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James Franco Sued Over His New Charles Bukowski Movie
There are a lot of actors who routinely find themselves in more trouble than James Franco, but Iím not sure thereís one who routinely finds himself in the middle of more weirdness. From obnoxious Oscar campaigns to invisible art to underage girls, heís almost a magnet for the bizarre, which is why the following lawsuit shouldnít surprise you in the least.
5 Crazy Things North Korea Said In Response To The Interview Trailer
Earlier this month, the first trailer for the Seth Rogen/ James Franco comedy The Interview dropped. It played pretty well here in America, but given its plot follows a group of journalists who decide to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, it didnít exactly send pleasing ripples through the Asian Communist country.
James Franco Enlists Brother Dave For The Disaster Artist
You throw into this mix the obvious resemblance between the Franco brothers, and suddenly this is DePalma-levels of creepy. The very making of The Room, a film that feels like a cry for help from a crazy person, is a Heart Of Darkness-type story of absolute power corrupting absolutely.
Watch Seth Rogen And James Franco Kill A World Leader In The Interview Trailer
From the ďWestern Capitalist PigsĒ that brought you This Is the End and Neighbors. Thatís funny. And so was both Neighbors and This Is The End, reminding audiences that Rogen and his crew are on a hot streak that isnít likely to cool with The Interview.
James Franco Denounces Spring Breakers 2, Calls It A 'Poison Ship'
Never mind the fact that Franco is tossing Akerlund and Welsh under the bus, two experienced, skills artists who have proven themselves in the past. Akerlund's aesthetic hovers between challenging and challenged, but he's made a number of really unique and peculiar films. He's not exactly Shawn Levy.
James Franco And Kate Hudson Become Thieves In Good People Trailer
What would you do if you stumbled across $400,000? Would you keep it? Would you call the cops? What if you found it in your home--well, within the portion of your home rented out to a shady tenant? This is the curious conundrum that faces James Franco and Kate Hudson in the upcoming thriller Good People. In the film's first trailer, you get a sense of the temptation and danger these questions arouse.
James Franco To Play 'The Room' Writer-Director Tommy Wiseau In The Disaster Artist
To recount his shady-sounding story of how he raised the money for The Room is pointless: he is an enigma, appearing out of thin air to debut his magnum opus in Los Angeles in the early aughts, buying out entire theaters and, slowly, building a reputation for the movie (which he writes, directs and stars in) that led to midnight screenings nationwide and a bizarre counter-cultural reputation as a fool, a genius, or... well, probably a fool.
No One Bothered Telling James Franco He's In Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes
Much like how his character didnít mean to be the bearer of the apocalypse, Mr. Franco also apparently didnít mean to play a cameo role in upcoming sequel, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Yet according to EW, heís doing just thatÖ whether he knows it or not.
Watch James Franco And Emma Roberts Get Nice And Inappropriate In First 'Palo Alto' Trailer
Sex, drugs, chainsaws, and alcohol are all present and filmed with a style that looks like it runs in the more contemporary branch of the Coppola family tree. Interestingly enough, similar subject matter was covered by Sofia Coppola in her debut film The Virgin Suicides
Judd Apatow Is Still Pissed Off Freaks And Geeks Got Cancelled
Are you still pissed off about Freaks And Geeks get cancelled all the way back in 2000? I am, and let the record show Judd Apatow is too. In fact, the popular director and super producer still carries so much anger from the critically acclaimed show getting axed by NBC that it drives him to keep accomplishing more and more.
Seth Rogen, James Franco, Jonah Hill And Many More Join R-Rated Animated Sausage Party
The story of Sausage Party follows a forgotten sausage who accidentally falls out of someoneís grocery cart. He must then team up with a bunch of other store items as he works towards getting back on the shelf before the 4th of July sale.
James Franco And Mila Kunis Play Lovers In Tar Trailer
Discover the life story of Pulitzer Prize-winning American poet C.K. Williams with Tar. The drama is named for one of Williams' best-loved poems, which also happens to be a favorite of its star and producer James Franco. See him as Williams, a young lover, distracted writer, and tortured artist, in the trailer above.
Lizzy Caplan Joins James Franco And Seth Rogen In The Interview
It looks like Lizzy Caplan will be reuniting with Freaks and Geeks stars James Franco and Seth Rogen for The Interview, a comedy to be directed, written and produced by Rogen and Evan Goldberg. We learned back in March that Rogen and Franco were re-teaming on screen for The Interview, which would star the duo as a talk show host and produce who accidentally wind up in the middle of a plot to assassinate the prime minister of North Korea.
James Franco Teases The Tragedy of Sal Mineo In Sal Trailer
Itís been a long wait since Sal, a Sal Mineo biopic directed by Renaissance Man James Franco, made its world premiere at the prestigious Venice Film Festival in 2011. But at long last we have a trailer as the film readies for its theatrical opening.
James Franco's As I Lay Dying Is Bypassing Theaters For A VOD Release
Can that even happen? I mean, they do realize that Franco is at the apex of all saturation points, and that people would throw money to see him do just about anything. And this seemed like something of a prestige project, even though it was merely one of a half-dozen or so movies heíll have been involved in directing this year.