanny BoyleJohn SmithsonSimon BeaufoyJames FrancoAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Fox Searchlight Pictures : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Aron Ralston; Aron Ralston; Aron Ralston
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Colson; Danny Boyle; John Smithson; Simon Beaufoy; James Franco; Amber Tamblyn; Kate Mara; Clémence Poésy; Kate Burton; Lizzy Caplan; Treat Williams; Anthony Dod Mantle; Enrique Chediak; Jon Harris; A R Rahman; Aron Ralston; Fox Searchlight Pictures.; Pathé Distribution Limited.; Everest Entertainment (Firm); Cloud Eight Films.; Decibel Films.; Darlow Smithson Productions.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 699525193
Language Note: 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.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture.
Based on the book "Between a rock and a hard place" by Aron Ralston.
Special features: Feature commentary with Danny Boyle, Christian Colson and Simon Beaufoy [optional audio feature]; Deleted scenes (34 min.); Sneak peeks [previews] (3 min.).
Credits: Directors of photography, Anthony Dod Mantle, Enrique Chediak ; editor, Jon Harris ; original music, A.R. Rahman ; production designer, Suttirat Larbab ; costume designer, Suttirat Larbarb.
Cast: 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).
Awards: 6 Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Actor, James Franco; 8 BAFTA Award nominations; 3 Independent Spirit Award nominations.
Target Audience: MPAA Rating: Rated R for language and some disturbing violent content/bloody images ; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A for gory scenes, coarse language.
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround, Dolby digital surround; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Other Titles: 127 hours (Motion picture)
One hundred twenty-seven hours
One hundred and twenty-seven hours
Responsibility: 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.

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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 technical problem. After struggling for more than five days, he makes an immanently logical decision about its solution.

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Survivalist Movie

by golfingrobert13 (WorldCat user published 2013-04-04) Very Good Permalink

This movie leaves you a little sad since a young man lost a limb.  It makes you wonder why he didn't go prepared for accidents or emergency in a vast desert with little water and many accidents.

I enjoyed it, but think it should of included at end tips to survive in this situation, such...
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