James Franco Movies

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1.
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
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A frustrated circus magician from Kansas is transported to a magical land called Oz, where he will have to fulfill a prophecy to become the king, and release the land from the Wicked Witches using his great (but fake) powers. (130 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
2.
Spring Breakers (2012)
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Four college girls hold up a restaurant in order to fund their spring break vacation. While partying, drinking, and taking drugs, they are arrested, only to be bailed out by a drug and arms dealer. (94 mins.)
Director: Harmony Korine
 
3.
Child of God (2013)
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A dispossessed, violent man's life is a disastrous attempt to exist outside the social order. Successively deprived of parents and homes and with few other ties, Ballard descends to the level of a cave dweller as he falls deeper into crime and degradation. (104 mins.)
Director: James Franco
 
4.
The Iceman (2012)
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The story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man. When finally arrested in 1986, neither his wife nor daughters had any clue about his real profession. (106 mins.)
Director: Ariel Vromen
 
5.
The Color of Time (2012)
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A poetic road trip through Pulitzer prize-winning CK Williams' life. (73 mins.)
 
6.
Lovelace (2013)
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The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life. (93 mins.)
 
7.
Maladies (2012)
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A talented and successful actor retires at a young age due to a perceived mental illness. Now living in a small town with his deranged sister and his best friend, we watch as their Maladies intertwine. (96 mins.)
Director: Carter
 
8.
About Cherry (2012)
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A troubled young woman moves to San Francisco, where she becomes involved in pornography and aligns herself with a cocaine-addicted lawyer. (98 mins.)
Director: Stephen Elliott
 
9.
The Letter (2012)
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A playwright who begins to mentally unravel cannot decide if she is at the center of a manipulative plot or simply losing her grip on reality. (92 mins.)
Director: Jay Anania
 
10.
Sal (2011)
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The last day in the life of the actor Sal Mineo, who was murdered on February 12, 1976. (103 mins.)
Director: James Franco
 
11.
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
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A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives rise to a super-intelligent chimpanzee who leads an ape uprising. (105 mins.)
Director: Rupert Wyatt
 
12.
The Broken Tower (2011)
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A biography of American poet Hart Crane who committed suicide at the age of 32 by jumping off the steamship SS Orizaba. (99 mins.)
Director: James Franco
 
13.
Your Highness (2011)
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When Prince Fabious's bride is kidnapped, he goes on a quest to rescue her... accompanied by his lazy useless brother Thadeous. (102 mins.)
 
14.
The Green Hornet (2011)
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Following the death of his father, Britt Reid, heir to his father's large company, teams up with his late dad's assistant Kato to become a masked crime fighting team. (119 mins.)
Director: Michel Gondry
 
15.
127 Hours (2010)
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An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive. (94 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
 
16.
Love & Distrust (2010 Video)
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Tale of the passions and perils of love in all its forms. Five unique short films that focus on the... (94 mins.)
 
17.
Eat Pray Love (2010)
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A married woman realizes how unhappy her marriage really is, and that her life needs to go in a different direction. After a painful divorce, she takes off on a round-the-world journey to "find herself". (133 mins.)
Director: Ryan Murphy
 
18.
Shadows & Lies (2010)
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A man returns to New York after years in exile to save the girl he loves. (100 mins.)
Director: Jay Anania
 
19.
Date Night (2010)
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In New York City, a case of mistaken identity turns a bored married couple's attempt at a glamorous and romantic evening into something more thrilling and dangerous. (88 mins.)
Director: Shawn Levy
 
20.
Howl (2010)
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As Allen Ginsberg talks about his life and art, his most famous poem is illustrated in animation while the obscenity trial of the work is dramatized. (84 mins.)
 
21.
Milk (2008)
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The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as an American gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official. (128 mins.)
Director: Gus Van Sant
 
22.
Nights in Rodanthe (2008)
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A doctor who is traveling to see his estranged son sparks with an unhappily married woman at a North Carolina inn. (97 mins.)
Director: George C. Wolfe
 
23.
Pineapple Express (2008)
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A process server and his marijuana dealer wind up on the run from hitmen and a corrupt police officer after he witnesses his dealer's boss murder a competitor while trying to serve papers on him. (111 mins.)
 
24.
Camille (2008)
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A twisted honeymoon adventure about a young couple on their way to Niagara Falls. (94 mins.)
 
25.
In the Valley of Elah (2007)
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A retired military investigator works with a police detective to uncover the truth behind his son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq. (121 mins.)
Director: Paul Haggis
 
26.
Good Time Max (2007)
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Two genius brothers grow up and grow apart as one becomes a successful surgeon and the other pursues a drug-fueled high life. (79 mins.)
Director: James Franco
 
27.
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
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A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge. (139 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
28.
Knocked Up (2007)
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For fun-loving party animal Ben Stone, the last thing he ever expected was for his one-night stand to show up on his doorstep eight weeks later to tell him she's pregnant with his child. (129 mins.)
Director: Judd Apatow
 
29.
Finishing the Game: The Search for a New Bruce Lee (2007)
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Bruce Lee's shocking death left legions of stunned fans and a legacy of 12 minutes from his unfinished Game Of Death. Undeterred, studio executives launched a search for his replacement chronicled here through the eyes of five aspiring thespians who find out what the real game is. (84 mins.)
Director: Justin Lin
 
30.
Interview (2007)
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After falling out with his editor, a fading political journalist is forced to interview America's most popular soap actress. (84 mins.)
Director: Steve Buscemi
 
31.
An American Crime (2007)
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The true story of suburban housewife Gertrude Baniszewski, who kept a teenage girl locked in the basement of her Indiana home during the 1960s. (98 mins.)
Director: Tommy O'Haver
 
32.
The Dead Girl (2006)
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The clues to a young woman's death come together as the lives of seemingly unrelated people begin to intersect. (85 mins.)
Director: Karen Moncrieff
 
33.
The Wicker Man (2006)
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A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there's a larger mystery to solve among the island's secretive, neo-pagan community. (102 mins.)
Director: Neil Labute
 
34.
Flyboys (2006)
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The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots. (140 mins.)
Director: Tony Bill
 
35.
Annapolis (2006)
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Set against the backdrop of boxing at the Naval Academy, centers on a young man from the wrong side of the tracks whose dream of attending Annapolis becomes a reality. (108 mins.)
Director: Justin Lin
 
36.
Tristan + Isolde (2006)
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An affair between the second in line to Britain's throne and the princess of the feuding Irish spells doom for the young lovers. (125 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
 
37.
The Great Raid (2005)
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Taking place towards the end of WWII, 500 American Soldiers have been entrapped in a camp for 3 years. Beginning to give up hope they will ever be rescued, a group of Rangers goes on a dangerous mission to try and save them. (132 mins.)
Director: John Dahl
 
38.
The Ape (2005)
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A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops. (92 mins.)
Director: James Franco
 
39.
Fool's Gold (2005)
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(90 mins.)
Director: James Franco
 
40.
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
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Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius. (127 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
41.
The Company (2003)
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Ensemble drama centered around a group of ballet dancers, with a focus on one young dancer (Campbell) who's poised to become a principal performer. (112 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
42.
City by the Sea (2002)
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Vincent Lamarca, whose father was executed for a 1950s kidnapping of a child, grew up to become a police officer, only to see his own son become a murderer. (108 mins.)
 
43.
Sonny (2002)
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An honorably discharged soldier returns home to New Orleans, hoping to break away from his upbringing as a trained prostitute, but his brothel-madam mother has other expectations. (110 mins.)
Director: Nicolas Cage
 
44.
Blind Spot (2002)
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Lupa finds the drug addict Gladki who escaped from the hospital. She locks him in a rented room with... (88 mins.)
 
45.
Mother Ghost (2002)
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Keith Bennets mother passed away a year ago, and he feels like he has moved on with his life, until... (76 mins.)
Director: Rich Thorne
 
47.
Deuces Wild (2002)
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Bobby, a member of The Deuces, and the sister of the rival Vipers member fall in love, promoting a street war between the two factions. (96 mins.)
Director: Scott Kalvert
 
48.
Spider-Man (2002)
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When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family. (121 mins.)
Director: Sam Raimi
 
49.
Some Body (2001)
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Twenty-something Samantha searches for excitement and an elusive happiness, but finds sex and dissatisfaction instead. (77 mins.)
Director: Henry Barrial
 
50.
Whatever It Takes (2000)
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A modern-day remake of the Cyrano DeBergerac tale. (94 mins.)
Director: David Raynr
 
51.
If Tomorrow Comes (2000)
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Lost in his constant search for a mother he never knew and a father who spent his life as a petty criminal... (92 mins.)
 
52.
Never Been Kissed (1999)
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A newspaper reporter enrolls in high school as part of research for a story. (107 mins.)
Director: Raja Gosnell