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James Franco Loved James Franco’s Spring Breakers Character

James Franco Loved James Franco’s Spring Breakers Character

It has been a while since we checked in with James Franco's blogging escapades, but today we must alert you to a gem: James Franco has written an ode to Harmony Korine and to his own Spring Breakers character, Alien. Oh yes! There's a Lolita reference, a mini Britney Spears dissertation, and at least one example of glorious name-dropping: As Harmony Korine’s friend Werner Herzog said to me on the phone call of all phone calls—I was out in North Carolina, sitting in a little Mexican restaurant called Cocula that I frequent on my lunch breaks from the low-residency writing Mfa program at Warren Wilson College, just staring out the window that’s frosted over with a map of Mexico, at the dirty field across the roadway—when he told me that my performance in the film made De Niro in Taxi Driver look like a kindergartener.

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