Based on 15 Critics
  • Here is a tense and sorrowful film where common sense struggles with blood lust. show more

  • Director Jeff Nichols lets the action unfold slowly following an impromptu insult, but the escalation of hatred and pain feels natural. show more

  • An austere rural landscape, festering hatred, class tensions, terse dialogue - these are common currency in indie movies these days. Shotgun Stories uses them all, but manages to stand out from the crowd. show more

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