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The Door in the Floor

has a classy pedigree: it’s adapted from a chunk of John Irving’s novel A Widow for One Year, and it stars Jeff Bridges and Kim Basinger in their middle-aged prime; the situations are adult, and direction, by Tod Williams, is nuanced. Nonetheless, I found the film to be distasteful and a chore to sit through. Bridges and Basinger play the Ted and Marion Cole, a children’s book author/illustrator and his wife who are

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