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Take Shelter

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Psychological

Release Date :

September 30, 2011 (Limited)

Director :

Jeff Nichols

Starring :

Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Katy Mixon, Kathy Baker, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Ray McKinnon, Robert Longstreet

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..we'll talk after you see it..”
by David Edelstein [New York Magazine]
“..the resulting mood of paranoia is unshakable..”
by Christy Lemire [Associated Press]
“..the ambiguous ending..”
by Melissa Anderson [Village Voice]
Review rate : A-

“..elegantly shot, weather-sensitive horror story in waves of tension that crest as if pulled by tempests..”
by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
“..conveying how fear has become an inescapable part of our world, and how family can endure, even in the face of disaster..”
by David Rooney [Hollywood Reporter]
4.5 of 5

“..builds to moments of dread, sadness and possible redemption with incredible sure-handedness..”
by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]

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