Closet Land
Closet Land (1991)

A writer of children's books (Madeleine Stowe) is kidnapped by the government of the repressive country in which she lives, and subjected to torture by a shadowy chameleon (Alan Rickman).

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 6, 1991
DVD Release Date: September 12, 1991
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Plumbs the totalitarian mind

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Brian Mckay

Strong performances by Rickman and Stowe, yet the film (about torture) fails to engage on a visceral level

Scott Weinberg

Rickman and Stowe add a lot to this fascinating little mind-bender.

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Aj V
A brilliant movie, you'll be astounded that there were only two actors in the entire film. Rickman's best performance ever! I loved this movie. The… More
Marion Ravenwood
I enjoyed every minute of this, even though Rickman is a very bad man. (Maybe that is why I liked this film). It is definitely not for the normal people out… More
vieras esine
Sadistic!Rickman porn brought to you by Amnesty International! Really brilliant, but by no means a fun or a light film to watch because of some of the scenes… More
Anthony Valletta
Some interesting mind games between Rickman and Stowe with some actual interrogation/torture techniques make this intriguing.