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Stranger by the Lake

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Genre :

Thriller, Drama

Release Date :

January 24, 2014 (Limited)

Director :

Alain Guiraudie

Starring :

Pierre Deladonchamps, Christophe Paou, Patrick d'Assumcao, Jerome Chappatte, Mathieu Vervisch, Gilbert Traina, Emmanuel Daumas

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Review rate : B+

“..the movie is voyeuristic, sure, but in a way that evokes Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window more than William Friedkin's Cruising..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4

“..the film exhibits a welcome streak of offbeat humour throughout, including a hapless voyeur whose advances are constantly and cruelly rejected..”
by Bruce Demara [Toronto Star]
4 of 4

“..spare, steely, sexually explicit in a way that transcends mere provocation, Stranger by the Lake is vital cinema..”
by Adam Nayman [Globe and Mail]
3 of 4

“..from a single setting, a lakeside gay cruising spot, and an old theme - the link between sex and death..”
by Farran Smith Nehme [New York Post]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Reviewed by Bilge Ebiri [Vulture]
Reviewed by Jordan Mintzer [Hollywood Reporter]

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