James Franco to comment on man's capacity for violence by starring in Jason Statham action movie 

James Franco to comment on man's capacity for violence by starring in Jason Statham action movie 

 Conventions, other things set to explode

Creatively recharged after the primitive, art therapy finger-painting that is his making homo-sex-art-films, James Franco has moved on to his next conceptual piece, Homefront, in which he will co-star in a Jason Statham action thriller. Variety reports that Statham will play a retired DEA agent who's called back into action to save his family and quiet hometown from the threat of Franco, fully inhabiting the role of a "meth magnate" named Gator. "To me, 'Gator' represents the lizard-brain of our subconscious, and the way the primordial, self-preserving reflexes of our inescapable nature inform everything we do," Franco is expected to say in some future Access Hollywood interview, intercut with shots of Statham shooting at things and a nodding, clearly perplexed Billy Bush. Though at this point it's just speculation, Franco is also expected to note that—as the screenplay was written by Sylvester Stallone—it's the culmination of a filmmaking career spent exploring the limits of the human body and its endurance for pain, perhaps while comparing Stallone's characters to the works of Serbian performance artist Marina Abramovic.  

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