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Seth Rogen to produce Good Boys, an R-rated comedy in the vein of Superbad

Check your maturity at the door, folks, because Seth Rogen 's Point Grey Pictures and Good Universe have announced that they'll be producing an R-rated comedy entitled GOOD BOYS. Set to make their feature directorial debut for the film are Lee Eisenberg and Gene Stupnitsky . In what we know so far, the film is being likened to Rogen's other comedies,...
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How James Franco first fell in love with The Room

THE ROOM really needs to be seen to be believed, but as crazy as the so-called "CITIZEN KANE of bad movies" is, it's merely a brief glimpse into the madness (or brilliance) of Tommy Wiseau. To get the full story, you really need to read Greg Sestero's "The Disaster Artist," which chronicles the making of THE ROOM and has been adapted into the upcoming...
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James Franco says Tommy Wiseau approves of The Disaster Artist 99.9 percent

THE ROOM has been graced with the label of “the CITIZEN KANE of bad movies,” but the ironic thing is the movie about its creation – THE DISASTER ARTIST – is being met with standing ovations and scores of cheers. Critics and audiences lucky enough to have seen it have praised it for its sheer hilarity and abundance of heart (much in the style of Tim Burton...
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James Franco unleashes hell on a failed bank robbery in The Vault trailer

From Dan Bush , the director of such films as THE SIGNAL and THE RECONSTRUCTION OF WILLIAM ZERO comes THE VAULT, a horror film that finds two estranged sisters robbing a bank vault in an effort to save their brother. The only problem is, it's no ordinary bank job, and definitely not an ordinary vault. The movie stars James Franco as Ed Maas, an assistant bank manager who promises to...
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Pop-Up Movie Facts: Rise of the Planet of the Apes (video)

On the latest episode of POP-UP MOVIE FACTS, we monkey around with some interesting information about the first film in the re-reboot trilogy: RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES. Most quickly (and unfairly) dismissed this film  when we first hear the news that LANET OF THE APES was getting yet another remake. The bitter taste of Tim Burton was still fresh in our mouthes and we could...
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James Franco is Tommy Wiseau in The Disaster Artist trailer

Tommy Wiseau made what is considered the most hilariously bad movie ever –THE ROOM. The making of the movie was an equally hysterical mess, and the development and filming of the movie is chronicled in the book "The Disaster Artist" by Greg Sestero (who played Mark in THE ROOM). Now the movie based on the book about the making of the movie is on the way from James...
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Awfully Good: The Ape

Before James Franco gave rise to the new Planet of the Apes trilogy, he got involved with a different kind of monkey business…   The Ape (2005)   Director: James Franco Stars: James Franco, Brian Lally, Allison Bibicoff An aspiring writer leaves his family and moves in to an apartment to work on his masterpiece, only...
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Get two James Franco's for the price of one in trailer for HBO's The Deuce

With The Wire, Generation Kill, and Treme under his belt, David Simon has certainly left himself with a high bar to overcome, but when it comes to his collaborations with HBO, it's certainly hard to ignore what he produces. His latest series, The Deuce, will follow the story of the " legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the...
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From Page to Screen - Spider-Man (video)

After successful big screen adaptations of DC heavy hitters Superman and Batman in the 70s and 80s, Marvel turned their attention to striking back with a blockbuster version of one of their own hot properties: Spider-Man. The project languished in developmental hell for a few years before the success of X-MEN in 2000 seemingly got the ball rolling, with Sam Raimi attached to direct....
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Tim Blake Nelson leads all-star cast for Coens' The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

So the Coen Brothers' previously announced feature-length Western onibus series THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUBBS has got its cast. Tim Blake Nelson leads the series as the eponymous Buster Scruggs, alongside hopeful co-stars James Franco , Zoe Kazan , Tyne Daly , Stephen Root and Ralph Ineson . Right now deals are being finalized. According to the Albuquerque Journal (via...
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Pop-Up Movie Facts: Spider-Man 3 (2007)

It almost feels like Spider-Man never left theaters. We have seen the webbed one swing across the silver screen many times over the past decade and a half. There's just something charming about a wise cracking teen dressed as a bug who fights crime. As we all know, this iconic character will be showing his spider face on the screen once again with that kid from that tsunami movie. (It...
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James Franco directed The Disaster Artist entirely in Tommy Wiseau's voice

While I've seen worse movies (*cough*BIRDEMIC*cough*, *cough*FATEFUL FINDINGS*cough*), THE ROOM is certainly up there. But at least you can say it's never boring - bonkers, incoherent, and badly made - but never boring. A large part of that (besides the crazy-ass plot turns like random drug dealers and breast cancer) is the leading man/director Tommy Wiseau. He's an enigma,...
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