House of Sand and Fog

2003 R 2h 6m DVD

House of Sand and Fog

2003 R 2h 6m DVD
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When her husband dumps her, emotionally unstable Kathy finds her house in the California hills seized in foreclosure and put up for auction. An exiled Iranian air force colonel buys Kathy's "dream" house, but Kathy's obsessed with getting it back.
Jennifer Connelly, Ben Kingsley, Ron Eldard, Frances Fisher, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Kim Dickens, Jonathan Ahdout, Navi Rawat
Vadim Perelman
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1
English, Spanish (Neutral), French
English: Dolby Digital 5.1, French: Dolby Digital 5.1
R - Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian. Contains some adult material. Parents are urged to learn more about the film before taking their young children with them.
age 17+
Common Sense rating OK for kids 17+
age 17+

Common Sense Note

Parents need to know that this movie has extreme, graphic, and tragic violence including murder, attempted and successful suicides, domestic abuse, and an accidental shooting. There are explicit sexual references and situations, including adultery and nudity. Characters drink and smoke, including an alcoholic character who ends a period of sobriety. Characters use very strong language and there are many harsh and painful confrontations.

Sexual Content

Explicit sexual references and situations, nudity, adultery.


Extreme and graphic violence, murder, suicide, accidental shooting. Many harsh and painful confrontations.


Very strong language.

Social Behavior


Not applicable

Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol

Drinking and smoking, character is an alcoholic.

  • Age appropriate
  • Not an issue
  • Depends on your child and your family
  • Parents strongly cautioned
  • Not appropriate for kids of the age

This information for parents is provided by Common Sense Media, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving kids' media lives.

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