I've always thought they looked strikingly similar to one another (it's almost errie!). Then I saw Franco's performance as Dean in the tv movie about James Dean's life. I thought Franco was perfect! He captured James Dean wonderfully, from the look to the mannerisms, it was amazing. Even now, 7 years after that role, to me it's still Franco's best to date. So, here is my little tribute to two amazing actors !