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127 Hours | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  127 Hours  94 min,  R,  [Adventure, Biography, Drama]  [Danny Boyle]  [28 Jan 2011]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, Metacritic 82/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 23 wins & 141 nominations.
Actors:  Amber Tamblyn, James Franco, Kate Mara, Sean Bott
Plot:  An adventurous mountain climber becomes trapped under a boulder while canyoneering alone near Moab, Utah and resorts to desperate measures in order to survive.
Writer:  Danny Boyle (screenplay), Simon Beaufoy (screenplay), Aron Ralston (book)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA, UK, France    More Info:  IMDB
Spider-Man 2 | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  Spider-Man 2  127 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi]  [Sam Raimi]  [30 Jun 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, Metacritic 83/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 23 wins & 59 nominations.
Actors:  Alfred Molina, James Franco, Kirsten Dunst, Tobey Maguire
Plot:  Peter Parker is beset with troubles in his failing personal life as he battles a brilliant scientist named Doctor Otto Octavius.
Writer:  Stan Lee (comic book), Steve Ditko (comic book), Alfred Gough (screen story), Miles Millar (screen story), Michael Chabon (screen story), Alvin Sargent (screenplay)
Language:  English, Russian, Chinese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Disaster Artist | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  The Disaster Artist  104 min,  R,  [Biography, Comedy, Drama]  [James Franco]  [08 Dec 2017]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 91%, Metacritic 76/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 25 wins & 71 nominations.
Actors:  Ari Graynor, Dave Franco, James Franco, Seth Rogen
Plot:  When Greg Sestero, an aspiring film actor, meets the weird and mysterious Tommy Wiseau in an acting class, they form a unique friendship and travel to Hollywood to make their dreams come true.
Writer:  Scott Neustadter (screenplay by), Michael H. Weber (screenplay by), Greg Sestero (based on the book "The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made" by), Tom Bissell (based on the book "The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made" by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Acting with James Franco | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Acting with James Franco  N/A,  [Short, Comedy]  [Andrew Jay Cohen]  [N/A]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dave Franco, James Franco
Plot:  N/A
Writer:  Andrew Jay Cohen, Brendan O'Brien
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Spider-Man | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  Spider-Man  121 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi]  [Sam Raimi]  [03 May 2002]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 58 nominations.
Actors:  James Franco, Kirsten Dunst, Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Stan Lee (Marvel comic book), Steve Ditko (Marvel comic book), David Koepp (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Rise of the Planet of the Apes | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Rise of the Planet of the Apes  105 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Drama, Sci-Fi]  [Rupert Wyatt]  [05 Aug 2011]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 81%, Metacritic 68/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 21 wins & 42 nominations.
Actors:  Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto, James Franco, Karin Konoval, Richard Ridings, Terry Notary
Plot:  A substance designed to help the brain repair itself gives rise to a super-intelligent chimpanzee who leads an ape uprising.
Writer:  Rick Jaffa, Amanda Silver
Language:  English, Sign Languages    Country:  USA, UK, Canada    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
This Is the End | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  This Is the End  107 min,  R,  [Comedy, Fantasy]  [Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen]  [12 Jun 2013]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 82%, Metacritic 67/100, External Reviews
Awards:  10 wins & 20 nominations.
Actors:  James Franco, Jay Baruchel, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen
Plot:  While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the Biblical Apocalypse.
Writer:  Seth Rogen (screenplay), Evan Goldberg (screenplay), Seth Rogen (screen story), Evan Goldberg (screen story), Seth Rogen (short film "Jay and Seth vs. The Apocalypse"), Jason Stone (based on the short film "Jay and Seth vs. The Apocalypse" by), Evan Goldberg (short film "Jay and Seth vs. The Apocalypse")
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Company | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Company  112 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Music, Romance]  [Robert Altman]  [20 May 2004]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, Metacritic 73/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Barbara E. Robertson, James Franco, Malcolm McDowell, Neve Campbell
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Neve Campbell (story), Barbara Turner (story), Barbara Turner (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  Germany, USA    More Info:  IMDB
Palo Alto | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Palo Alto  100 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Gia Coppola]  [09 May 2014]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 71%, Metacritic 69/100, External Reviews
Awards:  4 nominations.
Actors:  Emma Roberts, Jack Kilmer, James Franco, Nat Wolff, Olivia Crocicchia
Plot:  The life and struggles of a group of adolescents living in Palo Alto.
Writer:  Gia Coppola, James Franco (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Pineapple Express | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Pineapple Express  111 min,  R,  [Action, Comedy, Crime]  [David Gordon Green]  [06 Aug 2008]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Metacritic 64/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 13 nominations.
Actors:  Danny McBride, Gary Cole, James Franco, Kevin Corrigan, Seth Rogen
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Seth Rogen (screenplay), Evan Goldberg (screenplay), Judd Apatow (story), Seth Rogen (story), Evan Goldberg (story)
Language:  English, Cantonese, Korean    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Spider-Man 3 | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Spider-Man 3  139 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi]  [Sam Raimi]  [04 May 2007]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 63%, Metacritic 59/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 3 wins & 32 nominations.
Actors:  James Franco, Kirsten Dunst, Thomas Haden Church, Tobey Maguire, Topher Grace
Plot:  A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.
Writer:  Sam Raimi (screenplay), Ivan Raimi (screenplay), Alvin Sargent (screenplay), Sam Raimi (screen story), Ivan Raimi (screen story), Stan Lee (Marvel comic book), Steve Ditko (Marvel comic book)
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Spring Breakers | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Spring Breakers  94 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama]  [Harmony Korine]  [22 Mar 2013]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 67%, Metacritic 63/100, External Reviews
Awards:  11 wins & 32 nominations.
Actors:  Ashley Benson, James Franco, Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Harmony Korine
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
The Interview | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  The Interview  112 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen]  [24 Dec 2014]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 51%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 6 nominations.
Actors:  James Franco, Lizzy Caplan, Randall Park, Seth Rogen
Plot:  Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to Pyongyang into an assassination mission.
Writer:  Dan Sterling (screenplay), Seth Rogen (story), Evan Goldberg (story), Dan Sterling (story)
Language:  English, Korean    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Oz the Great and Powerful | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  Oz the Great and Powerful  130 min,  PG,  [Adventure, Comedy, Drama]  [Sam Raimi]  [08 Mar 2013]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 59%, Metacritic 44/100, External Reviews
Awards:  5 wins & 31 nominations.
Actors:  James Franco, Michelle Williams, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Mitchell Kapner (screenplay), David Lindsay-Abaire (screenplay), Mitchell Kapner (screen story), L. Frank Baum ("Oz" works)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
True Story | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  True Story  99 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Rupert Goold]  [17 Apr 2015]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Awards:  4 nominations.
Actors:  Felicity Jones, James Franco, Jonah Hill, Maria Dizzia
Plot:  When disgraced New York Times reporter Michael Finkel meets accused killer Christian Longo - who has taken on Finkel's identity - his investigation morphs into a game of cat-and-mouse.
Writer:  Rupert Goold (screenplay by), David Kajganich (screenplay by), Michael Finkel (based on the book by)
Language:  English, Ibo    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
City by the Sea | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  City by the Sea  108 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Michael Caton-Jones]  [06 Sep 2002]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 47%, Metacritic 50/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Eliza Dushku, Frances McDormand, James Franco, Robert De Niro
Plot:  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 murder suspect.
Writer:  Mike McAlary (article), Ken Hixon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Great Raid | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 50%  The Great Raid  132 min,  R,  [Action, Drama, War]  [John Dahl]  [12 Aug 2005]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 37%, Metacritic 48/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Benjamin Bratt, James Franco, Joseph Fiennes, Max Martini, Robert Mammone
Plot:  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.
Writer:  William B. Breuer (book), Hampton Sides (book), Carlo Bernard (screenplay), Doug Miro (screenplay)
Language:  Filipino, English, Tagalog, Japanese    Country:  USA, Australia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Homefront | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 49%  Homefront  100 min,  R,  [Action, Crime, Drama]  [Gary Fleder]  [27 Nov 2013]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 42%, Metacritic 40/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Izabela Vidovic, James Franco, Jason Statham, Kate Bosworth, Winona Ryder
Plot:  A former DEA agent moves his family to a quiet town, where he soon tangles with a local meth druglord.
Writer:  Sylvester Stallone (screenplay by), Chuck Logan (based on the novel by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Flyboys | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 48%  Flyboys  140 min,  PG-13,  [Action, Adventure, Drama]  [Tony Bill]  [22 Sep 2006]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 34%, Metacritic 47/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 3 nominations.
Actors:  James Franco, Jean Reno, Jennifer Decker, Mac McDonald, Philip Winchester, Scott Hazell
Plot:  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.
Writer:  Phil Sears (screenplay), Blake T. Evans (screenplay), David S. Ward (screenplay), Blake T. Evans (story)
Language:  English, French    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Why Him? | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  Why Him?  111 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [John Hamburg]  [23 Dec 2016]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 39%, Metacritic 39/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Cedric the Entertainer, James Franco, Tangie Ambrose, Zoey Deutch
Plot:  A holiday gathering threatens to go off the rails when Ned Fleming realizes that his daughter's Silicon Valley millionaire boyfriend is about to pop the question.
Writer:  John Hamburg (screenplay by), Ian Helfer (screenplay by), Jonah Hill (story by), John Hamburg (story by), Ian Helfer (story by)
Language:  English, Khmer    Country:  USA, Cambodia    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Every Thing Will Be Fine | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 38%  Every Thing Will Be Fine  118 min,  [Drama]  [Wim Wenders]  [02 Apr 2015]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 28%, Metacritic 32/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Claude Chamberlain, Gilbert Wahiakeron, James Franco, Peter Miller
Plot:  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
Language:  English    Country:  Germany, Canada, France, Sweden, Norway    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Adderall Diaries | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 38%  The Adderall Diaries  87 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama, Thriller]  [Pamela Romanowsky]  [10 Mar 2016]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 21%, Metacritic 42/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Amber Heard, Ed Harris, James Franco, Jim Parrack
Plot:  Elliot, a troubled former successful writer decides to write about a missing wife and the following murder trial of her husband.
Writer:  Pamela Romanowsky, Stephen Elliott (based on the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Your Highness | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 37%  Your Highness  102 min,  R,  [Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy]  [David Gordon Green]  [08 Apr 2011]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 27%, Metacritic 31/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 3 nominations.
Actors:  Danny McBride, James Franco, Natalie Portman, Rasmus Hardiker
Plot:  When Prince Fabious's bride is kidnapped, he goes on a quest to rescue her... accompanied by his lazy useless brother Thadeous.
Writer:  Danny McBride, Ben Best
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sonny | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 37%  Sonny  110 min,  R,  [Crime, Drama]  [Nicolas Cage]  [21 Mar 2003]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 23%, Metacritic 31/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Brenda Blethyn, Harry Dean Stanton, James Franco, Mena Suvari
Plot:  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.
Writer:  John Carlen
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Annapolis | Movie Details for Actor James Franco | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 35%  Annapolis  108 min,  PG-13,  [Drama, Romance, Sport]  [Justin Lin]  [27 Jan 2006]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.8/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 10%, Metacritic 37/100, External Reviews
Actors:  Donnie Wahlberg, James Franco, Jim Parrack, Jordana Brewster, Macka Foley, Tyrese Gibson
Plot:  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.
Writer:  David Collard
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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