Director: Chan-wook Park Run Time: 98 min. Format: DCP Rating: R Release Year: 2013
Starring: Matthew Goode, Mia Wasikowska, Nicole Kidman
OPENS FRIDAY, MARCH 15TH. Do Not Disturb the Family.
STOKER, the latest film by cult Korean filmmaker Park Chan-wook, is a haunting atmospheric thriller made in the unique vibe as his modern classic, Oldboy. Mystery surrounds the Stoker family after the father’s death in an automobile accident and the mysterious Uncle Charlie (Matthew Goode) enters into their Southern Gothic mansion. Cue the unstable Mother (Nicole Kidman) and a curious teenager named India (Mia Wasikowska) becoming infatuated with Charlie and STOKER takes direction. Letters, murders, and strange love play a part in this intriguing plot. They’re better than friends, they’re family.