• Stoker (2013)

Stoker

Release Date: March 1st, 2013

DVD Release Date: June 18th, 2013

R |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

India Stoker's (Mia Wasikowska) world comes crashing down when her father (Jacki Weaver) dies in a car accident. Adding to the girl's emotionol turmoil is the sudden arrival of Charlie (Matthew Goode), an uncle whom she never knew existed. Charlie moves in with India and her unstable mother (Nicole Kidman), and soon India begins to suspect that this charming and mysterious man has ulterior motives. However, instead of feeling alarmed, India becomes increasingly infatuated with him.

Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode, Nicole Kidman, Jacki Weaver, Dermot Mulroney, Alden Ehrenreich, Phyllis Somerville, Ralph Brown

Director: Chan-wook Park

Genres: Thriller , Horror

Production Co: Scott Free Productions, Indian Paintbrush

Distributors: Fox Searchlight

Keywords: Emotional, 2010s, Temptation, Dark, Mystery, Mother, Father, Small town

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    Park's unsettling visuals and his handling of the cast make the occasional holes in Wentworth Miller's script practically irrelevant. show more

  • 80
    Scott TobiasNPR

    For as long as Park and Wasikowska keep it burbling, it's an intoxicating brew. show more

  • 88
    Chicago Sun-Times

    The chilling and stylish and aggressively creepy Stoker begins at the end and takes us on a shocking and lurid journey before we land right where we started, now seeing every small detail through a different lens. It's disturbingly good. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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