Stoker: An Insane Family Drama
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In Stoker we are given the privilege of seeing excellent performances from Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska, and Matthew Goode. The story unfolds slowly which provides a great pay off in the end.
After the death of Richard Stoker, the patriarch, his brother Charles moves in with the family. From the very beginning we sense something is off with uncle Charley. He comforts the non-too-grief-stricken Evelyn while trying to get close to his niece. When people who know of his past enter the picture, they mysteriously go missing soon after. India is very curious of her uncle's re-entry into their lives and his motives. During her investigation she learns not only the truth of his past, but about herself as well.
We highly recommend Stoker for audiences who enjoy twisted family dramas. If you're not willing to wait a while for explanation, then this may not be the right film for you.