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Foreign Favourites: Stranger by the Lake

Time for another entry to the Foreign Favourites series thanks to the very awesome Wendell at Dell on Movies. You should definitely pop over. Wendell has a perceptive and detailed way of writing and has plenty of fantastic features and blogathons. 918 more words

Alex Raphael

#pocketfilmreviewseries: stranger by the lake - alain guiraudie

great sensitivity to detail; the capture of repeated, ritualistic cruising gestures is especially wonderful and subtle

great lead performances, and great host of characters

i would’ve liked the relationship between franck and henri to be monodirectionally sexual: i would want franck to like henri, but be in denial about it, because henri isn’t conventionally attractive (compared to everyone else) and because henri doesn’t like him. 126 more words