(Fox Searchlight. 1 hour, 34 minutes. Rated R for language and some disturbing violent content/bloody images. Directed by Danny Boyle.) James Franco (Aron Ralston), Kate Mara (Kristi), Amber Tamblyn (Megan), Clémence Poésy (Rana). Music by A.R. Rahman.
By: Jared Counts, January 14th, 2011 04:49 PMWhile out climbing in the wilds of Utah, Aron (Franco) slips into a narrow canyon where his arm is pinned, trapping him. As he struggles to escape, he thinks back on his life and his mistakes. A harrowing, claustrophobic tale of survival.