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SXSW weather: ‘Hype’ screening moves indoors

5:28 pm Mar. 11, 2017

The rainy weather has moved the planned 20th anniversary screening of grunge documentary “Hype!” inside, starting at 7 p.m. at the Rollins Theatre in the Long Center. Seattle band Naked Giants will play before the

‘Being Charlie’ a rehab story with little substance

12:33 pm May. 12, 2016

Stephen Holden – The New York Times

“Being Charlie” has a strong autobiographical component. According to the production notes, Nick Reiner (the director’s son) wrote the screenplay with Matt Elisofon, whom he met in rehab. Charlie, like