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Stand Clear of the Closing Doors

HD   Unrated Closed Captioning

Sam Fleischner

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About the Movie

In this intense, immersive journey, a young boy finds himself lost in the lively, dangerous world of the New York City subway, while his mother fiercely searches for him above ground in a race against the clock as Hurricane Sandy nears.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 30
  • Fresh: 27
  • Rotten: 3
  • Average Rating: 8.0/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: "Stand Clear of the Closing Doors," a small miracle of a film, captures the grass-roots swirl of New York City with an extraordinary sensory attuning to urban life. – Stephen Holden, New York Times, May 22, 2014

Fresh: Terrifically conceived and executed. – Ronnie Scheib, Variety, Apr 23, 2014

Fresh: Action takes a backseat to local color in well-acted drama. – John DeFore, Hollywood Reporter, Apr 23, 2014

Fresh: Stand Clear of the Closing Doors becomes dedicated to showing us everything millions of people glance at each day but don't actually regard. – Alan Scherstuhl, Village Voice, May 20, 2014

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Customer Reviews

Really heart fealty

The concept and the story of this movie is just sad and emotional !!

Horrible movie

BAD BAD BAD!! bad acting, slow and boring, I wish i didn’t waste the money on it!

Imitation of Life…

People allow themselves to get too busy too blind too focused on themselves often scared to get involved/report things timely - to tuely see a lost lamb out of place.

Stand Clear of the Closing Doors
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  • $12.99
  • Genre: Drama
  • Released: 2014

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