TAKE SHELTER Blu-ray Review

     February 6, 2015

Take Shelter marks the second collaboration between Michael Shannon (Boardwalk Empire) and his Shotgun Stories writer/director Jeff Nichols, and it only serves to verify that the promise this pairing demonstrated with their first outing was no fluke. Also like Shotgun …

FANTASTIC FEST 2011: TAKE SHELTER Review

     June 1, 2014

Austin filmmaker Jeff Nichols’ Take Shelter has been building buzz for some time now, ever since a compelling trailer arrived online a few months back…and particularly after the film enjoyed a rave-review-filled run up at the TIFF.  This weekend, Fantastic …

TIFF 2011: TAKE SHELTER Review

     June 1, 2014

Michael Shannon is one of those amazing character actors whose work went unnoticed for years simply because he was so good that people didn’t realize just how far he disappeared into his roles. The lanky actor with sunken eyes did …