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    James Franco Says 'Spring Breakers 2' Happening Without Harmony Korine's Consent

    Last week came the news that "Spring Breakers: The Second Coming" was in development and headed to the Cannes marketplace to drum up financing, and it set off the alarms of fans of Harmony Korine's bonkers, neon soaked original. Firstly, he wasn't involved, nor was the cast, and instead, Jonas Akerl...

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    Arthouse Audit: Two Comedies Score as 'Chef' Beats Out 'Fading Gigolo,' 'Palo Alto' Shows Promise

    Jon Favreau's "Chef" (Open Road) and Gia Coppola's "Palo Alto" (Tribeca) both scored more than $20,000 per screen in limited openings this weekend. Radius/Weinstein veered from its usual pattern with a wider initial release of the food documentary "Fed Up," eschewing VOD for now.

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    Palo Alto - Aimlessly Youthful

    Based on several shorts stories by the man that never sleeps, James Franco, Palo Alto centers around three high schoolers growing up and making mistakes in this affluent Californian town.

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    Review: 'Palo Alto' Starring James Franco & Emma Roberts Is A Strong And Soulful Debut From Gia Coppola

    Cinema's just about old enough at this point that we've seen a few three-generation acting dynasties—the Fondas, the Hustons, the Barrymores. But if there's a family that's produced three generations of directors, they're certainly escaping us right now. But enter Gia Coppola. The 26-year-old is, as...

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    Watch: Money Means Trouble for James Franco and Kate Hudson in Heart-Pounding Trailer for 'Good People'

    James Franco has certainly been keeping very busy these days, churning out one movie after another at warp speed.

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    Watch: James Franco And Kate Hudson Try To Be 'Good People' In Trailer For Crime Thriller

    We saw what happened in "Shallow Grave" when three roomies find a bunch of cash and a dead guy, but the question is: what would James Franco do? Well, that question gets answered in the first trailer for "Good People."

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    James Franco May Play Tommy Wiseau In Movie About The Making Of 'The Room'

    Earlier this year, it was announced that James Franco would be directing a feature adaptation of the memoir, "The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room," with Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg producing. Penned by actor Greg Sestero, it's an inside look at the making of Tommy Wiseau's cult abomination...

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    Five Films to See, or Not-to-See, This Weekend, from 'Neighbors' to 'The Double'

    This movie weekend offers unexpected pleasures -- as well as a few clunkers -- for all cinematic tastes, including the very R-rated "Neighbors," modestly scaled indies "Palo Alto," "The Double" and "Chef," and a potently disturbing food doc, "Fed Up."

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    Gia Coppola's 'Palo Alto' Takes the Festival Tour (VIDEO)

    On the first day of shooting Gia Coppola was feeling her nerves. "I was so eager to do it," she says. "It had fallen apart so many times, that it reached a point, on the first day of shooting, I didn't believe it. I had gone through all the emotions, believing it would fall apart again: 'Oh my god, ...

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    5 Daily Tech Stories Filmmakers Must Read: Yahoo's New Paul Feig Series, 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' Effects Reel, and James Franco on AOL

    Here are the top five tech stories of the day: Look Effects breaks down "The Grand Budapest Hotel," Yahoo is producing two new series by Paul Feig and Mike Rolin, AOL announces 16 original web series for 2014, Ketchum Labs and BlackBoxTV Partner, and web series "Next Time on Lonny" returns under Ben...

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