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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
John Turturro
Maria Bello
Timothy Hutton
Johnny Depp
Directors
David Koepp
Screenwriters
David Koepp
Stephen King
Running Time
96 minutes

Secret Window
Stephen King, David Koepp, Depp, Turturro - it's gotta be good, right?


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Plot
As if a collapsing marriage isn't enough, isolated writer Mort Rainey (Depp) is confronted by what seems to be a deranged competitor sporting an equally deranged hat (Turturro), claiming he stole one of his stories.


Verdict
The presence of the sublime Depp will be enough to get Secret Window noticed, but even his latest set of rattling eccentricities is not enough to energise this deadbeat parlour trick.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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