AKA The Poker House. A dramatization of Lori Petty's teenage years spent in small town Iowa. Actress-turned-filmmaker Lori Petty makes her feature directorial debut with this period drama set in 1976. Lori tells her life story through the character of Agnes, a 14 year old aspiring basketball player with straight As. Agnes has 2 younger sisters who she tries to protect from the life her mother leads. Behind Closed Doors is a truly harrowing tale of a gruelling struggle for survival.