A wealthy woman's attempts to help her financially troubled husband go unrewarded.

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Nora Helmer has years earlier committed a forgery in order to save the life of her authoritarian husband Torvald. Now she is being blackmailed lives in fear of her husband's finding out and of the shame such a revelation would bring to his career. But when the truth comes out, Nora is shocked to learn where she really stands in her husband's esteem. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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This production of "A Doll's House" originated on the stage, but the only ones retained for the film from the stage production were actress Claire Bloom, director Patrick Garland, and play adaptor Christopher Hampton. See more »

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Although the main title reads "Henrik Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'", the credits at the end state "Based on the play by Christopher Hampton". Hampton actually did not write the play; he only wrote the screenplay and the English translation. See more »

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I was more than a little disappointed.
21 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is actually a very good play. I watched this movie in order to use it as a source for a school paper and in the re-writing, the person responsible for adapting it to this movie format left out a great deal of dialogue, instances do not come to mind at the moment, but it took something away from the movie.

Anthony Hopkins was wonderful in the movie but by the time I was halfway thru the movie, I wanted to choke Nora, so cloying was she. Her voice became fingernails on a chalkboard to me.

I would recommend, academically, the version with Jane Fonda starring in it. It's a significantly better version and not as boring. When I was finished watching this version, I wanted to sue the production company for the hour and a half of my life I lost.


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