Silver Bullets
Silver Bullets (2011)

An actress and her filmmaker boyfriend experience turbulence in their relationship when she accepts a role in a werewolf film. The actress connects with her new director while her boyfriend spirals into a dangerous depression. -- (C)… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Horror
Release Date: October 28, 2011
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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

"Silver Bullets" neither pleases the eye nor stimulates the mind.

Richard Brody
New Yorker

To elicit the film's flayed sensibility, Swanberg has developed a flagrantly expressive camera style that virtually gashes the screen with intense contrasts, bright lights, and screaming colors.

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Alison Willmore
AV Club

A significant step forward for Joe Swanberg, a filmmaker best known for chronicling the romantic misadventures of futon-owning twentysomethings.

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Kam Williams

Mumblecore movement explores horror genre, Joe Swanberg-style!

Mark Holcomb
Village Voice

Swanberg ignores tired supernatural scare-flick trappings and locates terror in the shadowy, passive-aggressive process of making, and watching, movies.

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Jaime N. Christley
Slant Magazine

It's certainly autobiographical, and it's okay to accept that, but at the same time, it's a mistake to decide that that's the whole show.

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