• The Keeping Room (2015)

The Keeping Room

Release Date: September 25th, 2015

R |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

During the waning days of the Civil War, two Southern sisters (Brit Marling, Hailee Steinfeld) and a slave (Muna Otaru) must defend themselves against two Union Army soldiers.

Cast: Brit Marling, Hailee Steinfeld, Muna Otaru, Sam Worthington, Kyle Soller, Nicholas Pinnock, Ned Dennehy, Amy Nuttall

Director: Daniel Barber

Genres: Thriller , Western , Historical drama

Production Co: Anonymous Content, Gilbert Films, Wind Dancer Productions

Keywords: Amusing, Transformation, Sister

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Molly EichelPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The Keeping Room looks at the brutality of humanity. show more

  • 75
    Roger MooreMovie Nation

    The finale Barber and actress-turned-screenwriter Julia Hart deliver is righteously, remorselessly satisfying. show more

  • 50
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    What might have looked intriguing on paper appears to have been largely pared away in the artsy mannerisms and loaded silences of Brit director Daniel Barber’s self-consciously elliptical treatment. show more

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