Cyber Monday 50% OFF SITE WIDE! Check it out now | Free Shipping + Financing Available!

James Franco’s Murderous Gay Thriller “King Cobra” Finally Coming To A Screen Near You

by Derek de Koff July 19, 2016

KingCobramain

IndieWire called King Cobra “possibly the best film ever made about the business end of America’s gay [adult film industry]” — and also described James Franco‘s character as “an an aging bottom with big ambition.”

Related: Disney Channel Star Garrett Clayton Describes Being Manhandled By Eight Guys As Brent Corrigan

These are two reasons to get excited about IFC acquiring U.S. distribution rights to the the much-publicized true crime melodrama; a murderous tale of gays run amok. Surprisingly, it’s gotten rave reviews since premiering in April in the Midnight section of the Tribeca Film Festival.

The film revolves around the grisly 2007 murder of Cobra Video owner Bryan Kocis by two escorts, Harlow Cuadra and Joseph Kerekes, an aging bottom with big ambition. (Both were convicted and are currently serving life sentences.)

Related: “Pretty Little Liars” Star Joins Gay Porn Murder Flick, Strips Down To Nasty Pigs With James Franco

To make matters more scandalous, Kocis had been involved with an underage lad named Sean Lockhart, who you’ll recognize by his professional name Brent Corrigan.

The real Brent Corrigan blasted Hollywood for bastardizing his life, saying producers “were insensitive right out of the gate in our interactions with them. They wanted me to come on board without even considering what dredging all that up was really asking of me.”

Joseph Kerekes, the real-life King Cobra killer and an aging bottom with big ambition, also railed against the film in an interview with NewsChannel3.

Speaking from a Pennsylvania state prison — where he’s serving a life sentence without the possibilty of parole for second degree murder — he said the movie got it wrong.

Related: The First Review Of James Franco’s Sexy Gay Murder Drama May Surprise You

“We did not do any of this because we were in debt,” he says. “We did this because we wanted more, and we thought we could get away with it.”

Watch a clip of James Franco and Keegan Allen “working up a sweat” in King Cobra here:




Derek de Koff
Derek de Koff

Author


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Think

Anderson Cooper’s Beefy Boyfriend, Colton Haynes’ Rainbow Heart & Milk’s New Fashion Gig

by matthew tharrett December 03, 2016

This week, while Donald Trump filled his cabinet with more homophobes, Mike Pence was trolled by his pro-gay neighbors, Lucian Piane tweeted a picture of his dick, and some rare Madonna polaroids finally saw the light of day. Here’s what happened on Instagram: Andrew Hayden-Smith got naked for World AIDS Day. #TBT to that time [...]

Continue Reading →

Someone Dissed The Pride Flag Outside This Woman’s House, So Guess What Her Neighbors Did?

by Derek de Koff December 03, 2016

Good neighbors are a real asset.

Continue Reading →

Are Millennials Leading Monogamy On A Slow March Towards Death?

by Graham Gremore December 03, 2016

If sexuality can be on a spectrum, why not other things as well? Like, say, monogamy.

Continue Reading →