|Genre:||Drama, Recent Releases|
|Run Time:||94 minutes|
|Year of Release:||2012|
|Consumer Advice:||Mature Themes|
|Distributor:||Pinnacle Films Inc|
Magda, a female writer struggling for success, employs an elderly woman called Emerence (HELEN MIRREN) to be her housekeeper. From their first encounter, it is clear that Emerence is no ordinary maid. Although everyone in the neighbourhood knows and respects her, no one knows anything about her private life or has ever been allowed to enter her home. However, a dramatic event in the writer's life prompts Emerence to unveil glimpses of her traumatic past - a past which sheds light on her very peculiar behaviour.
THE DOOR brilliantly illustrates the bond as it develops between these two very different women and, ultimately, the tragic end of their relationship.
Dame Helen Mirren has revealed she was snubbed when she started out in Hollywood.
The 67-year-old star says she felt in the shadow of her influential husband Taylor Hackford - who she wed in 1997 after 11 years together. As a young actress, she was often ignored at showbiz events because people would make a beeline for Hackford instead.
She confessed: 'When I first went into...
Dame Helen Mirren shunned big blockbusters as a young actress because she felt studio bosses were 'misogynist and sexist'.
The 67-year-old actress has never been interested in starring in major blockbuster movies because of the attitudes of studio bosses, so can understand why it appears she suddenly got famous after her 2007 role in 'The Queen'.
Asked about her sudden surge in...
Agyness Deyn and Giovanni Ribisi are set to move in next door to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie after purchasing a A$2.9 million home in the Hollywood Hills,
The model and the 'Ted' star - who married in a surprise ceremony in June after just a few weeks of dating - have just bought a A$2.9 million home in the Hollywood Hills, right beside the star couple's house.
Dame Helen Mirren is to reprise her role as the Queen, but this time on stage.
The actress, who won an Oscar for her royal role in the 2006 film The Queen, will play the monarch in a new play in the West End.
She will star in The Audience, penned by the film's writer Peter Morgan and based on the head of state's weekly audience with the Prime Minister.
The play imagines the...
Paul Thomas Anderson's cult drama The Master commanded a huge following in its opening weekend in the US, smashing records on just a handful of screens.
The Weinstein Co release made $US729,745 in five theatres in New York and Los Angeles for a record-setting per-screen average of $US145,949, according to Sunday studio estimates.
The hugely anticipated film, which just won...
Dame Helen Mirren was terrified about playing Queen Elizabeth.
The actress - who was awarded a Best Actress Oscar in 2006 for her role as the monarch in 'The Queen' - claims she was 'very, very nervous' about taking on the iconic role.
Helen told HELLO! magazine: 'She's an icon all over the world. Everybody knows what she looks and sounds like.
'I knew I had to get those...
Dame Helen Mirren would like to see a film all about James Bond character M.
The Oscar-winning actress thinks it would be 'cool' to see Dame Judi Dench reprise her role as the British spy boss in a spin-off of the franchise with the leading female part.
She said: 'That would be cool! Sort of - what's Dame Judi's character in Bond? M! - yes sort of a movie all about M would be...
A big-budget remake of an obscure 2007 Israeli movie called "Ha-Hov" will finally hit Australian screens this October.
The Debt stars Helen Mirren as Rachel Singer - a former Mossad agent with a guilty conscience over a botched mission to capture a Nazi war criminal in East Berlin.
The film jumps back in time to 1967 to uncover why Singer is unable to move on with her life 30...
Actress Lindsay Lohan would be allowed to walk out the door of the Betty Ford Center in the Palm Springs area on Monday when her court order to stay at the drug and alcohol rehab clinic ends.
However, Lohan is expected to stay at the clinic a few more days as she tries to rebuild her life after a year in which she made more court appearances than movies. A sign of her anticipated...
Taylor Swift was named country songwriter of the year at the BMI Awards on Tuesday night, becoming the youngest person to win the award at age 20.
The pop sensation also won country song of the year with co-writer Liz Rose for You Belong To Me. She's the first songwriter to win that award three years in a row.
"It's been a really emotional week for me," Swift told the...