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James Franco

  • First Movie - Never Been Kissed (1999)
  • Last Movie - Arctic Dogs (2019)
  • Total Movies - 84
  • Highest Grossing Movies
    • UK: Spider-Man 3 (2007)
    • US: Spider-Man (2002)
    • World: Spider-Man 3 (2007)
  • Highest Rated Movie - Spider-Man (2002) - 100%
  • Lowest rated movie - The Interview (2015) - 60%

Acting credits By Year of release

Year

1.

Arctic Dogs

(James Franco plays Lemmy)

Directed by: Aaron Woodley

Starring: Jeremy Renner and Heidi Klum

2019
2.

Zeroville

(James Franco plays Vikar)

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: James Franco and Megan Fox

2019
3.

Kin

Directed by: Jonathan Baker and Josh Baker

Starring: Myles Truitt and Jack Reynor

2018
4.

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

(James Franco plays Cowboy (segment „Near Algodones„))

Directed by: Ethan Coen and Joel Coen

Starring: Tim Blake Nelson and Willie Watson

2018
5.

Future World

(James Franco plays Warlord)

Directed by: James Franco and Bruce Thierry Cheung

Starring: James Franco and Suki Waterhouse

2018
6.

The Disaster Artist

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: Dave Franco and James Franco

2017
7.

The Vault

Directed by: Dan Bush

Starring: James Franco and Taryn Manning

2017
8.

Alien: Covenant

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Michael Fassbender and Katherine Waterston

2017
9.

Lords of Anarchy

(James Franco plays Roman Smalley)

Directed by: Bruce Thierry Cheung

Starring: James Franco and Rashida Jones

2017
10.

Why Him?

Directed by: John Hamburg

Starring: Zoey Deutch and James Franco

2016
11.

Sausage Party

Directed by: Greg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon

Starring: Alistair Abell and Iris Apatow

2016
12.

Goat

(James Franco plays Mitch)

Directed by: Andrew Neel

Starring: Ben Schnetzer and Nick Jonas

2016
13.

King Cobra

Directed by: Justin Kelly

Starring: Garrett Clayton and Christian Slater

2016
14.

In Dubious Battle

(James Franco plays Mac)

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: Nat Wolff and James Franco

2016
15.

True Deception

(James Franco plays Stephen Elliott)

Directed by: Pamela Romanowsky

Starring: James Franco and Ed Harris

2015
16.

The Night Before

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Seth Rogen

2015
17.

Good People

Directed by: Henrik Ruben Genz

Starring: Sam Spruell and Michael Fox

2015
18.

True Story

Directed by: Rupert Goold

Starring: Jonah Hill and James Franco

2015
19.

A Fuller Life

Directed by: Samantha Fuller

Starring: Samuel Fuller and Jennifer Beals

2015
20.

The Interview

Directed by: Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen

Starring: James Franco and Seth Rogen

2015
21.

I Am Michael

(James Franco plays Michael Glatze)

Directed by: Justin Kelly

Starring: James Franco and Zachary Quinto

2015
22.

Memoria

(James Franco plays Mr. Wyckoff)

Directed by: Vladimir de Fontenay and Nina Ljeti

Starring: Sam Dillon and Thomas Mann

2015
23.

The Little Princess

Directed by: Mark Osborne

Starring: Jeff Bridges and Mackenzie Foy

2015
24.

Black Dog, Red Dog

(James Franco plays Leo)

Directed by: Adriana Cepeda Espinosa and James Franco

Starring: Olivia Wilde and James Franco

2015
25.

Wild Horses

Directed by: Robert Duvall

Starring: Robert Duvall and James Franco

2015
26.

Of Mice and Men: NT Live 2014

Directed by: Anna Shapiro

Starring: James Franco and Chris O'Dowd

2014
27.

Third Person

Directed by: Paul Haggis

Starring: Liam Neeson and Maria Bello

2014
28.

Palo Alto

Directed by: Gia Coppola

Starring: Jack Kilmer and Nat Wolff

2014
29.

Veronica Mars

Directed by: Rob Thomas

Starring: Kristen Bell and Jason Dohring

2014
30.

The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards

Directed by: Mark Columbus and Lauren Hoekstra

Starring: Rico Rodriguez and Matthew Modine

2014
31.

Homefront

Directed by: Gary Fleder

Starring: Jason Statham and James Franco

2013
32.

Mademoiselle C

(James Franco plays Himself)

Directed by: Fabien Constant

Starring: Carine Roitfeld and Anna Wintour

2013
33.

Lovelace

Directed by: Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman

Starring: Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard

2013
34.

This Is the End

Directed by: Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen

Starring: James Franco and Jonah Hill

2013
35.

The Iceman

Directed by: Ariel Vromen

Starring: Michael Shannon and Winona Ryder

2013
36.

Spring Breakers

Directed by: Harmony Korine

Starring: James Franco and Selena Gomez

2013
37.

Oz the Great and Powerful

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: James Franco and Mila Kunis

2013
38.

Playtime

(James Franco plays The Art Dealer)

Directed by: Isaac Julien

Starring: Mercedes Cabral and Maggie Cheung

2013
39.

Eames the Architect and the Painter

Directed by: Jason Cohn and Bill Jersey

Starring: Charles Eames and Ray Eames

2012
40.

Marina Abramovic the Artist Is Present

Directed by: Matthew Akers and Jeff Dupre

Starring: Marina Abramovic and Ulay

2012
41.

The Letter

Directed by: Jay Anania

Starring: Winona Ryder and Josh Hamilton

2012
42.

The Color of Time

Directed by: Sarah-Violet Bliss and Gabrielle Demeestere

Starring: James Franco and Mila Kunis

2012
43.

About Cherry

Directed by: Stephen Elliott

Starring: Ashley Hinshaw and Lili Taylor

2012
44.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

(James Franco plays Will Rodman)

Directed by: Rupert Wyatt

Starring: James Franco and Freida Pinto

2011
45.

Your Highness

Directed by: David Gordon Green

Starring: Danny McBride and James Franco

2011
46.

Howl

(James Franco plays Allen Ginsberg)

Directed by: Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman

Starring: James Franco and Todd Rotondi

2011
47.

The Green Hornet

Directed by: Michel Gondry

Starring: Seth Rogen and Jay Chou

2011
48.

127 Hours

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: James Franco and Kate Mara

2011
49.

Eat Pray Love

Directed by: Ryan Murphy

Starring: Julia Roberts and I. Gusti Ayu Puspawati

2010
50.

Date Night

(James Franco plays Taste)

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Starring: Steve Carell and Tina Fey

2010
51.

William Vincent

Directed by: Jay Anania

Starring: James Franco and Julianne Nicholson

2010
52.

Milk

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Starring: Sean Penn and Josh Brolin

2009
53.

Nights In Rodanthe

Directed by: George C. Wolfe

Starring: Richard Gere and Diane Lane

2008
54.

Pineapple Express

Directed by: David Gordon Green

Starring: Seth Rogen and James Franco

2008
55.

In the Valley of Elah

(James Franco plays Sgt. Dan Carnelli)

Directed by: Paul Haggis

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones and Charlize Theron

2007
56.

Interview

(James Franco plays Boyfriend on Phone)

Directed by: Steve Buscemi

Starring: Steve Buscemi and Sienna Miller

2007
57.

Knocked Up

Directed by: Judd Apatow

Starring: Seth Rogen and Katherine Heigl

2007
58.

Flyboys

Directed by: Tony Bill

Starring: James Franco and Scott Hazell

2007
59.

Spider-Man 3

(James Franco plays New Goblin / Harry Osborn)

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst

2007
60.

Finishing the Game: The Search For a New Bruce Lee

(James Franco plays Dean Silo)

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: Josh Diamond and Sam Bottoms

2007
61.

An American Crime

Directed by: Tommy O'Haver

Starring: Ellen Page and Catherine Keener

2007
62.

Camille

Directed by: Gregory Mackenzie

Starring: Sienna Miller and James Franco

2007
63.

Good Time Max

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: James Franco and Vince Jolivette

2007
64.

The Holiday

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

Starring: Cameron Diaz and Kate Winslet

2006
65.

The Wicker Man

(James Franco plays Bar Guy #1)

Directed by: Neil LaBute

Starring: Nicolas Cage and Ellen Burstyn

2006
66.

Tristan + Isolde

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: James Franco and Sophia Myles

2006
67.

The Dead Girl

Directed by: Karen Moncrieff

Starring: Toni Collette and Piper Laurie

2006
68.

Annapolis

Directed by: Justin Lin

Starring: James Franco and Macka Foley

2006
69.

The Great Raid

Directed by: John Dahl

Starring: Benjamin Bratt and James Franco

2005
70.

Fools Gold

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: James Franco and Vince Jolivette

2005
71.

The Ape

Directed by: James Franco

Starring: James Franco and Brian Lally

2005
72.

Spider-Man 2

(James Franco plays Harry Osborn)

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Tobey Maguire and Kirsten Dunst

2004
73.

City By the Sea

(James Franco plays Joey)

Directed by: Michael Caton-Jones

Starring: Robert De Niro and Frances McDormand

2003
74.

The Company

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Neve Campbell and Malcolm McDowell

2003
75.

Spider-Man

(James Franco plays Harry Osborn)

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Starring: Tobey Maguire and Willem Dafoe

2002
76.

Blind Spot

Directed by: Stephan Woloszczuk

Starring: James Franco and Mark Patrick Gleason

2002
77.

You Always Stalk the Ones You Love

Directed by: Mark Atienza

Starring: Ali Pomerantz and Mark Atienza

2002
78.

Mother Ghost

Directed by: Rich Thorne

Starring: Mark Thompson and Kevin Pollak

2002
79.

Deuces Wild

Directed by: Scott Kalvert

Starring: Stephen Dorff and Brad Renfro

2002
80.

Sonny

Directed by: Nicolas Cage

Starring: James Franco and Brenda Blethyn

2002
81.

Some Body

Directed by: Henry Barrial

Starring: Stephanie Bennett and Jeramy Guillory

2001
82.

If Tomorrow Comes

Directed by: Gerrit Steenhagen

Starring: James Franco and Dave Buzzotta

2000
83.

Whatever It Takes

Directed by: David Raynr

Starring: Jodi Lyn OKeefe and Shane West

2000
84.

Never Been Kissed

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

Starring: Drew Barrymore and David Arquette

1999