House of Sand and Fog | 2003

Directed by: Vadim Perelman

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Main Plot

An abandoned wife is evicted from her house and starts a tragic conflict with her house's new owners.


  • Jennifer Connelly's character in House of Sand and Fog is named Kathy Nicolo. She plays a struggling homeowner who loses her house.
  • Behrani, an Iranian immigrant, buys a house at an auction, leading to a conflict with Kathy, the former owner.
  • Ron Eldard's character in House of Sand and Fog is named Lester Burdon, who plays a key role in the plot.


In the conclusion of House of Sand and Fog, a series of tragic events unfold. Kathy is mistakenly evicted from her home, leading her to seek legal help. Meanwhile, Massoud, an Iranian immigrant, purchases the house at an auction. A violent confrontation ensues between Kathy and Massoud, resulting in Massoud's death. Kathy is arrested and sent to jail, while her house is sold to a wealthy couple. In the end, the consequences of their actions weigh heavily on both Kathy and the new owners, leaving a sense of despair and loss for all involved.