• Stranger by the Lake (2013)

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Release Date: January 24th, 2014

DVD Release Date: May 13th, 2014

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Franck falls in love with Michel, an attractive, potent and lethally dangerous man.

Cast: François-Renaud Labarthe, Pierre Deladonchamps, Christophe Paou, Patrick d'Assumçao, Jérôme Chappatte, Mathieu Vervisch, Emmanuel Daumas, Gilbert Traina

Director: Alain Guiraudie

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

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  • 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 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

  • Stranger by the Lake invites you into its alluring and peaceful world, only to gradually uncover the darkness beneath it. show more

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