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1. The Adderall Diaries

Action, Drama, Thriller | Filming

As a writer stymied by past success, writers block, substance abuse, relationship problems and a serious set of father issues, Elliott's cracked-out chronicle of a bizarre murder trial ... See full summary »

Writers: Stephen Elliott, Pamela Romanowsky | Director: Pamela Romanowsky | Stars: Amber Heard, James Franco, Ed Harris, Christian Slater

2. The Disaster Artist

Comedy, Drama | Announced

A behind-the-scenes look at the making of Tommy Wiseau's 'The Room'.

Writers: Tom Bissell, Ryan Moody, Greg Sestero | Director: James Franco | Stars: James Franco, Dave Franco

3. Beautiful People

Biography, Drama | Announced

The story of Playboy hairstylist Jay Sebring, who made a name for himself in the 1960s.

Writer: Lauren Wild | Director: James Franco | Star: James Franco

4. A Crack Up at the Races

Drama | Announced

A look at the events surrounding a race war in Florida.

Writer: Harmony Korine | Star: James Franco

5. Alone for the Holidays

Comedy | Announced

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Writer: Seth Meyers | Director: Anne Fletcher

6. Sausage Party (2016)

Animation, Comedy | Filming

An animated movie about one sausage's quest to discover the truth about his existence.

Writers: Evan Goldberg, Kyle Hunter, Seth Rogen, Ariel Shaffir | Directors: Greg Tiernan, Conrad Vernon | Stars: James Franco, Jonah Hill, Edward Norton, Seth Rogen

7. Michael (I) (2015)

Drama | Filming

A gay activist and magazine founder is saved from his homosexuality after turning to God, and later becomes a Christian pastor.

Writers: Justin Kelly, Stacey Miller | Director: Justin Kelly | Stars: James Franco, Emma Roberts, Zachary Quinto, Avan Jogia

8. The Little Prince (2015)

Animation, Fantasy | Post-production

A pilot crashes in the desert and meets a little boy from a distant planet.

Writers: Irena Brignull, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry | Director: Mark Osborne | Stars: Rachel McAdams, James Franco, Jeff Bridges, Marion Cotillard

9. The Fixer (I) (2015)

Drama | Pre-production

After being exiled from Afghanistan, a former war journalist settles in a small town in Northern California and takes a job with a local newspaper. But when he attempts to cover local crime... See full summary »

Writers: Ian Olds, Paul Felten | Director: Ian Olds | Stars: James Franco, Melissa Leo

10. Lockheed (2015)

Post-production

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Writer: James Franco | Director: Shirley Kim | Stars: Joey King, McCaul Lombardi, Jacob Loeb, Jay Disney

11. Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha (2015)

80 min | Adventure | Post-production

With his noble squire by his side, a retired country gentleman sets out on an adventure to right the wrongs of the world.

Writers: Melanie Ansley, Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra, Elizabeth Eccher, Jonathan Maurer, Jamie Napoli, Amy Reedy, Michael Starr, Jordan Trippeer, Anthony Twarog | Directors: David Beier, Dave Dorsey, Mahin Ibrahim, Austin Kolodney, Will Lowell, Drue Metz, Brandon Somerhalder, Alana Waksman, Jon YonKondy, Xu Zhang | Stars: Luis Guzmán, Lin Shaye, Horatio Sanz, Carmen Argenziano

12. The Grapes of Wrath: We Shall Overcome (2015)

Documentary | Filming

"The Grapes of Wrath: We Shall Overcome" is a documentary film authorized by the Estate of Elaine A. Steinbeck. The film explores the legacy and meanings of John Steinbeck's American ... See full summary »

Writers: P.J. Palmer, John Steinbeck | Director: P.J. Palmer | Stars: James Franco, Lois Smith, John Steinbeck, Frank Galati

13. Franco. A Documentary (2015)

Documentary | Post-production

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Writer: Lisa Vangellow | Director: Lisa Vangellow | Star: James Franco

14. Veronica Mars (2014)

PG-13 | 107 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

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Years after walking away from her past as a teenage private eye, Veronica Mars gets pulled back to her hometown - just in time for her high school reunion - in order to help her old flame Logan Echolls, who's embroiled in a murder mystery.

Writers: Rob Thomas, Diane Ruggiero | Director: Rob Thomas | Stars: Kristen Bell, Jason Dohring, Enrico Colantoni, Chris Lowell

15. The Interview (II) (2014)

Comedy | Post-production

Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the popular celebrity tabloid TV show "Skylark Tonight." When they discover that North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is a fan of the show, they land an interview with him in an attempt to legitimize themselves as journalists. As Dave and Aaron prepare to travel to Pyongyang, their plans change when the CIA recruits them, perhaps the two ... See full summary »

Writers: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen, Dan Sterling | Directors: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen | Stars: James Franco, Seth Rogen, Randall Park, Lizzy Caplan

16. The Sound and the Fury (2014)

101 min | Drama

A look at the trials and tribulations of The Compson siblings, living in the deep south during the early part of the 20th century.

Writers: William Faulkner, Matt Rager | Director: James Franco | Stars: James Franco, Seth Rogen, Joey King, Danny McBride

17. Good People (2014)

R | Action, Crime, Thriller

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Discovering a cache of cash in their dead tenant's apt, a couple in debt take the money and find themselves the target of a deadly adversary-the thief who stole it.

Writers: Kelly Masterson, Marcus Sakey | Director: Henrik Ruben Genz | Stars: James Franco, Kate Hudson, Anna Friel, Tom Wilkinson

18. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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After Jay Leno's second retirement from the program, Jimmy Fallon stepped in as his permanent replacement. After 42 years in Los Angeles the program was brought back to New York.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, James Poyser

19. Queen of the Desert (2014)

Biography, Drama | Post-production

A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

Writer: Werner Herzog | Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: James Franco, Robert Pattinson, Nicole Kidman, Damian Lewis

20. True Story (I) (2014)

R | Drama | Completed

A drama centered around the relationship between journalist Michael Finkel and Christian Longo, an FBI Most Wanted List murderer who for years lived outside the U.S. under Finkel's name.

Writers: Michael Finkel, David Kajganich | Director: Rupert Goold | Stars: James Franco, Felicity Jones, Jonah Hill, Gretchen Mol

21. Every Thing Will Be Fine (2014)

100 min | Drama | Post-production

One day, driving aimlessly around the outskirts of town after a trivial domestic quarrel, a writer named Tomas accidentally hits and kills a child. Will he be able to move on?

Writer: Bjørn Olaf Johannessen | Director: Wim Wenders | Stars: Rachel McAdams, James Franco, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Marie-Josée Croze

24. 2014 MTV Movie Awards (2014 TV Special)

Comedy, Music, Reality-TV

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A film-awards show presented annually on MTV.

Writer: Lauren Greenberg | Director: Evan Silver | Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Samberg, Seth Rogen, Sarah Silverman

25. Bukowski (2014)

Biography, Drama | Completed

The story of writer Charles Bukowski's formative years from childhood to high school and his struggles with an abusive father, disfiguring acne, alcohol addiction, and his initial attempts at writing.

Writers: James Franco, Adam Rager | Director: James Franco | Stars: Josh Peck, Keegan Allen, Shannen Doherty, Alex Kingston

26. Yosemite (2014)

Drama | Post-production

It's the fall of 1985. The intertwining tales of three 5th grade friends, Chris, Joe and Ted, unfold in the suburban paradise of Palo Alto, as the threat of a mountain lion looms over the community.

Writer: Gabrielle Demeestere | Director: Gabrielle Demeestere | Stars: James Franco, Henry Hopper, Barry Del Sherman, Steven Wiig

28. Making a Scene with James Franco (2014 Video)

Short, Comedy | Pre-production

Franco and one or more of his "fellow artists" discuss their favorite scenes from Hollywood cinema and then re-create them with a special twist.

Writers: Michael Bachmann, David Garrett, Andrew Lubetsky, Stacey Miller, Michael Pickard | Director: James Franco | Stars: James Franco, Raymond T. Williams, Alessandra Fabiani, Nicholas Teti

29. Obituaries (2014)

13 min | Short, Crime, Drama

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A chronicle of lives lost in a school shooting. In the wake of another tragedy, we get a glimpse of each victim and see who they were, who they loved, who they hurt, and who they wanted to be.

Writer: Ryan Moody | Director: Ryan Moody | Stars: Marshall Allman, Richmond Arquette, Anya Avaeva, Doug Brochu

30. Holy Land (I) (2014)

Drama | Post-production

A mesmerizing account of how the world's largest suburb was created.

Writers: James Franco, D.J. Waldie | Directors: Zane Johnson, Lauren Morrison | Stars: Jim Parrack, Mageina Tovah, Miles Elliot, David Garrett

31. Metamorphosis: Junior Year (2014)

Documentary | Post-production

In the midst of the PA 2009-2011 teen suicide epidemic, this documentary follows the Palo Alto Teen Arts Council as they put on a play about the dark events in their community and coping with tough adolescent issues through the arts.

Writer: Lacey Dorn | Directors: Lacey Dorn, James Franco | Stars: Kristin Kueter, James Darbyshire

32. Jesse Heiman: World's Greatest Extra (2014)

Documentary | Filming

A documentary following a year in the life of Jesse Heiman, Hollywood's most recognizable background actor - as he tries to parlay overnight recognition from a Superbowl commercial into a sustainable career as a leading man.

Director: Nick Weis | Stars: Jesse Heiman, James Franco, Josh Sussman, Jessica DiCicco

33. Guests (2014)

12 min | Short, Drama, Family | Completed

When Charlie (Modern Family's Rico Rodriguez) and his family move to a warmer climate for the sake of his father's (played by Matthew Modine) illness, he finds himself teetering between ... See full summary »

Writer: Neville Kiser | Director: Mark Columbus | Stars: Rico Rodriguez, Matthew Modine, Priscilla Garita, Tanner Buchanan

34. LA Woman Rising (2014)

82 min | Documentary, Biography, Music | Post-production

LA WOMAN RISING is an experimental documentary that follows 50 real women waking up in the morning-inside the belly of Los Angeles. These woman are not only waking up and getting ready for ... See full summary »

Writers: Nana Agyapong, James Franco | Director: Nana Agyapong | Stars: James Franco, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Sam Fox, Suzo Vanja Isabella

35. By the Fans: The Making of the Veronica Mars Movie (2014 Video)

56 min | Documentary

8.6
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Behind-the-scenes documentary about the Veronica Mars (2014) Kickstarter campaign, the making of the film, and the fans role in making that possible.

Writer: Viet Nguyen | Director: Viet Nguyen | Stars: Dan Etheridge, Rob Thomas, Jeff Jensen, Alan Sepinwall

36. James Franco 'Art Projects' (2014 TV Short)

Short, Comedy | Post-production

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37. Lily (II) (2014)

17 min | Short, Drama

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With Nick Gomez (of Walking Dead and Dexter) and produced by James Franco, 'Lily' is based on a one act play by Tennessee Williams called 'Why Do You Smoke So Much, Lily?' Currently being ... See full summary »

Writer: Zach Singer | Director: Zach Singer | Stars: Nick Gomez, Caitlin Singer

38. Inside Edition (1988– )
Episode: Episode #25.210 (2014)

Documentary, News

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Stars: Deborah Norville, James Franco, Teri Hatcher, Jimmy Kimmel

39. Omg! Insider (2004– )
Episode: Episode dated 26 June 2014 (2014)

News

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Interviews with the cast of "Deliver Us From Evil", including Eric Bana, Olivia Munn and Joel McHale.

Stars: Kevin Frazier, Thea Andrews, Keltie Knight, Eric Bana

40. The View (1997– )
Episode: Guest Co-Host Jawn Murray/James Franco, Chris O'Dowd & Leighton Meester/Tamela Mann (2014)

TV-14 | Talk-Show

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Guest co-host Jawn Murray; James Franco, Chris O'Dowd & Leighton Meester, of Broadway's "Of Mice and Men". Also: Tamela Mann performs; Sherri Shepherd's birthday is celebrated.

Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Barbara Walters, Sherri Shepherd, Jenny McCarthy

41. Live with Kelly and Michael (1988– )
Episode: James Franco/Andi Dorfman & Josh Murray (2014)

Talk-Show

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James Franco; Andi Dorfman and Josh Murray ("The Bachelorette").

Stars: Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, Andi Dorfman, James Franco

42. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )
Episode: James Franco/Andy Cohen/Jake Bugg (2014)

TV-14 | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Director: Dave Diomedi | Stars: Jimmy Fallon, James Franco, Andy Cohen, Larry Webster

43. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014– )
Episode: James Franco/Chadwick Boseman/Jenny Lewis (2014)

TV-14 | 41 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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James Franco; Chadwick Boseman. Also: Jenny Lewis performs.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, Chadwick Boseman, James Franco, Steve Higgins

44. Late Show with David Letterman (1993– )
Episode: James Franco/Idina Menzel (2014)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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James Franco; Idina Menzel. Also: a performance from the Broadway musical, "If/Then".

Stars: David Letterman, James Franco, Idina Menzel

45. Live with Kelly and Michael (1988– )
Episode: James Franco/Poppy Montgomery (2014)

Talk-Show

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Stars: Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan, James Franco, Poppy Montgomery

46. Saturday Night Live (1975– )
Episode: Seth Rogen/Ed Sheeran (2014)

TV-PG | Comedy, Music

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Does not include musical performances or sketches containing licensed music. America's premier sketch-comedy show returns for its 39th season LIVE from Studio 8H in New York City. This ... See full summary »

Writers: Colin Jost, Rob Klein, Bryan H. Tucker, James Anderson, Alex Baze, Michael Che, Mikey Day, Steve Higgins, Leslie Jones, Zach Kanin, Chris Kelly, Erik Kenward, Lorne Michaels, Claire Mulaney, Josh Patten, Katie Rich, Tim Robinson, Sarah Schneider, Pete Schultz, Kent Sublette, LaKendra Tookes, Dan Mirk | Director: Don Roy King | Stars: Seth Rogen, Vanessa Bayer, Aidy Bryant, Taran Killam

47. This Is the End (2013)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Fantasy

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67 Metascore

While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.

Writers: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Jason Stone | Directors: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen | Stars: James Franco, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel

48. Palo Alto (2013)

R | 100 min | Drama

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Shy, sensitive April is the class virgin, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach Mr. B and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy. Emily, meanwhile, offers sexual ... See full summary »

Writers: Gia Coppola, James Franco | Director: Gia Coppola | Stars: Emma Roberts, James Franco, Jack Kilmer, Zoe Levin

49. Homefront (2013)

R | 100 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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39 Metascore

A former DEA agent moves his family to a quiet town, where he soon tangles with a local meth druglord.

Writers: Sylvester Stallone, Chuck Logan | Director: Gary Fleder | Stars: Jason Statham, James Franco, Winona Ryder, Kate Bosworth

50. Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

PG | 130 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.4
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44 Metascore

A small-time magician is swept away to an enchanted land and is forced into a power struggle between three witches.

Writers: Mitchell Kapner, David Lindsay-Abaire, L. Frank Baum | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: James Franco, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz, Mila Kunis