James Franco Tackles "As I Lay Dying": Watch the Trailer Here!

James Franco Tackles

Taking a shot at adapting William Faulkner”s novel, the official trailer for James Franco”s “As I Lay Dying” hit the web on Monday (May 13).

The “127 Hours” star hopes to tackle the 1930 classic about the death of Addie Bundren and her family”s quest to honor her wish to be buried in a nearby town.

Costarring with the 35-year-old renaissance man are Danny McBride, Tim Blake Nelson, Beth Grant, Logan Marshall-Green, and Ahna O”Reilly.

Check out the trailer below, in which the family”s struggles are displayed, through the viewpoint of each of the many characters.