These are just few of the things that terrific Stoker and last year's surprising The Guest have in common. There's more - the role of the stranger is superbly played in both films, in the former by Matthew Goode and in the latter by Dan Stevens. There's also gorgeous cinematography, fantastic score and to be frank? Both films are seriously hot.
Our eyes and ears are the ladies - Anna and India, both taken with and at the same time suspicious of the new arrival in their home. There are creepy basements, sexual encounters, strangling, shoes thrown on the floor, small town diners and general, beautiful, sexy and freaky sense of danger.
Let's take a look at the parallels between these two: (click images to enlarge)