• Door to Door (2002)

Door to Door

Release Date: 2002

DVD Release Date: December 24th, 2002

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

Bill Porter (William H. Macy), a man afflicted with cerebral palsy, is desperate to find a job despite his condition. He uses his sense of humor, determination and winning spirit to convince a manager to hire him as a door-to-door salesman for Watkins, a supplier of household items and baking products. Porter walks several miles every day on his sales route, eventually working his way into the hearts of his customers. This film is based on a true story.

Cast: William H. Macy, Kyra Sedgwick, Kathy Baker, Joel Brooks, Woody Jeffreys, Nancy Lenehan, Romy Rosemont, Eric Keenleyside

Director: Steven Schachter

Genres: Drama

Production Co: TNT Originals

Keywords: Heartwarming, 1970s, 1960s, Underdog, Rise, 1950s, 1990s, Inspiring, House, Mother, 1980s

Awards

Winner Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Winner Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Winner Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie
Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Winner Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Winner Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2003)