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Boyhood Richard Linklater
Boyhood tracks the life of Mason (Ellar Coltrane) from age 6 to 18. Photo by Matt Lankes/IFC Films
Patricia Arquette and Ellar Coltrane in Boyhood
Boyhood allows us to see 12 years of change for Coltrane, as well as Patricia Arquette. Photo by Matt Lankes/IFC Films
Ellar Coltrane in Boyhood
The changes Mason/Coltrane goes through in Boyhood are both profound and unremarkable at the same time.  Photo by Matt Lankes/IFC Films