23 August 2012 5:51 AM, PDT | TheInsider.com | See recent The Insider news »

James Franco has flirted with sexuality throughout in his career -- from posing on the cover of Candy, a transsexual style magazine, to playing gay poet Allen Ginsberg in Howl, and performing a graphic gay sex scene in The Broken Tower -- but for his latest project, James is dabbling in dudes like never before.

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Indiewire reports that James has not only teamed with gay art-porn director Travis Mathews for a loose remake of Al Pacino's 1980 gay murder mystery Cruising, but that the two-week shoot has already wrapped, with a first cut already in the can -- and that cut depicts graphic gay sex scenes. 

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Mathews tells the site that Franco's original plan was to remake Cruising, but couldn't get the rights, so they decided to focus on 40 explicit minutes that were cut from the original film in order »

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