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The Door (I) (2012)

 |  Drama  |  8 March 2012 (Hungary)
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A novelist forms a strange bond with her eccentric maid that will have a lasting effect on both women.

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Magda
Károly Eperjes ...
Tibor
Gábor Koncz ...
Lieutenant Colonel
Enikö Börcsök ...
Sutu
Ági Szirtes ...
Polett
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Évike Grossmann
Ildikó Tóth ...
Doctor
Mari Nagy ...
Adél
Péter Andorai ...
Mr. Brodarics
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Handyman
Csaba Pindroch ...
Emerenc's Nephew
Dénes Ujlaky ...
Emerenc's Grandfather
Anna Szandtner ...
Young Emerenc
Réka Tenki ...
Emerenc's Mother
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A novelist forms a strange bond with her eccentric maid that will have a lasting effect on both women.

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sad but beautiful story
22 September 2013 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

I found this movie stunning. It transmits such a bittersweet feeling, sadness combined with a certain peace of mind, of heart perhaps... It's a movie that teaches you that you shouldn't be afraid of death,that loneliness,illness,the loss of beloved relatives can be worse than death. This movie tells you that you should never give up,and the main character, Emerenc's path is an example.She's a strong and straightforward woman, very decided when it comes to protect her intimacy and her memories from youth. She's helpful and loyal though cruel and blunt sometimes,she hides her feelings but they burst out in some wonderful scenes like the one with the china dog or the dinner where Evike never showed up. Best movie I've seen this year,the music and the lightning are extraordinary. The director, Szabo Istvan is entitled to receive many more credits than it had received until now.


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