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Behind the Red Door (2003)

A dying man must reunite with his sister to face their family's violent past and find peace in their lives.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kyra Sedgwick ... Natalie
Kiefer Sutherland ... Roy
Stockard Channing ... Julia
Chuck Shamata ... Father
Hannah Lochner ... Young Natalie
Corey Staden Corey Staden ... Young Roy
Philip Craig ... Detective Kinzer
Jason Carter ... Sonny
Laura Press Laura Press ... Michelle
Ian Eugene Ryan ... Arthur (as Ian Ryan)
William Colgate ... Dr. Goldberg
Joseph Rutten Joseph Rutten ... Uncle Ernest
Mary Walsh ... Anna
Frank Holden Frank Holden ... Driver
Matt Sharpe Matt Sharpe ... George
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Storyline

The talented photographer Natalie is having financial difficulties in New York. Her friend and agent Julia finds a two day job in Boston for US$ 20,000.00, and the reluctant Natalie accepts the work due to her need of money. When she arrives, she finds that she was hired by her arrogant gay brother Roy, a successful designer. Natalie has broken the relationship and they have not seen each other for ten years. When she finishes her assignment, Roy asks her to stay one more day for his birthday party, and after that he tells her that he has AIDS. Natalie stays with him and along his last days, their resentments change to fraternal love. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 2003 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A vörös ajtó titka See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Quotes

Natalie: You know, it's funny. You're the only one in the entire family that ever had a real, loving relationship.
Roy: From your mouth to God's ears. What about you?
Natalie: Nothing like with you and Alan.
Roy: Why not?
Natalie: I don't know. Prefer to be alone, I guess.
Roy: Sometimes I think you're the only woman waiting to come out as a heterosexual.
[Roy leans forward and strokes Natalie's hair]
Roy: No one prefers to be alone, Natalie. No one. The first step is... scary. But it's worth it.
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Submerged
Written by Vegasphere
Performed by Vegasphere
Courtesy of Something Inviting Records
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A dying man must make amends with his estranged sister.
10 February 2003 | by erised22-1See all my reviews

When I first saw this movie, I was amazed to see the chemistry between Sutherland and Sedgwick. Every line that Sutherland said was perfect and his manurisms were that of a dying, gay man. I was really surprised to Sedgwick give her all in this role as Natalie.Every line in this movie was delivered perfectly and all of the actors were outstanding! A must see flick! A++++!


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