The actor was on hand to present his new movie at the IFC Center Wednesday night, in which he plays poet Allen Ginsberg. The film focuses on the obscenity trial Ginsberg faced after the publication of his famous poem, "Howl."
James Franco Hits the Red Carpet at a Screening of “Howl”
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 22: Actor James Franco attends 'Howl' New York screening at the IFC Center on September 22, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
Thursday, Sep 23, 2010 Updated at 2:45 AM EDT