The Door (2012)




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An aspiring writer finds inspiration in her tough-minded new housekeeper, leading her to investigate the woman's past where she uncovers dark and painful secrets.
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Helen Mirren
as Emerenc
Ági Szirtes
as Polett
Erika Marozsan
as Évike Grossmann
Ildikó Tóth
as Doctor
Mari Nagy
as Adél
Peter Andorai
as Mr. Brodarics
Lajos Kovács
as Handyman
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Critic Reviews for The Door

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (1)

Visually, there's an elegance to "The Door" that feels both a virtue and a limitation.

Full Review… | March 21, 2013
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic

Only cinemagoers who've enjoyed the cringe-worthy cine-sadism of watching train wrecks like Tommy Wiseau's The Room and Plan 9 from Outer Space could and should embrace this turd.

Full Review… | July 23, 2012
2UE That Movie Show

Without make up or any adornments, the haggard Helen Mirren cooks, cleans and growls her way through this intimate, well-handled two-hander opposite the equally able Martina Gedeck.

Full Review… | July 20, 2012

This film is a failure on a catastrophic level.

Full Review… | July 18, 2012

An absorbing and complex character drama, but one that's difficult to connect to at times.

Full Review… | July 18, 2012
FILMINK (Australia)

There's something quite haunting about the relationship between the two women: in some surprising ways, this is a determinedly unsentimental work.

Full Review… | July 18, 2012
The Age (Australia)

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