Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Fantastic Mr. Fox (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole / Hugo (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Parts 1 & 2 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Rushmore (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Watership Down (Blu-ray)
$23.49
The Royal Tenenbaums (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Clash of the Titans 3D / Wrath of the Titans 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Van Damme 5-Movie Action Pack (Blu-ray)
$30.99
Under The Sea / Deep Sea (Blu-ray)
$19.99
The Darjeeling Limited (Blu-ray)
$19.99
Journey to the Center of the Earth 3D / Journey 2: The Mysterious Island 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (39624)
 Adventure (30442)
 Animation (9145)
 Anime (5036)
 Biography (4192)
 Comedy (29427)
 Comic book (5656)
 Coming of age (1992)
 Crime (20516)
 Dark humor (4136)
 Documentary (5236)
 Drama (47693)
 Epic (5699)
 Erotic (1221)
 Family (12795)
 Fantasy (17484)
 Film-Noir (1292)
 Foreign (6798)
 Heist (1782)
 History (6181)
 Holiday (1306)
 Horror (15000)
 Imaginary (972)
 Martial arts (3550)
 Melodrama (2542)
 Music (9137)
 Musical (4101)
 Mystery (11926)
 Nature (1873)
 Other (713)
 Period (7497)
 Psychological thriller (3381)
 Romance (17189)
 Sci-Fi (19529)
 Short (434)
 Sport (3031)
 Supernatural (4733)
 Surreal (1576)
 Teen (3496)
 Thriller (34670)
 War (6164)
 Western (2561)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Take Shelter Blu-ray

United States
499
17
15
Sony Pictures | 2011 | 121 min | Rated R | Feb 14, 2012

Take Shelter (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 2.35:1
Original aspect ratio: 2.39:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1

Subtitles
English, English SDH, French

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)
BD-Live

Playback
Region A (locked)

Price
List price: $19.99, Price history

Amazon: $14.55 (Save 27%)
New from: $10.30 (Save 48%)
Usually ships in 24 hours

Buy Take Shelter on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
7.8
195
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 4.6 of 54.6
Audio 4.9 of 54.9
Extras 2.9 of 52.9
Based on 4 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Drama100%
Psychological thriller39%
68%
popularity
904
collections
39
fans




Take Shelter

 (2011)

Take Shelter Blu-ray delivers stunning video and reference-quality audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

Curtis LaForche lives in a small Ohio town with his wife Samantha and six-year-old daughter Hannah, who is deaf. Curtis makes a modest living as a crew chief for a sand-mining company. Samantha is a stay-at-home mother and part-time seamstress who supplements their income by selling handmade wares at the flea market each weekend. Money is tight, and navigating Hannah's healthcare and special needs...

For more about Take Shelter and the Take Shelter Blu-ray release, see Take Shelter Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Michael Shannon, Jessica Chastain, Shea Whigham, Katy Mixon, Kathy Baker, LisaGay Hamilton
Director: Jeff Nichols

» See full cast & crew


Take Shelter Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Take Shelter's 1080p transfer is everything one would expect of a Sony new release Blu-ray. The image is stunning from beginning to end, yielding remarkable clarity, exceptionally sharp details, and strong colors. Facial and clothing textures are wonderfully crisp in every scene. Definition is first-rate, and the image captures the finest textures on grasses, leaves, wood, the slightly battered metal of the shelter door and cargo container, and even the pebbles and dirt at Curtis' worksite. Colors are dazzling and perfectly balanced. Whether blue denim jeans, bright green grasses, or general odds and ends around the house or in the yard, the transfer handles everything form the most brilliant shades to the dreariest earth tones with equal precision. Skin tone are perfectly balanced, and black levels are deep and true. Grain retention solidifies a natural film-like appearance. The image is, typical of a Sony release, free of any obvious digital tinkering. Only a handful of white pops, most notably evident during a scene where Curtis visits his mother, keeps this transfer from absolute perfection.


Take Shelter Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  5.0 of 5

Take Shelter storms onto Blu-ray with a powerful and reference-grade DTS-HD MA 5.1 lossless soundtrack. Audiences will listen in awe as the Blu-ray practically creates a storm in the listening area in the movie's opening moments. Deep, booming, lingering thunder powerfully envelops the soundstage. It's the kind of true-to-life bass that gets under the skin and rattles one to his or her very core, exactly the sort this movie demands to solidify its thematic and visual elements. Similar heavy sensations may be heard at the drilling worksite or via the rumbling machinery Curtis uses to dig up a hole for the new addition to the storm shelter. Moving away from the bass, rain drenches the soundstage at several points, falling with a natural flair through every speaker for a fantastic experience that all but soaks the listening area, whether falling onto the ground or pounding onto a car windshield. Additional ambience is generally subtle but effective; everything from natural atmospherics to a panting dog and a background television at breakfast create believable environments. Music is delivered with great precision and spacing. Dialogue is smooth, playing evenly from the center channel and never lost to surrounding elements. The track is absolutely defined by that thunder and rain, though; it's believably recreated and simulates real life with uncanny precision. This is a truly marvelous soundtrack that's not to be missed.



Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



Take Shelter Blu-ray, News and Updates



This Week on Blu-ray: February 14-21 - February 13, 2012

In anticipation of the 2012 Academy Awards, Universal Studios Home Entertainment is streeting the Blu-ray edition of All Quiet on the Western Front. A jewel of cinema's Golden Age and two-time Academy Award-winner - Best Picture and Best Director - this World ...

Take Shelter Blu-ray (Updated) - December 23, 2011

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has revealed plans to bring Take Shelter to Blu-ray. The sophomore feature from director Jeff Nichols (Shotgun Stories), this psychological drama focuses on a loving husband and father (Michael Shannon, Revolutionary Road) unsure ...


Take Shelter Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Gimme Shelter (April 29, 2014) 25 Apr 30, 2014



Take Shelter Blu-ray


$19.99 $14.55


Buy Take Shelter on Blu-ray Movie


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Big Hero 6
2. Whiplash
3. Big Hero 6
4. Birdman
5. Big Hero 6
6. Horrible Bosses 2
7. Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
8. Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven
9. The Interview
10. The Theory of Everything
11. Gone Girl
12. Nightcrawler
13. Munich
14. Fury
15. John Wick

Trending in Theaters
1. Kingsman: The Secret Service
2. The Interview
3. Fifty Shades of Grey
4. Jupiter Ascending
5. American Sniper
6. Predestination
7. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
8. Wild
9. Hot Tub Time Machine 2
10. Inherent Vice
11. Taken 3
12. Selma
13. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
14. Into the Woods
15. Still Alice
16. Project Almanac
17. What We Do in the Shadows
18. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
19. Unbroken
20. Black Sea
21. The Wedding Ringer
22. Blackhat
23. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
24. Wild Tales
25. The DUFF
26. Exodus: Gods and Kings
27. Seventh Son
28. The Pyramid
29. Mortdecai
30. A Most Violent Year
31. Big Eyes
32. McFarland, USA
33. The Humbling
34. Dying of the Light
35. Wyrmwood
36. Mr. Turner
37. The Voices
38. The Last Five Years
39. Digging Up the Marrow
40. Cake
41. The Boy Next Door
42. The Loft
43. Killers
44. Song of the Sea
45. Accidental Love
46. Timbuktu
47. Leviathan
48. Paddington
49. The Gambler
50. Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
3.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
4.  Interstellar
5.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
6.  Birdman
7.  Whiplash
8.  American Sniper
9.  101 Dalmatians
10.  The Imitation Game
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Tinker Bell and the Legend of the N...
2.  Interstellar
3.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
4.  American Sniper
5.  The Imitation Game
6.  Into the Woods
7.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
8.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
9.  Night at the Museum: Secret of the ...
10.  Fifty Shades of Grey
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$34.96, Save 56%
3.  Birdman
$19.96, Save 50%
4.  Fury
$17.99, Save 49%
5.  John Wick
$19.96, Save 50%
6.  Star Trek: Original Motion Picture ...
$39.99, Save 71%
7.  The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
$19.99, Save 50%
8.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
9.  Exodus: Gods and Kings 3D
$24.96, Save 50%
10.  Wild
$19.96, Save 50%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

 United States


$39.95 $19.99





Fantastic Mr. Fox

 United States


$39.95 $19.99





Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole / Hugo

 United States


$32.52 $19.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices