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In Theaters 05/31/2013
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Watch Now Before It's In Theaters. When a young mother and true believer from a violent IRA family is captured by British spies, she is forced to betray everything she believes in for the sake of her son in this taut, high-stakes thriller.
“A gripping cat-and-mouse political thriller. Andrea Riseborough dazzles.”
– Lisa Schwarzbaum, EW
“Andrea Riseborough is just riveting to watch – her performance is absolutely stunning.” – Ed Douglas, Comingsoon.net
“Taut, tense, finely-crafted, and gradually accumulating, Shadow Dancer delivers. Clive Owen is excellent, and Andrea Riseborough is something of a revelation.” – Davy Rothbart, Grantland
“A BRILLIANT THRILLER. James Marsh is one of the UK’s leading auteurs.” – Damon Wise, The Guardian
“GRIPPING. Its carefully crafted suspense exerts an ever-tightening grip.” – David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter
“INTELLIGENT AND TRULY SPECIAL. A crackling conspiracy thriller.” – John Lichman, The Playlist on Indiewire
“A convincing drama that generates considerable tension.” Kenneth Turan, LA Times
“An intelligently crafted crowd-pleaser.” – Michael Dunaway, Paste Magazine
“A taut, morally tangled thriller, expertly directed and paced and boasting a riveting performance from Andrea Riseborough. James Marsh does his best work to date.” – Mike Goodridge, Screen
“A tense, beautifully understated IRA thriller that confirms James Marsh as one of the smartest filmmakers working today in either fiction or nonfiction.” – Justin Chang, Variety