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James Franco Takes On Faulkner In 'As I Lay Dying' [Trailer & Pictures]

Jim Parrack & James Franco in As I Lay DyingAs I Lay Dying, written, directed and starring James Franco, is aiming to become the first American movie to win the Un Certain Regard award at...

James Franco Takes On William Faulkner, The World Is Divided

Besides the obvious fact that there’s money in making literary adaptations, James Franco’s take on Faulkner’s As I Lay Dying is obviously motivated by something else as well. The recently released trailer for the film,...

James Franco's 'As I Lay Dying' Packs A Punch [Trailer]

As I Lay Dying - which competes for the Un Certain Regard award at the Cannes Film Festival this month - is very much James Franco's baby. The 35-year-old Oscar nominee wrote, directed and stars...

James Franco Can Laugh At Himself

James Franco is comfortable mocking himself. The 35-year-old Hollywood heartthrob - who has starred in various spoof videos, some of were created by him to ridicule himself - is comfortable with people poking fun at...

James Franco And Zach Galifianakis Pound Shots And Plan Weddings In New Lonely Island Video

James Franco, Zach Galifianakis and Edward Norton teamed up with online comedians The Lonely Island for their latest video, Spring Break Anthem. The Lonely Island trio are currently in the midst of promoting their upcoming...

Justin Lin: 'James Franco's Movie Comments Were Disrespectful'

Filmmaker Justin Lin has fired back at James Franco, revealing the actor's negative comments about their movie collaboration Annapolis were "hurtful" and "very disrespectful".The Milk star opened up about his experiences making the 2006 naval...

Emilia Clarke For Garden Of Last Days

Emilia Clarke will star in 'The Garden of Last Days'.The 'Game of Thrones' beauty will star alongside James Franco in the actor-and-director's next filmmaking effort, based on Andre Dubus III's novel of the same name,...

Maggie Gyllenhaal & James Franco Missed Out On The Iceman Leads

Maggie Gyllenhaal and James Franco were initially in place to take on leading roles in Ariel Vromen's new real-life gangster movie The Iceman, but pregnancy and family tragedy got in the way.The roles eventually went...

James Franco To Direct Garden Of Last Days

James Franco is set to direct and star in 'Garden of Last Days'.The 'Oz the Great and Powerful' actor has signed on to helm the big screen adaptation of Andre Dubus III's best-selling book of...

A Week In Movies: Iron Man 3 Goes Global, Thor: The Dark World Trailer Strikes And Emma Roberts Stuns In Blue

The big news in cinemas globally is the release of Iron Man 3, which doesn't open in the USA until next week. But audiences around the world are already watching Robert Downey Jr and Gwyneth...

James Franco In Talks For Gertrude Bell Biopic

James Franco is in talks to star in 'Queen of the Desert'.The 'Oz the Great and Powerful' actor may replace Jude Law in Werner Herzog's biopic on the life of Gertrude Bell after the 'Anna...

James Franco And Kate Hudson Star In Good People

James Franco and Kate Hudson will star in 'Good People'.The 'Oz the Great and Powerful' actor and 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' actress will lead the cast for the forthcoming thriller, which is based on Marcus Sakey's...

James Franco Releases Trailer For His Gucci Documentary

James Franco has turned producer for his latest project, titled The Director, and this isn't just any new project either as the Oscar-nominated actor is overseeing a new documentary about life behind the scenes at...

James Franco Gucci Documentary: The Director Has A Trailer [Video]

James Franco can do it all. He’s an actor (an Oscar nominated one), he’s got loads of degrees, and he’s studying for a Ph.D In English from Yale. Add documentary filmmaker and producer to that,...

Gucci Documentary Unveils Previously Unseen Moments

Gucci's documentary 'The Director' unveils moments which have ''never before been allowed'' to be filmed.The fashion house's full-length feature, which premiered at the Tibeca Film Festival on Sunday (21.04.13), follows creative director Frida Giannini behind...

James Franco Pokes Fun At Oscars Hosting Disaster

James Franco poked fun at himself and his Oscars hosting debacle as he opened the MTV Movie Awards with host Rebel Wilson on Sunday night (14Apr13).The Oz: The Great & powerful actor pretended he had...

Judge Throws Out Professor's Lawsuit Against James Franco

A lawsuit filed against James Franco by a disgruntled university professor has been thrown out of court.Former New York University lecturer Jose Angel Santana filed a defamation lawsuit against the Spider-Man star in September (12),...

Jim Carrey To Star In Ricky Stankicky

Jim Carrey is to star in 'Ricky Stanicky'. The comic actor will re-team with his 'Bruce Almighty' writer and 'Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls' writer-and-director Steve Oedekerk in the ensemble comedy.The picture - which is...

James Franco: Serious Image Is 'Draining'

James Franco thinks being serious is ''draining''.The 34-year-old actor - who is also an accomplished author, artist and university lecturer - admits trying to impress the public is tiring and he has now decided to...

A Week In Movies: Max Irons And Jake Abel Talk The Host While Percy Jackson, 2 Guns And We Steal Secrets Trailers Hit The Web

It's a relatively quiet week for the movies, with no major releases this week as everyone braces for the true launch of the summer blockbuster season with Tom Cruise sci-fi action Oblivion on 12th April,...

Rihanna Smacks Cera In Raunchy Comedy 'This Is The End' (Trailer)

Rihanna smacks Cera - yes, Michael Cera - in Seth Rogen's raunchy new comedy 'This Is The End' and it's a real good smack. A new red band trailer for the movie was released earlier...

James Franco's Rapper Research

James Franco met a rapper called Dangeruss for his 'Spring Breakers' role.The 34-year-old actor plays 'gangsta' wordsmith Alien in Harmony Korine's latest film, which follows four college girls who get caught up with a gang...

James Franco Sneakily Read Playboy As A Kid

James Franco use to sneakily read Playboy magazine when he was younger.The 34-year-old actor plays the publication's founder Hugh Hefner in upcoming biopic 'Lovelace' - which stars Amanda Seyfried as the titular porn star character...

Seth Rogen Gets Everyone Excited With 'Pineapple Express 2' Trailer (Video)

Seth Rogen and his pals James Franco and Danny McBride had everyone fooled over the weekend with a new trailer for 'Pineapple Express 2' - a sort of fake viral marketing campaigning for new film...

Vanessa Hudgens Was Up For Ashley Benson Kiss

Vanessa Hudgens was up for kissing Ashley Benson in 'Spring Breakers'.The 24-year-old actress appears opposite the 'Pretty Little Liars' star in Harmony Korine's crime thriller and admitted she preferred locking lips with her rather than...

Letterman Banned Guest Harmony Korine For Stealing From Meryl Streep

David Letterman banned guest Harmony Korine from the Late Show after he found the Spring Breakers director rifling through the purse of Meryl Streep. Letterman told the story on Monday (March 25, 2013) when prompted...

James Franco Turned Down Lindsay Lohan

James Franco turned down sex with Lindsay Lohan because she had ''issues''.The 'Spring Breakers' actor met the troubled actress - who is due to begin her sixth stint in rehab in May - through mutual...

James Franco Spurned Lindsay Lohan's Advances

James Franco rejected Lindsay Lohan's romantic advances because he was concerned about the "troubled" actress and feared she was "having issues".The actor opened up about his friendship with the Mean Girls star during a new...

James Franco Made Sex Tape With Marla Sokoloff

James Franco has revealed the sex tape he made as a teenager was with actress Marla Sokoloff.The Spider-Man star has previously admitted making a saucy bedroom film when he was a young man, and he...

Tilda Swinton Goes On Display In New York

Tilda Swinton is sleeping in a glass box in a new exhibition.The 'Moonrise Kingdom' actress surprised visitors at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City with her impromptu art installation, which is...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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