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SXSW Film review: ‘In a Valley of Violence’

12:49 pm Mar. 13, 2016

Of everything on my schedule this year, Ti West’s classic spaghetti-style western, “In a Valley of Violence,” was something I was seriously looking forward to, and West doesn’t dissappoint.

“In a Valley of Violence” is just

Watch: ‘Boyhood’ star Ethan Hawke talks Tolstoy with Charlie Rose

4:20 pm Feb. 11, 2015

Austin native Ethan Hawke appeared on “Charlie Rose” last week to talk about “Boyhood,” the Richard Linklater film that has scored him a Best Supporting Actor nomination at this year’s Oscars. In the clip below, Hawke discusses how the director approached him to undertake the daunting, multi-year film shoot, comparing it to Russian literature.

“Boyhood” is nominated for nine Oscars at this year’s Academy Awards, including Best Picture. Hawke, who was