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Hold Up, Christian Bale WILL Be Playing Steve Jobs In That Danny Boyle Biopic
Thursday, October 16 by

Written by Aaron “Walk and Talk” Sorkin.

If he stops acting, he'll probably have to stop posing for dramatic pics like this.
Leonardo DiCaprio Won’t Be Starring In Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs Biopic
Friday, October 3 by

There isn’t a juicy reason behind it. Leo’s just taking a break from acting.

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Danny Boyle And Leo DiCaprio Circling That Sweet, Sweet Steve Jobs Biopic Action
Tuesday, April 22 by

Why do people love this guy so much? I mean, I like iPhones, but still.

Digby could not be more excited about this news.
Announced ‘Trainspotting’ Sequel Means All The Characters Might Not Be Dead Yet
Monday, March 11 by

They’re probably all on the ginseng and kale bullshit bandwagon now.

The 6 Creepeiest Abandoned Towns From Movies
Wednesday, August 15 by Lee Keeler

With the economy in the dumper, tourism just isn't what it used to be; so it's important that you know where to spend your staycation dollars before you end up…

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Simon Pegg Wallows In ‘Fear’, While Rosario Dawson Falls In ‘Trance’
Wednesday, July 27 by

Pegg will play a ‘fraidy cat, while Dawson will play a woman who loves art thieves. Plural.

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Danny Boyle Wants Scarlett Johansson (And Colin Firth For ‘Trance’)
Tuesday, July 5 by

Don’t we all, Danny. Don’t we all.

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Casting Round Up: Williams, McAvoy, And Wilkinson Are Priests, Robbers, And Villains
Thursday, June 23 by

Robin Williams will be starring in ‘Patch Adams 2: The Heart Beats On’. Just kidding. I hope you haven’t already smashed your computer.

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Michael Fassbender Down For Some Art Thievery In ‘Trances’?
Friday, May 6 by

Fassbender is in talks to join Danny Boyle’s thriller remake ‘Trances’, where he’d play a regular old human art thief.

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Danny Boyle In A ‘Trance’, Says Funny Headline Writer
Wednesday, May 4 by

Get it??

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See The Trailer For Danny Boyle’s Stage ‘Frankenstein’
Wednesday, February 23 by

The second scariest use of morphing after that Michael Jackson video.

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Boyle’s Not Scared Of Werewolves With ‘Sharp Teeth’
Monday, February 7 by

Director Danny Boyle is thinking of returning to unconventional monster movie territory nine years after his terrifying zombie film ’28 Days Later’.

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’127 Hours’ Was Almost A Luke Perry Movie
Saturday, January 22 by

Danny Boyle’s 127 Hours earned a lot of critical acclaim for its realistic depiction of hiker Aron Ralston hacking off his own arm with a dull penknife, but it turns out it could have been even more painful to watch.

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13 Memorable Movie Amputations
Thursday, November 4 by

Danny Boyle’s new film, 127 Hours, premieres tomorrow. James Franco stars as Aron Ralston, a climber who is forced to amputate his own arm after it is crushed under a rock. In honor of Ralston’s remarkable tale of survival, we here at Screen Junkies came up with a list of other memorable films that feature scenes of amputation. Some of them are disturbing, others are lighthearted, but all of them contain badly mutilated limbs, and that’s the important part. Enjoy!

Why the ’127 Hours’ Amputation Is a Happy Ending
Tuesday, November 2 by

The press junket for 127 Hours was informative beyond our private interview with Danny Boyle. The real Aron Ralston and the filmmakers discussed the film, already generating controversy for its graphic depiction of a self-amputation. Ralston had to sever his own arm when he was trapped in a canyon for five days.
Even Ralston wants everybody to know it’s all good. He was happy to make the sacrifice. “They’re going to walk into this movie thinking it’s the story of the guy who cut his arm off,” Ralston said. “I hope they realize it’s about the guy who was smiling when he cut his arm off. It was a euphoric experience for me because it was going to get me back to what was important in my life. I had a chance to learn about that while I was trapped.”
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Interview: Danny Boyle
Monday, November 1 by

Danny Boyle’s latest film is getting a lot of buzz, but not for the heartwarming triumph over adversity. It’s got that, but what people are focusing on is a dude cutting his arm off. 127 Hours is the Aron Ralston story. James Franco plays Ralston, an outdoorsman who gets trapped with his arm pinned under a rock. His escape by self-amputation was documented before, but Boyle’s film makes it visceral.

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Review: 127 Hours
Monday, October 25 by

Here it is, folks: the arm cutting movie. You’ve heard about it. It’s true. There’s a lot to this story, but you know it as the arm cutting movie. Personally, I think they should do a double feature of 27 Dresses and 127 Hours. In either order.
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Stretch Your Zombie Hamstrings. Danny Boyle Will Direct Next ’28 Days Later’ Sequel
Monday, October 11 by

Terrible time to pass a kidney stone.
Danny Boyle has confirmed to a friend of DreadCentral that he will in fact direct the next film in the 28 Days Later franchise. There a no details as to what the film will be about, or what the title will be. All anyone knows is that Boyle will return to direct.
After directing the first film in the series, Boyle was credited with reinventing zombies by people who know nothing about zombie movies. What the story is actually about is a rage virus that causes people to run around attacking everyone they see. Just like that Jason guy from "The Hills." Or that episode of "The Smurfs" that I still sometimes have nightmares about. **burns self with cigarette to stop from nodding off**

’127 Hours’ Trailer Adds Visual Flair to Utter Misery
Thursday, October 7 by

“This suuuuuuuuuuuuuuucks!” Fox Searchlight has dropped the new trailer for Danny Boyle‘s 127 hours. The film stars James Franco as Aron Ralston, the mountain climber who didn’t tell anyone he…

No Arms Get Cut Off In This ’127 Hours’ Clip
Monday, September 13 by

Warning: This clip from Danny Boyle's 127 Hours doesn't contain any of James Franco's arms getting cut off. Warning: It does contain Kate Mara getting wet. If you believe the latter might make you faint or nauseous I suggest you go no further.
Audience members at the Telluride and the Toronto Film Festivals have been passing out and seizing do to the graphic nature of 127 Hours. The movie is about a dude who has to cut off his own arm after it gets really REALLY stuck in crevice **resists urge to make crevice joke**. If you know you can't handle that, why would you go see it?! Stay for the first half with the swimming and laughing, and leave once the screaming starts. 
Check out the clip after the jump…

’127 Hours’ Teaser Trailer Quickly Goes from Laughs to Screams
Tuesday, August 24 by

"F**********************CK!"
Fox Searchlight has dropped the trailer for Danny Boyle's 127 Hours. James Franco stars as Aron Ralston, the climber who amputated his own arm after bring trapped between rocks for almost five days. It's one of those feel good movies. At least the parts with Kata Mara.
Simon Beaufoy, who also worked with Boyle on Slumdog Millionaire, wrote the screenplay, and has said that there is no dialogue for an entire hour of the story. Psssshhhh, nice job "writing," Simon. Can we get serious for a second though? I'm excited to see this film. I love the energy and unique storytelling of Slumdog, and I hope 127 Hours brings the same entertainment value without inducing too many cringes. Crushed appendages are just plain yucky. But fortitude in dire straits is yummy.
127 Hours hits theaters November 5, 2010.
Check out the trailer after the jump…

Kate Mara (and Amber Tamblyn) Add Sexiness to ’127 Hours’
Friday, February 12 by

Uber spicy redhead Kata Mara, and that girl who dies in the beginning of The Ring (Amber Tamblyn), are in talks to co-star alongside James Franco in 127 Hours, Danny Boyle's follow-up to Slumdog Millionaire. The film tells the story of Aron Ralston, a cautionary tale for anyone who plans to go out in the unforgiving wilderness alone and refuses to entertain the possibility they might have to cut their arm off after a boulder claims it for five hours straight. Mara and Tamblyn would play two hikers Aron meets before the antagonist (a large rock) has his way with the adventurer. If only Aron's quest involved finding his way home to Mara. Hell, I'd give my right arm to run the fingers of my left hand through her flowing locks. I think she'd find my insensitivity extremely attractive. (/Film)

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127 Hours
Friday, February 12 by

DIRECTOR: Danny Boyle CAST: James Franco; Amber Tamblyn; Kate Mara SYNOPSIS: A mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and cuts off his f&*^ing…