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Take Shelter
7.8 out of 10

Take Shelter

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TAKE SHELTER - Blu-ray review

moviemet.com
23 February 2012
  • Summary: Take Shelter" is a deeply moving psychological drama with two powerhouse performances from Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain.
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Overall 8
8.0

Take Shelter

High-Def Digest
10 February 2012
  • Summary: Receiving such a limited release, it's understandable if you weren't able to see 'Take Shelter' in theaters. Now that it's on Blu-ray, you have no excuse for missing it. 'Take Shelter' is one of the very best films of 2011.
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Overall 9
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Take Shelter

Cinema Blend
30 September 2011
  • Excerpt: We’ve all had the experience of waking up in a cold sweat from a terrifying nightmare. Sometimes your unconscious mind can find what truly scares you and shake you to your core. You go through your normal routine but just can’t let go of what you felt. But what if your dream wasn’t just a dream?
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Overall 8
8.2

Take Shelter

AV Club
29 September 2011
  • Excerpt: Writer-director Jeff Nichols re-teams with his Shotgun Stories star Michael Shannon for his second feature, Take Shelter , which has a similar setting, but a different mood. Nichols is still concerned with family legacies, and the ways people in smaller communities relate to each other, but Take...
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Review: ‘Take Shelter’

Variety
25 January 2011
  • Summary: A hallucinatory thriller anchored by a deeply resonant sense of unease.
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Overall 8
8.0

Take Shelter

Empire Online
18 August 2012
  • Conclusion: Terrific. Michael Shannon delivers a fractured everyman who'll stay with you long after the final frame.
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Overall 8
8.0

Take Shelter

Mutanten
21 December 2013
  • Summary: Take Shelter bruger selv tre ord på æsken til at beskrive filmen. Kraftfuld, ubehagelig og uforglemmelig. Det beskriver filmen perfekt. Det er på mange måder en skræmmende film, for hvor mange mon lever på kanten, som Curtis?
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Overall 8
8.0

Take Shelter

thecultcorner.com
22 May 2012
  • Excerpt: 35-jarige Curtis La Forche (Michael Shannon) is een gewone man met een eenvoudig bestaan op het ruwe platteland van Ohio. Hij is gelukkig getrouwd met zijn lieve vrouw (Jessica Chastain), heeft een dochtertje en een familiehond.
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Take Shelter (2011)

Filmofiel
12 March 2012
  • Excerpt: Hoe meer ik over deze film nadenk, hoe sterker m’n vermoeden dat deze film in m’n top 10 van het jaar gaat komen. Misschien wel in m’n top 5. Michael Shannons rol als Curtis is er één die GRUWELIJK over ‘t hoofd is gezien door de Academy (inzake de Oscarnominaties), maar mogelijk was de film iets té...
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Overall 8
8.0

Take Shelter

MovieZine
29 February 2012
  • Excerpt: Michael Shannon briljerar i det här långa, långsamma men stämningsfulla dramat om en vanlig mans djupdykning i paranoia när en serie mardrömmar motiverar honom att bygga ett kostsamt skyddsrum i familjens trädgård.
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