Rising Above

I’ve noticed a trend recently of amazing performances in films which are only okay. The first time I seriously noticed this was with An Education (2009).

We try it!

We Try It!: 127 Hours

Danny Boyle’s new film, which chronicles a solitary rock climber’s struggle to free his trapped arm, certainly justified several aspects of my low expectations, yet, by the time the film stopped rolling, had managed to elevate itself to a memorable and unique status.