"I spend a fair amount of time alone, especially when I travel. . . . So, when I’m alone, I do masturbate a lot. I don’t know why. It’s like you have those days where it’s just like, I have a ton of writing to do, or a ton of reading to do, and you’re just like, OK, I’m going to be on the couch all day or in bed all day just doing that. . . . I tend to have a four- or five-time day."
— While promoting 127 Hours — based on the true story of a hiker who amputated his arm while stuck under a boulder — James Franco discusses his habits at the Telluride Film Festival after The Hollywood Reporter asked about the movie's soon-to-be famous masturbation scene. In short? James probably would, too.