Michael Shannon Archive

  • He can leap tall buildings, but can he carry a film?

    Dear Man of Steel,

    He can leap tall buildings, but can he carry a film?

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  • A remake whose slight promise is muddied unforgivably by the fingerprints of a skittish studio/producer.

    Dear 13,

    A remake whose slight promise is muddied unforgivably by the fingerprints of a skittish studio/producer.

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  • (Click here for full review) Dear Take Shelter, A lot of movies thrive on ambiguity. From characters with questionable motives to the fluid, elusive nature of “the truth,” movies make […]

    Postcard Review – Take Shelter

    (Click here for full review) Dear Take Shelter, A lot of movies thrive on ambiguity. From characters with questionable motives to the fluid, elusive nature of “the truth,” movies make […]

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  • A measured, patient examination of one man's possible prophecy, or probable madness.

    Dear Take Shelter,

    A measured, patient examination of one man's possible prophecy, or probable madness.

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