The Stoker

17/05/2013
  |  Book Tickets: 19/04/2013
  |  87 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC

Synopsis

Russian underworld drama. Afghan-Soviet war veteran Major Skryabin (Mikhail Skryabin) fills his days by maintaining the furnace that heats a St Petersburg building and writing a historical novel. Living a largely solitary life, he is visited occasionally by the Sergeant (Aleksandr Mosin), an ex-colleague of his now working as a hitman. Using Skryabin's job for his own benefit, the Sergeant disposes of dead bodies in the incinerator with the Major mostly complicit in the activity, until one day one of the bodies appears wearing a familiar looking shoe...

Contains strong sex, violence and sexual violence
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