Take Shelter 2011 Indie Thriller Starring: Oscar nom Michael Shannon (Revolutionary Road), Oscar nom Jessica Chastain (The Help), 3X Emmy winner Kathy Baker ("Picket Fences") & Lisa Gay Hamilton ("Law & Order: SVU"). Written & Directed by: 2X Cannes winner Jeff Nichols. Plot: Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father (Shannon) questions whether to shelter his family (Chastain) from a coming storm, or from himself. Trailer: http://www.blockbuster.com/browse/catalog/movieDetails/506649 Review: I've been looking forward to this movie for some time. It looks brilliant. If 2 Cannes wins mean anything, then it should be. Rating: TBD. Watch with: TBD.
The Dead 2011 British Horror Film Written & Directed by: Howard J. Ford & Jonathan Ford. Plot: After surviving a plane crash in sub-Saharan Africa, Lt. Brian Murphy (Rob Freeman) now finds himself battling hordes of ravenous zombies. But by teaming up with a local military man (Prince David Oseia), Murphy might just escape this nightmare. alive. Trailer: http://www.blockbuster.com/browse/catalog/movie/trailer/530414 Review: Haven't seen this yet, but it looks amazing. It seems to be a very original take on a zombie flick, and I love zombie movies. Rating: TBD. Watch with: TBD.