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The Door in the Floor Review

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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 4.0
    67

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Generally favorable reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 100

    out of 100

    Wall Street Journal Joe Morgenstern

    One of those rare and complex dramas that you can enter, not simply watch.

  • 75

    out of 100

    Chicago Sun-Times Roger Ebert

    Williams handles the main line of the story, the war between Ted and Marion, clearly and strongly; you may not always hurt the one you love, but you certainly know how to.

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  • 75

    out of 100

    USA Today Mike Clark

    Jeff Bridges has enough demons in The Door in the Floor to jam a crowd scene, but the actor's sheer likability remains undiminished.

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  • 83

    out of 100

    Entertainment Weekly Owen Gleiberman

    Everything in the movie -- family demons, May-December sex, the lessons of writing -- ties together with pinpoint precision. That's a pleasure, to be sure, and a limitation, too.

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  • 90

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter Michael Rechtshaffen

    The production is graced by bold performances, lyrical visuals and, most notably, Irving's own words, which have made the transition quite intact thanks to a faithful but still filmic adaptation by writer-director Tod Williams.

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