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House of Sand and Fog

A young woman is wrongly evicted from her home, and an ex-colonel in the Iranian army buys it in the hopes of selling it to make a profit and make his family's move to the U.S. successful. Neither of them is about to give up the house without a fight.

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  • "Maison de sable et de brume"@en
  • "Hiša peska in megle"
  • "Sisler evi"

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  • "Two strangers with conflicting pursuits of the American Dream engage in a fight for their hopes at any cost. What begins as a struggle over a rundown bungalow spirals into a clash that propels everyone involved toward a shocking resolution."
  • "A young woman is wrongly evicted from her home, and an ex-colonel in the Iranian army buys it in the hopes of selling it to make a profit and make his family's move to the U.S. successful. Neither of them is about to give up the house without a fight."@en
  • "À la suite d'une erreur bureaucratique, Kathy se retrouve expulsée de sa maison. Vendue aux enchères pour presque rien, sa demeure est achetée par un immigrant iranien qui souhaite offrir à sa femme et à son fils un avenir meilleur. Ce qui n'était pourtant qu'un litige légal devient une véritable confrontation personnelle."
  • "The humble house sits in a small yard but has views of the ocean. More importantly, it is a house that represents the American dream: no more than to displaced Iranian Colonel, Massoud Amir Behrani. He pours the remainder of his life savings into the purchase of the house."@en
  • "The humble house sits in a small yard but has views of the ocean. More importantly, it is a house that represents the American dream: no more than to displaced Iranian Colonel, Massoud Amir Behrani. He pours the remainder of his life savings into the purchase of the house."
  • ""[Story of] two strangers whose conflicting pursuits of the American Dream lead to a fight for their hopes at any cost. What begins as a struggle over a rundown bungalow spirals into a clash that propels everyone involved toward a shocking resolution"--Container."@en
  • ""[Story of] two strangers whose conflicting pursuits of the American Dream lead to a fight for their hopes at any cost. What begins as a struggle over a rundown bungalow spirals into a clash that propels everyone involved toward a shocking resolution"--Container."
  • "A humble house with ocean views represents the American dream to displaced Iranian Colonel, Massoud Amir Behrani. He pours the remainder of his life savings into the purchase of the house. However, the house is sold in error and the original owner, recovering addict Kathy Nicolo, is unjustly evicted. The conflict for ownership begins."
  • "When a former colonel of the Iranian Air Force and his family purchase a small California home at auction, they are faced with a great conflict as the former owner, who has wrongly lost the home, fights to get it back."
  • "When a former colonel of the Iranian Air Force and his family purchase a small California home at auction, they are faced with a great conflict as the former owner, who has wrongly lost the home, fights to get it back."@en
  • "A young woman is wrongly evicted from her home, and an ex-colonel in the Iranian army buys it in the hopes of selling it to make a profit, and make his family's move to the U.S. successful. Neither of them is about to give up the house without a fight."
  • "Two strangers with conflicting pursuits of the American Dream end up in a fight for their very hopes. What begins as a struggle over a rundown bungalow spirals into a clash that propels everyone involved toward a shocking resolution."@en
  • "Academy Award winners Ben Kingsley (Gandi) and Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind) deliver stunning performances as two strangers whose conflicting pursuits of the American Dream lead to a fight for their hopes at any cost. What begins as a struggle over a rundown bungalow spirals into a clash that propels everyone involved toward a shocking resolution. "A surprise ending that will leave you breathless!""@en
  • "Kathy gets evicted from her home for failing to pay a tax she never should have been charged to pay in the first place. The house is swiftly put up for auction and bought by a former military officer from Iran named Behrani. When legal efforts fail her, Kathy turns to a sympathetic cop who wants out of a loveless marriage and who is willing to step over legal boundaries if it might give him the fresh start he is so badly craving."@en
  • "Colonel Behrani is a once-wealthy Iranian immigrant who struggles for dignity while working low-wage jobs in America. Kathy Nicolo is a troubled young house cleaner striving to put her life in order. When Kathy's house is mistakenly put up for public auction-- and Behrani risks the last of his family fortune to buy it-- the two become enmeshed in a desperate conflict."
  • "Colonel Behrani is a once-wealthy Iranian immigrant who struggles for dignity while working low-wage jobs in America. Kathy Nicolo is a troubled young house cleaner striving to put her life in order. When Kathy's house is mistakenly put up for public auction-- and Behrani risks the last of his family fortune to buy it-- the two become enmeshed in a desperate conflict."@en
  • "Two strangers struggle in a comflicting pursuit of the American Dream which leads to a fight for their hopes at any cost. What begins as a struggle over a rundown bungalow spirals into a clash that propels everyone involved toward a shocking resolution."
  • "The stunning performance of two strangers whose conflicting pursuits of."@en
  • "When a young woman is evicted from her home for not paying her back taxes, she is thrown into conflict with the former owner, an Iranian immigrant with anger management problems. Slow moving but rewarding drama, that failed at the box office, despite theOscar nominations."
  • "After her husband leaves and her father dies Kathy finds herself unable to pay the property taxes. The house is auctioned and an Iranian immigrant and his family move in. Kathy digs her heels in and decides she will not go quietly and gets the new man in her life to help. This is the story of the battle for the house and the moral power struggle within..."
  • ""The humble house sits in a small yard but has views of the ocean, views to die for. More importantly, it is a house that represents the American dream: no more than to displaced Iranian Colonel, Massoud Amir Behrani. However, the house is sold in error, a bureaucratic bungle has left the original owner, recovering addict, Kath Nicolo, unjustly evicted and without power to stop the sale. So the conflict for ownership begins"--Container."
  • "Colonel Behrani is a once-wealthy Iranian immigrant who struggles for dignity while working low-wage jobs in America. Kathy Nicolo is a troubled young house cleaner striving to put her life in order. When Kathy's house is mistakenly put up for public auction--and Behrani risks the last of his family fortune to buy it--the two become enmeshed in a desperate conflict."@en
  • "Colonel Behrani is a once-wealthy Iranian immigrant who struggles for dignity while working low-wage jobs in America. Kathy Nicolo is a troubled young house cleaner striving to put her life in order. When Kathy's house is mistakenly put up for public auction--and Behrani risks the last of his family fortune to buy it--the two become enmeshed in a desperate conflict."
  • "Als de uit Iran gevluchte Massoud Amir Behrani een prachtig huis voor weinig geld koopt, blijkt de vorige eigenaresse onterecht onteigend te zijn."
  • "Als de uit Iran gevluchte Massoud Amir Behrani een prachtig huis voor weinig geld koopt, blijkt de vorige eigenaresse onterecht onteigend te zijn en er ontbrandt een strijd om het huis."
  • "Tras un error burocrático que provoca un desahucio y la puesta en subasta del inmueble, Kathy Nicolo (Jennifer Connelly), tendrá que abandonar su residencia en California, la cual será ambicionada por Massoud Amir Behrani, un ex oficial del ejercito iraní que anhela conseguir el sueño americano en los estados Unidos, Kathy luchará con todos los medios para intentar recuperar lo que era suyo."
  • "Feature film from the USA. Drama. Colonel Behrani, an Iranian immigrant struggling to finance his daughter's wedding and son's education, hopes to make a profit on a house he bought at auction from which a depressed ex-addict was wrongly evicted."
  • "Une femme, abandonnée par son ami, alcoolique et ruinée, vend sa maison à un vieux colonel iranien à la retraite..."
  • "Massoud Amir Behrani (Ben Kingsley) ist ein Emigrant aus dem Iran, der sich nach der Hochzeit seiner Tochter mit dem letzten ersparten Geld ein Haus kaufen will. Durch eine Zwangsversteigerung kommt er zu einem netten kleinen Bungalow in Nordkalifornien und sein Traum scheint sich zu erfüllen. In dem Haus wohnte aber zuvor Kathy (Jennifer Connelly), und die will das Haus, das ihr aufgrund eines juristischen Formfehlers von der Bank weggenommen wurde, nicht aufgeben. Die beiden beginnen einen erbitterten Streit um das Haus, der immer mehr zu eskalieren droht."
  • "Three people are drawn to the same Californian house in a quest to meet their various goals."

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  • "House of Sand and Fog"@en
  • "House of Sand and Fog"
  • "House Of Sand And Fog; Based On The Book By Andre Dubus; Screenplay By Vadim Perelman & Shawn Lawrence Otto; Director: Vadim Perelman; Starring: Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley, Ron Eldard, Frances Fisher, Kim Dickens"
  • "House of sand and fog (drama/romance)"
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  • "The house of sand and fog"
  • "House Of Sand And Fog (DVD)"
  • "House of sand and fog"
  • "House of sand and fog"@en
  • "House of sand and fog Hiša peska in megle"
  • "House Of Sand And Fog"
  • "House of sand and fog Maison de sable et de brume"
  • "House of sand and fog Maison de sable et de brume"@en
  • "House of sand and fog (Motion picture)"@en
  • "House of sand and fog (Motion picture)"
  • "Maison de sable et de brume"

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