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The made-in-China knife in 127 Hours

127 Hoursis based on a real story. 127 Hours is a 2010 British-American biographical survival drama film directed, co-written, and produced by Danny Boyle. It stars James Franco as real-life canyoneer Aron Ralston. Based on Ralston’s memoir, he became trapped by a boulder in an isolated slot canyon in Blue John Canyon, southeastern Utah, in April 2003. The film was well received by critics and audiences, and was nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Actor for Franco and Best Picture. Mountaineer and adventurer Aron Ralston drives to Utah’s Canyonlands National Park for a day of hiking. While climbing down through a narrow canyon, he accidentally slips and falls, with a boulder pinning his arm against the canyon wall. Days after being trapped, he realizes