Like his characters, Guiraudie is walking a tightrope, finding the point where sex and death exude a similar allure. You won't be able to look away. show more
Stranger by the Lake invites you into its alluring and peaceful world, only to gradually uncover the darkness beneath it. show more
Stranger by the Lake has become a psychosexually intriguing blend of Alfred Hitchcock's "Rear Window" and William Friedkin's "Cruising" — one in which sex gets intertwined with murder, fear battles desire, and the police discover that voyeurs don't necessarily make good witnesses if no one ever exchanges names or phone numbers. show more
Sorry this soft core porn movie is nothing more than a French update on the infamous Al Pacino movie, Cruising. Just like Cruising this film goes out of it's way to reinforce negative stereotypes.
Exellent suspense French film. All male cast. lot of nudity.