Ethan Hawke is set to appear in the highly-anticipated heist thriller “Cut Throat City.”
The film, directed by Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA, centers around four childhood friends who return to New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina. They find their homes destroyed and prospects for work swept away. They turn to a local gangster for employment, and the crew is hired to pull off a daring casino heist right in the heart of the city. When the heist goes awry, the boys are left to focus on a dangerous crime spree, fighting for their survival while both hunted by the warlord and two idealistic detectives.
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According to Deadline, Hawke will play Jackson Symms, a highly-respected city councilman and...