With Elysium Bandini Studios (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Don't Come Back from the Moon (2017)
82 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
Fathers in a small California desert town abandon their children one by one leaving behind a wake of anger and crime as their sons and daughters come of age.
3. The Mad Whale (2017)
99 min | Drama, Thriller
Inmates at a women's mental asylum stage a theatrical production of Herman Melville's 'Moby Dick.'
Directors: Sonia A. Guggenheim, David Breschel, Jenna Cavelle, Luke Haskard, Ariel Heller, Adam Linzey, Matt McClung, Drew Woods, Uttera Singh | Stars: James Franco, Camilla Belle, Michael Weston, Summer Phoenix
4. The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards (2015)
Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy, Drama
Based on short stories from Robert Boswell's collection, seven vignettes explore the difference between fantasy and reality, memory and history, and the joy and agony of the human condition.
Directors: Mark Columbus, Lauren Hoekstra, Sarah Kruchowski, Ryan Moody, Simon Savelyev, Vanita Shastry, Shadae Lamar Smith, Jeremy David White, Jonathan King | Stars: Rico Rodriguez, Matthew Modine, James Franco, Abigail Spencer
7. High School Lover (2017 TV Movie)
TV-14 | 86 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
17-year-old Kelley falls in love with Christian, an older actor; her father tries to intervene before the relationship turns into a dangerous obsession.
8. The Color of Time (II) (2012)
R | 73 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
A poetic road trip through Pulitzer prize-winning CK Williams' life.
Directors: Edna Luise Biesold, Sarah-Violet Bliss, Gabrielle Demeestere, Alexis Gambis, Brooke Goldfinch, Shripriya Mahesh, Pamela Romanowsky, Bruce Thierry Cheung, Tine Thomasen, Virginia Urreiztieta, Omar Zúñiga Hidalgo | Stars: James Franco, Mila Kunis, Jessica Chastain, Zach Braff
9. The Labyrinth (II) (2017)
Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
A horror-mystery-thriller exploring the unknown, the unexplained, and the unimaginable, with eight intertwined stories on life, death, regret and atonement.
Directors: John Berardo, Jessica Kaye, Katrelle N. Kindred, Quyen Nguyen Le, Victoria Rose, Kaushik Sampath, Camila Ohara Tanabe, Tarek Tohme | Stars: James Franco, Josh Peck, Jim Parrack, Jason Ritter
10. Yosemite (2015)
R | 80 min | Drama
It's the fall of 1985. The intertwining tales of three 5th grade friends, Chris, Joe and Ted, unfold in the suburban paradise of Palo Alto, as the threat of a mountain lion looms over the community.
Votes: 690 | Gross: $0.01M
11. Don Quixote (2015)
Not Rated | 83 min | Adventure, Drama, Family
With his noble squire by his side, a retired country gentleman sets out on an adventure to right the wrongs of the world.
Directors: David Beier, Dave Dorsey, Mahin Ibrahim, Austin Kolodney, Will Lowell, Drue Metz, Brandon Somerhalder, Alana Waksman, Jon YonKondy, Xu Zhang | Stars: Carmen Argenziano, Horatio Sanz, Luis Guzmán, Vera Cherny
12. Black Dog, Red Dog (2015)
85 min | Drama, Family, Thriller
Follows the life of Stephen Dobyns as he deals with life, women, and his move from journalism to poetry.
Directors: Adriana Cepeda Espinosa, James Franco, Anastasia Frank, Pedro Gómez Millán, Zachary Kerschberg, Brian Lannin, Leonora Lonsdale, Jon Matthews, Charles Rogers, Isabella Wing-Davey | Stars: Olivia Wilde, James Franco, Chloë Sevigny, Logan Marshall-Green
13. Memoria (I) (2015)
R | 70 min | Biography, Drama
Ivan Cohen is a young man living in Palo Alto, California. Unsatisfied by his slacker group of friends, his love for a girl who doesn't know he exists and a dysfunctional family life, he is struggling to find his place in the world.
14. Actors Anonymous (2017)
96 min | Drama
A film adaptation of James Franco's novel "Actors Anonymous", exploring the lives of young actors in Hollywood, from the highs to the lows, to the lies and the heartbreak.
Directors: Melanie Aitkenhead, Abi Damaris Corbin, Shaun Duffy, Justin S. Lee, Kelly Luu, Kevin Luu, Jess Maldaner, Leandro Tadashi, Juel Taylor, Jay Wolff, Kerry Yang, Julio Vincent Gambuto | Stars: Scott Haze, Jake Robbins, James Franco, Eric Roberts
16. The Adventures of Thomasina Sawyer (2018)
Not Rated | 93 min | Adventure
See a cartoon adaptation of the timeless children's book, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain's classic tale of boyhood adventure featuring the loveable Tom and his happy-go-lucky friend, Huckleberry Finn.
Directors: Brian Brooks II, Jesse Gi, Chester Howie, Thanika Jenjesda, Kelley Kali, David R. Liu, Federico Torrado Tobón, Tom Watts, Benjamin Wilkinson, Christopher Winterbauer | Stars: Corwin Allard, Brandon Beets, Corey Bente, Joseph Bezenek
17. Killing Animals (2015)
Killing Animals is a portrait of a lost generation of California youths. The lives of troubled teenage misfits intertwine as they experiment with vices of all kinds, and succumb to self-destructive, often heartless nihilism.
97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller | Completed
A young American real estate agent of Middle Eastern descent is framed by his co-workers in the wake of the September 11 attacks and sent to prison at Guantanamo Bay. Thirteen years later, ... See full summary »
Directors: Michael Basha, Chateau Bezerra, Maria De Sanctis, Sarah Gross, Reeyaz Habib, Sadé Clacken Joseph, Christina Yr. Jun, Julia Kennedy, Sohil Vaidya | Stars: Ethan Rains, Sprague Grayden, Michelle Lukes, Mary Apick
20. Horror Time (2018)
Directors: Kyle Bahl, Alexander Birrell, Eugen Bräunig, Pablo Cevallos, Emma Hall-Martin, Lucas Lopez, Hayley Monek, Martin Murray, Michael Newton, Christina Reilly, Ben Venturina, Kerey Viswanathan | Stars: Sara Silva, Shawn Thomas Diefenbach, Alana Johnson, Kimberley Aria Peterson
23. The Dynamiter (2011)
PG | 73 min | Drama
All fourteen-year-old Robbie Hendrick ever wanted was a family. Yet as another Mississippi summer begins, his wayward mother has run off again fearing a breakdown and he's left to burn the ... See full summary »
25. I Think You're Totally Wrong: A Quarrel (2014)
Not Rated | 88 min | Drama
On the first day of shooting, James Franco, David Shields, and Caleb Powell throw out the script when a real-life argument breaks out between the three of them about what can and can't be ... See full summary »
70 min | Documentary, Comedy, Thriller
A mini-thriller comprised of TV footage of actor James Franco's guest-starring appearances on the American daytime drama, General Hospital (1963).
27. The Fringe Class (2019)
Thena finds acceptance and love within a group of runaway teenagers. But choices she makes after bonding with Sabrina, who is entangled with a Romeo pimp, force her to face the harsh realities of street life.
Directors: Alec Cohen-Schisler, Lexi Doukakis, Peter Gold, Jenna Hazzard, Cole Daniel Hills, Erica Ortiz, Dominique Pembleton, Jorge Suarez | Stars: Akira Galaxy Ament, Germano Blanco, Lawrence David Buck, J. Miles Feldman
29. Metamorphosis: Junior Year (II) (2017)
90 min | Drama, Family
Haunted by the disappearance of his sister and plagued by his parent's expectations, young artist Ovid uses mythology and drawings to understand the world around him.
30. Le conoscenze difficili (2015)
Three young guys prepare a theatrical performance based on Luigi Pirandello's masterpiece "Six Characters in Search of an Author". While they are rehearsing, fiction oozes into reality. ... See full summary »
34. The Art of Elysium Stories (2017)
Young artists share how making art through The Art of Elysium's programs has helped them triumph over severe health challenges.