365 Movies By Day Reviews of Movies I Watch that I Feel Like Writing About


127 Hours (2010)

After seeing an episode of Animal Planet's I Shouldn't Be Alive a few years ago that showed the story of Aron Ralston, the adventure seeker who got his arm pinned between a boulder and a rock wall and the central figure in Danny Boyle's 2010 127 Hours, I figured that the only way that the movie would really be able to have an affect on me was if there was a masterful lead acting performance, some stylish directing by Boyle, or, in the most likely scenario, a combination of both of these. As you will read below, that was exactly what happened.