Sunday 02/27/2011 by jackl


To make James Franco's portrayal of Aron Ralston [as the injured climber in the Oscar nominated film 127 Hours] as accurate as possible, Ralston told [film director Danny] Boyle to have Franco recite lyrics from the jam band Phish, Ralston's favorite band."

-- From "The ins and outs of Oscar Nominees" by Michael Machosky in the  Pittsburgh Tribune-Review


, comment by justinwendt
justinwendt Here's a clip of James Franco singing "Sleeping Monkey"
, comment by Kurtzboy
Kurtzboy Great movie. The sleeping monkey part cracked me up.
, comment by stunkyunks
stunkyunks i was like wait was that phish he was singing haha!!
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