STX Entertainment’s THE GIFT, starring Joel Edgerton, Jason Bateman, and Rebecca Hall, is one of the best reviewed films of the summer. THE GIFT is a thrilling psychological drama that will undoubtedly spark debate and conversation long after the movie hits theaters August 7th! THE GIFT reminds us that things are NEVER as they seem, even the people closest to you. Before you go see THE GIFT in theaters next week, take a look back at some of the best ‘stalker’ films in movie history:
The Gift (2015)
A young married couple’s lives are thrown into a harrowing tailspin when an acquaintance from the husband’s past brings mysterious gifts and a horrifying secret to light after more than 20 years.
Fatal Attraction (1987)
A married man’s one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Cape Fear (1991)
A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.
The Hand that Rocks the Cradle (1992)
After her humiliated husband kills himself, an embittered pregnant widow loses her child, and embarks on a mission of vengeance against a woman and her family.
David has a darker side. And his adoration turns to obsession, their dream into a nightmare, and her love into fear.
Vanilla Sky (2001)
A self-indulgent and vain publishing magnate finds his privileged life upended after a vehicular accident with a resentful lover.
Swim Fan (2002)
A high school senior with a promising swimming career has a one-night stand with consequences.
A successful asset manager, who has just received a huge promotion, is blissfully happy in his career and in his marriage. But when a temp worker starts stalking him, all the things he’s worked so hard for are placed in jeopardy.