James Franco Will Try To Save JFK in Hulu's 11/22/63

Time travel: it's not just for films and TV anymore. Hulu's adapting Stephen King's 2011 story 11/23/63. And it's just cast its star, who is also going to produce: James Franco. » 2/12/15 10:30pm 2/12/15 10:30pm

James Franco's Batman Recreates the Beetlejuice Dinner Party

Come for Batman, the Joker, Catwoman, and Robin lip-synching to "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)," stay for the inevitable Michael Keaton joke. » 10/07/14 3:00am 10/07/14 3:00am

Holy crap, Oz the Great and Powerful was a remake of Army of Darkness

Don't believe me? Watch this video and you'll be completely convinced that Sam Raimi remade his 1992 classic too (spoilers for Oz, by the way — and Army of Darkness too, I guess, if you were still waiting to see it or something). I tell you, Oz would have been a lot better if James Franco had a chainsaw hand. » 7/21/13 12:15pm 7/21/13 12:15pm

First clip for This Is the End only strengthens our desire to see…

The more we see of Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen's post apocalyptic comedy This Is the End, the more excited we get. Any movie that makes fun of James Franco is aces in our book. » 4/09/13 9:55am 4/09/13 9:55am

The studio did not want to let James Franco and Seth Rogen play…

This is the End is a comedy in which Seth Rogen, James Franco and a host of celebrities play themselves, facing the end of the world. Does that sound like a weird concept for a film to you? It certainly sounded weird to studio execs, who fought hard against letting a host of famous people lampoon themselves — and die… » 3/31/13 7:30am 3/31/13 7:30am

Are all the humans (including James Franco) dead in Dawn of the Planet…

Looks like the ape attack on San Francisco was a lot worse than we saw in Rise of the Planet of the Apes. James Franco, human star of Rise revealed to MTV that he's probably not going to be appearing in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes directed by Cloverfield's Matt Reeves. » 12/17/12 3:55pm 12/17/12 3:55pm

New trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful has us wondering: is the…

Sam Raimi has released a much longer, even more colorful trailer for his Wizard of Oz prequel, Oz: The Great and Powerful . Watch as James Franco is coddled by the three most beautiful ladies of all time — Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Mila Kunis. Looks like the Wizard is pretty close and cuddly with all three… » 11/14/12 6:37am 11/14/12 6:37am

Flying monkeys and beautiful witches in the first trailer for Sam…

We saw James Franco discussing the finer points of wizardry recently — now watch the first teaser trailer for Evil Dead and Spider-Man director Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful. Will there be any flying monkeys with boomsticks? Did Army of Darkness actually take place in Munchkinland? We'll receive answers to… » 7/12/12 3:45pm 7/12/12 3:45pm

Can James Franco pull off the bewitching Wizard of Oz? Take a look.

Here is the first ever look at Sam Raimi's Wizard of Oz prequel Oz: The Great and Powerful. Watch as the sexy witch Mila Kunis gives the Wizard a tour of the Emerald City in this behind-the-scenes look from ET. We're absolutely interested in the premise of this movie, but we're still not 100% sold on James Franco as… » 7/11/12 3:00pm 7/11/12 3:00pm

First image of James Franco as The Great and Powerful Oz is sad and…

The first ever look at Sam Raimi's retelling of The Wizard of Oz shows a super sexy Wizard with his lips parted, played by James Franco. We're not Franco-haters, and we love Raimi — but this looks like The Wizard and his Sexy Balloon Ride of Love. Let's hope this preliminary art from Oz: The Great and Powerful is… » 6/21/12 3:20pm 6/21/12 3:20pm

Rise of the Planet of the Apes might be the most realistic ape…

We've seen tons of new footage from Rise of the Planet of the Apes, and we're even more excited for the upcoming primate rebellion. We also learned from the creative team just how far they went to create realistic apes. » 7/11/11 4:31pm 7/11/11 4:31pm

New Planet of the Apes trailer explains how we destroyed ourselves with…

We've got a brand new trailer for the Rise of The Planet of the Apes, which delivers lots of backstory on scientist James Franco, and his relationship with Caesar (the ape who starts the primate uprising). Watch it now! » 6/02/11 3:25pm 6/02/11 3:25pm

Watch the spine-tingling first trailer for Rise of the Planet of the…

Let the ape-pocalypse begin! Watch the story of one lone chimp who sparks the primate revolution against humanity. The ape uprising begins now — with the first ever trailer for Rise of the Planet of the Apes. » 4/14/11 1:12am 4/14/11 1:12am

First video of the creepy genetically enhanced Apes from Rise of the…

The recently retitled Rise of the Planet of the Apes has released a bit of WETA footage, showcasing the motion-capture Apes who will eventually enslave all of mankind. And it's creepy as hell. » 4/11/11 11:45am 4/11/11 11:45am

Do these 7 clips from Natalie Portman's Your Highness make you laugh?

It's been a bit of a sad stretch for genre comedies. Needless to say, our hopes for the mock epic fantasy Your Highness are very high. So, is it funny? Do these collection of clips make you laugh, or groan? » 3/29/11 12:51pm 3/29/11 12:51pm

First look at the CG face of Caesar from Rise of the Apes

Stare into the CG eyes of the super intelligent ape that dooms the human race. Here's the first look at how actor Andy Serkis will appear as Caesar in Rise of the Apes, the Planet of the Apes origins tale. » 3/29/11 6:30am 3/29/11 6:30am

New red band Your Highness trailer makes us ask: Is Danny McBride the…

The latest red band Your Highness trailer trots out a whole new collection of medieval dick jokes. And while this film may be cruder than Army Of Darkness, we're still loving our new anti-hero Danny McBride. NSFW. » 3/23/11 12:30pm 3/23/11 12:30pm

Your Highness Trailer: The Next Army of Darkness?

At NYCC we dubbed Danny McBride's wonderfully raunchy Your Highness the next Army of Darkness. Now you can be the judge: Watch the red-band trailer, filled with weed-smoking muppets, magic, and Natalie Portman in a golden thong. » 11/17/10 8:00am 11/17/10 8:00am

Is Danny McBride's "Your Highness" the new Army of Darkness?

For everyone waiting for an R-rated Labyrinth, your time has come. We just saw the first footage of the profanity-laced fantasy epic Your Highness. It was pretty funny. And, if nothing else, it's got Natalie Portman in a golden thong. » 10/09/10 11:20am 10/09/10 11:20am