127 Hours (2010)
Academy Award for Best Film Editing
Academy Award for Best Original Score (A. R. Rahman)
Academy Award for Best Picture (Christian Colson, Danny Boyle, John Smithson)
Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay (Danny Boyle, Simon Beaufoy)Award details: (details at IMDb)
127 Hours is a 2010 British-American biographical survival drama film directed, co-written and produced by Danny Boyle. The film stars James Franco as real-life canyoneer Aron Ralston, who became trapped by a boulder in an isolated slot canyon in Blue John Canyon, southeastern Utah, in April 2003. The film was a co-production of the United Kingdom and the United States. The film, based on Ralston's memoir Between a Rock and a Hard Place, was written by Boyle and Simon Beaufoy, produced by Christian Colson and John Smithson and the music was scored by A. R. Rahman. Beaufoy, Colson and Rahman had all previously worked with Boyle on Slumdog Millionaire. The film was well received by critics and audiences and it was nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Franco.