Take Shelter



Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.

  1. Jeff Nichols

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Shannon

    Michael Shannon

    Curtis LaForche

  2. Jessica Chastain

    Jessica Chastain

    Samantha LaForche

  3. Katy Mixon

    Katy Mixon


  4. Shea Whigham

    Shea Whigham


  5. Ray McKinnon

    Ray McKinnon


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Take Shelter
Take Shelter


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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 24, 2012


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget $5,000,000.00

Revenue $3,099,314.00

Homepage http://www.sonyclassics.com/takeshelter/



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