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The Open Door (2016)

La puerta abierta (original title)
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A mature woman who works as prostitute finds an unexpected opportunity of redemption in the way of a little child girl.

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Marina Seresesky
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Carmen Machi ... Rosa
Terele Pávez ... Antonia
Asier Etxeandia ... Lupita
Paco Tous ... Paco
Lucía Balas Lucía Balas ... Lyuba
Sonia Almarcha ... Juana
Yoima Valdés Yoima Valdés ... Teresa
Emilio Palacios Emilio Palacios ... Yuri
Mar Saura ... Policía Isabel
Christian Sánchez ... Policía Carlos
Hugo Ndiaye Hugo Ndiaye ... Eduardito
Monika Kowalska Monika Kowalska ... Masha
Susana Hernáiz Susana Hernáiz ... Susana
Ana Pascual Ana Pascual ... Charo
Valentina Medda Valentina Medda ... Valentina
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Storyline

Rosa is an unhappy and sulky prostitute who inherited the profession from Antonia, her mother, an avid fan of Sara Montiel who turns her daily life in a hell. Living in a poor apartment with very little money, Rosa spends the days with Antonia and Carlos, a transgender prostitute who lives in the same corridor that them. The lives of them three change the day that Masha, a Russian prostitute of the same corridor, dies by overdose. Lyuba, Masha's little daughter, decides hide inside Rosa's house after to learn the obsession of Antonia to keep open the door from her apartment when Rosa goes to work (due to her fear to fall on the ground or suffer a heart attack and no one can help her). When Rosa discovers Lyuba, she insists to call the police to give them Lyuba, but Antonia rejects the idea. Carlos and Antonia convince Rosa to care Lyuba for a few days meanwhile they looking for Yuri, Lyuba's older brother, hoping that he takes the child and move any problem faraway from them. Fearing ... Written by Chockys

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

2 September 2016 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

The Open Door See more »

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Budget:

EUR766,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$88,401
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Dolby Digital

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Color
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Dedicated to Amparo Baró, in origin the actress chosen for the role of Antonia. It would have been the reunion between Baró and Carmen Machi after 7 vidas (1999). See more »

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Fantasía
Written by Gregorio García Segura and Jesús María de Arozamena (as Jesús María Arozamena Berasategui)
Performed by Sara Montiel
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beautiful portraits
11 November 2018 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

A film of its actresses more of its plot. Because the performances are the central pillar of this pure Spanish film. Prostitutes story, it gives a splendid portrait of sadness, loneliness and the second chance. A great film with a magnificent cast. Nothing original, at the first sigh, but all impressive for the touching nuances and precise portraits. So, a profound beautiful film.


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