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A Doll's House (1973 Garland film)

A Doll's House is a 1973 British film, directed by Patrick Garland. It is based on Henrik Ibsen's play A Doll's House (1879).[1][2][3][4][5]

A Doll's House
US theatrical poster
Directed byPatrick Garland
Produced byHillard Elkins
Written byChristopher Hampton, from the play by Henrik Ibsen
StarringClaire Bloom
Anthony Hopkins
Music byJohn Barry
CinematographyArthur Ibbetson
Edited byJohn Glen
Distributed byEMI Films (UK)
Paramount Pictures (USA)
Release date
  • 22 May 1973 (1973-05-22) (US)
Running time
105 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom


Nora, the lead character, is married to the authoritarian and controlling Torvald Helmer. The couple have a reasonably happy relationship until past actions and outside forces cause Nora to realise her situation may not be as idyllic as she once thought.



  1. ^ Canby, Vincent. "A Doll s House (1973)". Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  2. ^ Lewis, Jone Johnson. "A Doll's House". Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. ^ "A Doll's House". Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  4. ^ Patow, Alex. "A Doll's House". Archived from the original on 12 March 2014. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  5. ^ Erickson, Glenn. "A Doll's House". Retrieved 12 March 2014.

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