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4 items from 2011


Take Shelter (2011) Movie Trailer: Jeff Nichols, Michael Shannon

24 May 2011 11:20 AM, PDT | Film-Book | See recent Film-Book news »

The Take Shelter Trailer has premiered. Jeff NicholsTake Shelter (2011) movie stars Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Kathy Baker, and Ray McKinnon. Take Shelter‘s plot synopsis: “Curtis Laforche [Michael Shannon] lives in a small Ohio town with his wife Samantha [Jessica Chastain] and six-year-old daughter Hannah, who is deaf. Curtis makes a modest living as a crew chief for a sand-mining company. Samantha is a stay-at-home mother and part-time seamstress who supplements their income by selling handmade wares at the flea market each weekend. Money is tight, and navigating Hannah’s healthcare and special needs education is a constant struggle. Despite that, Curtis and Samantha are very much in love and their family is a happy one. Then Curtis begins having terrifying dreams about an encroaching, apocalyptic storm. He chooses to keep the disturbance to himself, channeling his anxiety into the obsessive building of a storm shelter in their backyard….”

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New trailer for psychological drama 'Take Shelter'

23 May 2011 4:40 PM, PDT | Monsters and Critics | See recent Monsters and Critics news »

We have added the new atmospheric movie trailer for Sony Classic's powerful psychological drama "Take Shelter." The film starring Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain was a critical hit at both Sundance and Cannes film festivals.Directed by Jeff Nichols (Shotgun Stories) the film also stars Shea Whigham, Katy Mixon, Kathy Baker, Ray McKinnon, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Robert Longstreet and Guy Van Swearingen.Watch the trailer below in various resolutions;"Take Shelter" is released across the Us from October 7th.Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a husband and father (Michael Shannon) questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself. »

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Second Take Shelter Trailer

23 May 2011 1:15 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Sony Pictures Classics has released the second trailer for the upcoming indie drama Take Shelter, which will arrive in theaters nationwide on October 7. Click on the video player below for your latest glimpse at this apocalyptic drama starring Michael Shannon and Jessica Chastain.

Click to watch Take Shelter Trailer #2!

Take Shelter comes to theaters October 7th, 2011 and stars Katy Mixon, Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Kathy Baker, Ray McKinnon, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Guy Van Swearingen. The film is directed by Jeff Nichols. »

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Take Shelter Acquired by Sony Pictures Classics

18 January 2011 8:49 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Sony Pictures Classics announced today that they have acquired the rights in North America, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand to Take Shelter. The film is written and directed by Jeff Nichols (Shotgun Stories) and stars Academy Award nominee Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Katy Mixon and Kathy Baker. The film is in dramatic competition at the Sundance Film Festival.

Take Shelter is produced by Tyler Davidson under his Strange Matter Films banner, Sophia Lin, and executive produced by Sarah Green, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Colin Strause, Greg Strause, Richard Rothfeld, Chris Perot, and Christos Konstantakopoulos. CAA, which reps Nichols, Shannon, Chastain, Whigham, and the Strause brothers, set up the film's financing and brokered the deal with Sony Pictures Classics.

Take Shelter is a haunting tale that will creep under your skin and expose your darkest fears. Curtis Laforche (Shannon) lives in a small town in Ohio with his wife, Samantha (Chastain), and daughter, »

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