The Golden Door Synopsis
A doorman at a luxurious apartment building falls for a beautiful tenant.
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Golden Door Well Done

By fandango_dancer
Golden door was very well done. The first quarter was a little slow and it was a little hard to figure out what was going on, but it evolved into a quirky, very interesting movie. The dream sequences...

A "Door" to Open!

By Bhambilly
I saw this beautiful movie on July 4, and it was the perfect day to be reminded of the challenges faced by our ancestors who made the voyage from Europe to America. The movie justifiably implodes...

Beautiful, moving and timely

By fuller
This was a very powerful movie with absolute gorgeous camera shots. In the midst of the current national debate on immigration, this is a poignant reminder that we are all immigrants....

Golden Door--Great Movie!

By gturn62
Fun, witty, and moving story of Sicilian immigrants and their Ellis Island experience. This movie was terrific! This is not the historical account that you've seen over and over. This family's...

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By billbooks
worth seeing although not as good as the critics would have us believe....

Slow but revealing

By jlorfing
I was disappointed, having read a couple of positive reviews. My father, as a toddler, immigrated from eastern Europe in 1908 with his parents - on the level of getting a glimpse of his experiences,...


By artsy_film_fan
Visually this movie was wonderful, but the plot was BORING. The characters were underdeveloped, and so was the story. I'm guessing the director was so obsessed with getting historical accuracy that...

The Golden Door

By jettowski
If you enjoy historical sketches with beautiful cinematography, you'll enjoy this movie. Don't expect to see a blockbuster with lots of action and a complex story. This is a view of how Italian...

Golden Door

By sakmet
Scorsese has done it again. A great historical film with repercussions for todays immigrants and dim echos of our ancesters travails and dreams of swimming in rivers of milk....

Amateurist Artsy Scenes

By hasterman
I think that the amateurish 'artsy' scenes of the 'rivers of milk' should have been cut from the movie ... as they hurt it more than helped it. These poorly implemented scenes essentially undid all...

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Rated PG-13 | For brief graphic nudity