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    Blu-ray/DVD Release: Stranger by the Lake

    Stranger by the Lake is a grade A masterpiece. One of the most acclaimed films of this year. Playing across the world to mesmerized audiences, the film has a 95% score on Rotten Tomatoes and won the Queer Palm and Un Certain Regard Award for Best Director at Cannes in 2013. Exquisitely crafted, perf...

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    Brazilian Drama 'The Way He Looks' Acquired by Strand Releasing

    Strand Releasing, the company that most recently brought the controversial French drama "Stranger by the Lake" to American audiences, has now acquired all North American rights to the Brazilian drama "The Way He Looks" from Films Boutique.

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    Interview: Alain Guiraudie On His Alluring and Explicit Film "Stranger by the Lake"

    A sunbathed murderous man who can ignite a morally corrosive desire in those around him at a lakeside homosexual cruising spot is at the center of Alain Guiraudie’s latest erotic mystery Stranger by the Lake. Unafraid to present the promiscuous sexuality of its characters with unapologetically expli...

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    Specialty Box Office: Penn & Teller Doc 'Tim's Vermeer' Starts Strong; Oscar Contenders Keep Cashing In

    Even though it ended up being snubbed for a best documentary Oscar nomination, the show must got on for Penn & Teller's "Tim's Vermeer," and it did so to the tune of a healthy $57,873 from 4 theaters, averaging $14,468. That bodes well for the Sony Pictures Classics release as it expands.

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    Specialty Box Office: 'Gloria,' 'Stranger' Give 2014 Its First Strong Debuts

    After weeks of 2013 holdovers leading the 2014 specialty box office fray, two new foreign language films -- both coming off lengthy and popular runs on the film festival circuit -- managed to give the year its first strong debuts.

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    Like 'Stranger By The Lake'? Then Check Out The Alain Guiraudie Retrospective at the Film Society of Lincoln Center

    If "Stranger By The Lake" was -- or is about to be -- your introduction to French director Alain Guiraudie, then New York's Film Society of Lincoln Center has a serious treat for you (if you live in New York, at least): From January 24-30, they will be screening all of Guiraudie's films.

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    Run, Don't Walk, to 'Gloria' & 'Stranger by the Lake' in Theaters This Weekend

    As Sundance starts to wrap up and Oscar voters continue filling out their ballots, it's a relatively light weekend in mainstream theaters, with Lionsgate's horribly reviewed "I, Frankenstein" opening Friday. But three must-see festival hits finally land at arthouses this weekend: France's "Stranger ...

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    Why Alain Guiraudie's Sexy, Scary 'Stranger by the Lake' Is Essential Queer Cinema

    Try as it may to find new and innovative ways to represent the gay experience, queer cinema has forgotten about sex. But in the brilliant and radical "Stranger by the Lake," about the dark politics of gay male cruising, Alain Guiraudie puts sex out in the light and right where we can see it.

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    Interview: Talking Sex With The Star and Director of The Absolute Must See 'Stranger By The Lake'

    At Cannes last year, a sexually explicit, queer-focused French film with two extraordinarily beautiful leads won over critics and audiences -- and we're not talking about Abdellatif Kechiche's Palme d'Or winning "Blue is the Warmest Color." While that film got a ton of attention, its male-centric co...

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    Review: Uniquely Moody & Explicit ‘Stranger By The Lake’ Brings Together Summer Love & Murder

    The scheduling of the Cannes Film Festival works in such a way that it’s rare that we get to see any film based on anything as spontaneous as peer recommendation unless it’s already been on our radar for a few weeks beforehand. But one film that did come to our notice by that route, and then the sta...

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