Tag Archives: mountain climber

Are the “127 Hours” faintings a publicity stunt?

By Sean O’Connell HollywoodNews.com: Saturday night, at the closing screening of the 13th Annual Savannah Film Festival, programmers had to press the pause button on Danny Boyle’s breathtaking test of endurance, “127 Hours,” because an audience member passed out. “You have to turn the lights on,” a woman screamed. “We need[...]

Telluride wraps with increased buzz for “King’s Speech,” “Black Swan” and “127 Hours”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Telluride Film Festival drew to a close yesterday. Before we turn our attentions to Toronto, and the buzz that will emerge from that festival with regards to the annual Oscar race, let’s take a spin around the dial and see which films connected with the awards[...]

Telluride Film Festival Buzz Roundup

HollywoodNews.com: As the fall film festival circuit begins to warm up award season, here’s a snapshot of what’s been talked about at Telluride: The Way Back directed by Peter Weir. Jeffrey Wells of Hollywood Elsewhere is hearing that Weir’s survival drama isn’t similar to his previous wide releases, i.e. “Master[...]

Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours” unleashes kinetic new trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: As we inch closer to this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, we’re digging up more information on the films that will hold world premieres north of the border. On the heels of our recent preview for Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours” – which is on our schedule in permanent[...]

Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours” confirmed for Toronto, London film fests

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: For those who had lingering doubts as to whether or not Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours” had any intentions of entering the 2010 Oscar race, this news should put them to rest. Boyle’s drama, about mountain climber Aron Ralston (James Franco) and the hours he spent trapped under a[...]

Danny Boyle’s “127 Hours” targets early November release date

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Danny Boyle’s follow up to his Oscar-winning “Slumdog Millionaire” has a release date. “127 Hours,” a based-on-a-true-story feature about mountain climber Aron Ralston (James Franco) and his remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon[...]