Fox Searchlight has released, via Apple , another trailer and a neat poster for Danny Boyle’s new film 127 Hours.

The first trailer played on the carefree nature of Aron Ralston (played by James Franco), and the lead up to the fateful accident that changed his life forever. This one however features focuses more on his predicament, trapped under a boulder with little hope for escape.

Based on a true story the movie co-stars Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara, and Clemence Poesy.

The movie will be released in Ireland January 7th, 2011.

Synopsis:

127 Hours is the new film from Danny Boyle, the Academy Award winning director of last year’s Best Picture, Slumdog Millionaire. 127 Hours is the true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston’s (James Franco) 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 (Clemence Poesy), family, and the two hikers (Amber Tamblyn and Kate Mara) he met before his accident. Will they be the last two people he ever had the chance to meet? 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.

2 Responses

  1. Ronan

    Definitely a different direction for Boyle after Slumdog, but he's made a lot of great movies, so I have high hopes for this one.

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