Closet Land
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Indian-born, American-educated director Radha Bharadwaj based her allegorical thriller on the work of her husband with Amnesty International. The story concerns The Woman (Madeleine Stowe), a children's book writer who, in an unspecified country, is abducted from her bed in the middle of the night and imprisoned for writing subversive literature. She declares her books to be pure fantasies, but her well-dressed inquisitor The Man (Alan Rickman) sees the books as allegorical attacks on the State. In the form of a long dialogue between The Man and The Woman, The Man, through psychological… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 44%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Plumbs the totalitarian mind"
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"Strong performances by Rickman and Stowe, yet the film (about torture) fails to engage on a visceral level"
‑ Brian Mckay,
"Rickman and Stowe add a lot to this fascinating little mind-bender."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
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