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First Look at James Franco in Danny Boyle's '127 Hours'

August 7, 2010 (8:02 am) GMT
The 32-year-old actor is portraying real-life mountaineer Aron Ralston who was forced to cut his arm off when he was trapped underneath a boulder.

After his Oscar-winning movie "", Danny Boyle has spent his time working on "" that is claimed to take an audience on a never before experienced journey and prove what we can do when we choose life. Now, the first look at the film as well as the main character has been obtained by Entertainment Weekly.

The site has got its hand on one production image as well as an on-set picture. The still shows as mountain climber Aron Ralston who is in the middle of his adventure to reach the top of a mountain. The on-set photo, meanwhile, features him walking side by side with the helmer, Boyle.

"The movie is going to be obsessive, and it will be for obsessives. You will want him to cut his arm off by the end," the 53-year-old filmmaker states about his upcoming movie, which is based on true story. The film is said to have its world premiere at the 35th Annual Toronto International Film Festival running September 9-19.

"127 Hours" will tell the story of real-life mountaineer Aron Ralston who cut off the lower part of his right arm with a dull knife in order to free himself from a fallen boulder in a Utah canyon. Throughout his journey, Ralston recalls friends, lovers, family, and the two hikers he met before his accident. Written by Danny Boyle along with Simon Beaufoy, the drama is set to hit limited U.S. theaters on November 5.

'127 Hours' on-set picture:


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