Take Shelter

 Mud is alittle bit Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer—a boy’s tale on a Southern river, a storyof boys finding their way amidst the mysterious world of adults. Theprotagonists are a pair of 14-year-olds, the sensitive Ellis (Tye Sheridan).. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

After directing Take Shelter, an intriguing “Twilight Zone”-style tale of madness and apocalypse in America’s heartland, Jeff Nichols moves south to Arkansas for a strong follow-up, Mud. His protagonists are a pair of Read more

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It's frustrating. Film critics in Milwaukee can never be sure their top-of-the-year list will stand because... Read more

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No one else notices the thunderclap from the cloudless sky, but for Curtis, the sharp retort... Read more

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