Articles Tagged 'James Franco'

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James Franco to Star in Stephen King’s ‘Drunken Fireworks’

It’s hard to tell what there are more of these days: movies based on Stephen King stories or movies starring James Franco. Either way, there’s about to be a new one that ticks both boxes, as the latter has signed on to appear in, and produce, an adaptation of a recent work by the former. […]

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Felicity Jones to Join ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off?

This might not be a thing. But it would be rather good if it was, and that seems a decent enough reason to mention it, especially after The Hollywood Reporter has gone to such trouble to say that it probably is going to be a thing. So, Godzilla director Gareth Edwards is working on a […]

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WATCH: Brit Directs James Franco and Felicity Jones in Sundance Film

One film getting attention on Sundance’s opening weekend was True Story, in which James Franco plays a man charged with killing his wife and children who’s taken on the identity of a disgraced New York Times journalist. This legal-drama thriller, which also stars Jonah Hill and Felicity Jones, has been brought to the screen by […]

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Damian Lewis Linked With Nicole Kidman For ‘Queen of the Desert’

You have to hand it to Damian Lewis, he’s created a new archetype for British actors in American movie and TV drama. They’re already well used to appearing as cold and calculating villains, but after his morally questionable turn in Homeland – a show with more switcheroos than an electric wallaby – there’s far more for […]

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Emilia Clarke to Play a Stripper

Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenarys Targaryen in the hugely popular Game of Thrones, will star in The Garden of Last Days, reports The Hollywood Reporter. You would think that Clarke has the pick of the litter and can take on any role these days. A stripper? Well, we trust her discretion in choosing roles. With […]

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WATCH: Emma Watson As You’ve Never Seen Her Before

WARNING: This clip, a trailer for the film This Is The End, is entirely NSFW. It contains adult themes, adult language, extremely violent things and it depicts events which your average Harry Potter fan would find troubling. Like Emma Watson playing a very angry version of herself, who has just survived an apocalyptic event in […]

Alan Cumming Cast Alongside James Franco in ‘Maladies’

It’s been a busy year for Alan Cumming. The 45-year-old star of The Good Wife landed a role in Burlesque and SyFy’s Riverworld. He’ll appear on the silver screen as Sebastian in this weekend’s opening of The Tempest. But next up is a part in the forthcoming drama, Maladies, starring James Franco. According to The […]

New Trailer: Danny Boyle’s ‘127 Hours,’ Starring James Franco

An extended trailer for the James Franco Oscar vehicle 127 Hours has been released. The film is British director Danny Boyle‘s follow-up to his Oscar-winning Slumdog Millionaire and tells the story of a lost hiker (Franco) who is forced to cut off his own arm to free himself from a fallen boulder. (I’m clutching my […]