"Stoker" (movie) is a 2013 psychological thriller starring Mia Wasikowska.

When India Stoker (Wasikowska) loses her beloved father and best friend Richard (Dermot Mulroney) in a tragic auto accident on her 18th birthday, her quiet life on the family's secluded estate is suddenly shattered. Exquisitely sensitive, India's exhibits an impassive demeanor which masks the deep feelings and heightened senses that only her father understood. Thus acclaimed Korean filmmaker Park Chan-Wook's ("Oldboy," "Lady Vengeance," "Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance") first English-language film "Stoker" comes to life.

India finds herself drawn to her father's long-lost brother, Charlie (Matthew Goode), who unexpectedly arrives for the funeral and decides to stay on with her and her emotionally unstable mother, Evie (Nicole Kidman). While India initially mistrusts her charming but mysterious uncle, he fascinates her as well, and she begins to realize how much they have in common.

As Charlie reveals himself to her little by little, India becomes increasingly infatuated with her charismatic relative and comes to realize that his arrival is no coincidence. With her uncle to guide her, she is about to fulfill her unusual destiny.

The cast includes Mia Wasikowska ("Alice in Wonderland," "Jane Eyre"), Matthew Goode ("Watchmen," "A Single Man"), Dermot Mulroney ("The Grey," "J. Edgar"), Jacki Weaver ("Animal Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook"), Phyllis Somerville ("The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"), Alden Ehrenreich ("Tetro," "Beautiful Creatures"), Lucas Till ("Xmen: First Class"), Ralph Brown ("Pirate Radio"), Judith Godrèche ("The Man in the Iron Mask") and Nicole Kidman ("The Hours," "Moulin Rouge!," "The Others").

"Stoker" is a Scott Free production, in association with Indian Paintbrush, Dayday Films, and Ingenious Media. Park Chan-Wook directs a script written by Wentworth Miller ("Prison Break," "The Human Stain"). The film is produced by Michael Costigan ("Prometheus," "Brokeback Mountain"), Ridley Scott ("Prometheus," "American Gangster") and Tony Scott ("The Grey," "Unstoppable") with executive producers Steven Rales ("Moonrise Kingdom") and Mark Roybal ("Doubt"). The creative team includes director of photography is Chung-hoon Chung ("Oldboy," "Thirst"), production designer Thérèse DePrez ("Black Swan," "High Fidelity"), film editor Nicolas de Toth ("The Sum of All Fears," "X-Men Origins: Wolverine"), co-producers Wentworth Miller, Bergen Swanson ("Shame") and Wonjo Jeong ("Night Fishing") and costume designers Kurt Swanson and Bart Mueller ("Dallas Buyers Club," "Out of the Furnace"). Music is by Clint Mansell ("Black Swan," "The Truman Show").


Genre: Psychological Thriller
Runtime: 98 mins.
Release Date: March 1, 2013
Tagline: Do not disturb the family.
Distributor: Fox Searchlight
Production Companies:
Scott Free Productions
Indian Paintbrush
Dayday Films
Ingenious Media

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