About this movie
Cast & Crew
- Kathy Baker
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- Jeffrey Nicholson
- Jeff Nichols
- Tyler Davidson
- Sophia Lin
- Jeff Nichols
Reviews by Rotten Tomatoes
percent positive reviews
Justin Chang, Variety
A hallucinatory thriller anchored by a deeply resonant sense of unease.– Full review
Tim Robey, Daily Telegraph
An impressively sustained slow-burn parable from writer-director Jeff Nichols, shot with ominous beauty, guarding its mysteries with care.– Full review
Peter Bradshaw, Guardian [UK]
The film's power should reside in this agonised human dilemma, but in the end it becomes a rather self-important shaggy dog story.– Full review
Anton Bitel, Film4
An intense drama of mental meltdown and domestic apocalypse for an age of anxiety.– Full review
Tom Huddleston, Time Out
When future film historians look back at the cultural fallout from America's financial collapse, 'Take Shelter' will be a key text. That is, if the storm doesn't sweep us all away.– Full review
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