Earlier this morning, the Complex fam rolled out their latest cover for June/July 2013. First up, James Franco and Seth Rogan, who star in the upcoming comedy, This Is The End. Along with co-stars Craig Robinson, Danny McBride Paul Rudd, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Emma Watson and more, the storyline revolves around the gang being trapped in a house party during the apocalypse. That’s what they think at least. Plex’s senior editor Foster Kamer sat down with the longtime friends for some insight on how it is to work with your buddies without killing each other, Gucci vs. Gucci Mane, their history and more.
If you guys were actually trapped in a house during the end of the world, how different would the reality be from the movie?
JF: Hopefully we would be a little more—
SR: We’re all a lot smarter in real life. On set, the thing that the guys would come to us the most with wasn’t “I’m coming across like an asshole” or “I would never do this.” It was always: “What we’re doing is so stupid.” Evan and I had to keep explaining: Yes, you are stupid in this movie. If we did what was reasonable, it would just be us sitting in the house, slowly conserving our food and water. It would not be very funny.
JF: I’d like to think that if I was in this kind of circumstance, I would behave more like my character in 127 Hours.4
SR: Exactly. That’s a much more realistic look at how this would go down.
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