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SXSW: 'Furious 7,' 'Steve Jobs,' 'Trainwreck' debuts rev up film crowd

SXSW: 'Furious 7,' 'Steve Jobs,' 'Trainwreck' debuts rev up film crowd

Compared to prestige-oriented film festivals like Cannes, Toronto or Sundance, the SXSW Film Conference and Festival has always been a freewheeling affair. This year the Austin, Texas-based event has ratcheted up that approach even further by premiering an eclectic slate of movies including the action extravaganza "Furious 7," the espionage spoof "Spy" and a new documentary casting a critical eye at the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

Here's a look at five of the fest's buzzed-about films so far.

Fast start for 'Furious 7'

Universal Pictures' biggest franchise made a splash with a surprise screening just after midnight Sunday. The...

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