"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri": October Oscar predictions                "Get Out" leads the Gotham Award nominations                'Blade Runner 2049,' 'The Disaster Artist' to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards                Hollywood Contenders – Looking at Best Original Screenplay hopefuls                Todd Haynes explores the world of children with "Wonderstruck"                MUDBOUND and COCO to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards                "The Killing of a Sacred Deer" pairs Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman once again                "Wonder Wheel" closes NYFF with a commanding Kate Winslet turn                Sam Rockwell and Allison Janney to Receive Hollywood Supporting Actor and Hollywood Supporting Actress Awards at "Hollywood Film Awards"                Hollywood Contenders – Looking at Best Adapted Screenplay hopefuls                "Breathe" aims to return Andrew Garfield to Oscar contention                Mary J. Blige, Timothée Chalamet and the Cast of "I, Tonya" - Margot Robbie, Allison Janney, Sebastian Stan, Paul Walter Hauser to be honored at the 21st Annual "Hollywood Film Awards."                New Trailer drops for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"                "Goodbye Christopher Robin" reveals the origins of Winnie the Pooh                Hollywood Contenders – Looking at Best Supporting Actress hopefuls        

Woman collapses during “127 Hours” Los Angeles premiere

By Sean O’Connell
Hollywoodnews.com: Here’s an original story.

Yet another person passed out during a screening of Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours,” this time during the film’s anticipated Los Angeles premiere on Wednesday night.

(Be sure to check out our video interview with Boyle and leading man James Franco here.)

According to reports, the woman passed out in her seat at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater, and those around her began asking for a doctor. Strangely enough, the woman’s attack didn’t occur during the movie’s infamous amputation scene, but happened well before that cut took place.

Boyle, who addressed the crowd after the movie, said that the woman attributed her reaction to an existing medical condition, and would be fine.

Why does this keep happening? This is not the first incident of an audience member conking out during “Hours.” It began at the Telluride film festival, continued through Toronto, and has plagued the film ever since.

I’m now beginning to think this is an elaborate PR stunt concocted by Fox Searchlight’s marketing department to generate further headlines. But maybe that’s just me being a conspiracy nut. Anyway, the film doesn’t need additional hype. It’s great. One of the year’s best. So long as you can stay conscious during the whole thing.

Follow Hollywood News on Twitter for up-to-date news information.

Hollywood News, Hollywood Awards, Awards, Movies, News, Award News, Breaking News, Entertainment News, Movie News, Music News

About HollywoodNews.com

Doing our best to bring you "The Pulse of New Hollywood®." Follow us @hollywoodnews

Follow us

Breaking Hollywood News   


Leave a comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.