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Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens team-up with indie provocateur Harmony Korine, as bikini clad, gun-toting girls gone wild in “Spring Breakers”; – a film that’s sure to rock their Disney fans.
In the May issue of Interview magazine, Selena reveals why she wanted a break from her good girl image: “I was getting kind of repetitive in terms of the roles I was picking, and I really wanted to do something that was completely different.”;
She also says exploring her wild side took some effort: “I’d never smoked a cigarette before in my entire life. It was really funny – they had to show me how to do it.”;
And James Franco dishes to the mag on why he took on the role of a gun-running drug dealer. “When Harmony told me who he was going to cast, I thought it was perfect for so many reasons,”; the actor admits. “The young actresses are so excited to do a movie like this with someone like Harmony. They were so eager and enthusiastic to be a part of it.”;
Meanwhile, the man behind the mayhem, writer and director Harmony Korine is no stranger to shock cinema. He’s the brains behind the controversial film, “Kids”;, and “Trash Humpers”;. “When I wrote the script, I started thinking about girls in bikinis with guns, wearing ski masks,”; Harmony tells Interview. “I was like, ‘Where would you see that?’ And the idea of spring break came to me. I just started imagining girls on spring break robbing places.”;