Whirlpool 1982

8.1 /10
56 Reviews

Rate This Movie:

Akbar, loses his job and goes addicted due to financial and mental problems. His wife Aghdas works as a maid to earn money. A young man called Esmaeil who is a drug dealer, is working for men who deceive the wives and daughters of men in need.. He meets Akbar's daughter, Fatemeh. Akbar who is now deeply addicted, accepts submissively exchange his daughter with drugs.

Persian Title:

گرداب

Persian Title in English:

Gerdab

Director(s):

Hossein Davani,

Writer(s):

Related Date:

1982

Posters (0)

All Photos (0)

Thunderbolt
Thunderbolt (1985)

Hasan Daryayi, an employee in the ministry of Justice, has a traditional and rural background. He has been living for ten years with his mother who is a religious and conformist old woman. Hasan meets Azar in Tehran an...

Run Time: 1h33' . Release: 1985

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ziaeddin Dori,

Cast: Mohsen Aslani, Enayatollah Bakhshi, Kazem Balouchi, Mohammad Haj Hosseini, Farzaneh Kaboli,

Director of Photography: Mehrdad Fakhimi,

Mr. Naïve (Mr. Gullible)
Mr. Naïve (Mr. Gullible) (1970)

A simple and naive village man comes to Tehran to find a suitable wife. In Tehran, he meets a whore and thinking he has found his ideal wife, asks her to marry him. Soon, he finds out the truth but does not refrain from...

Run Time: 2h0' . Release: 1970

Categories: Feature,

Director: Dariush Mehrjui,

Cast: Enayatollah Bakhshi, Esmaeel Davarfar, Ezzatollah Entezami, Mohammadali Keshavarz, Fakhri Khorvash,

Director of Photography: Hooshang Baharloo,

The Chess Game of the Wind
The Chess Game of the Wind (1976)

At the beginning of the 20th century, Khanom Bozorg, who is a wealthy member of the family dies and her wealth is inherited to her paralyzed daughter, Khanom Kouchak. There is a struggle between her stepfather and her ne...

Run Time: 1h30' . Release: 1976

Categories: Feature,

Director: Mohammadreza Aslani,

Cast: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Shahram Golchinfar, Mohammadali Keshavarz, Fakhri Khorvash, Hamid Ta'ati,

Director of Photography: Hooshang Baharloo,

The Affection Whisper
The Affection Whisper (1980)

A woman who is living a poor life with her son, remarries.. The stepfather leads the son, who loves school , to robbery. His teacher tries to show him the right way. , stuck in a dilemma, can't choose and commits suicide...

Run Time: 1h33' . Release: 1980

Categories: Feature,

Director: Amir Shervan,

Cast: Gholamhossein Bahmanyar, Mohammadali Keshavarz, Fakhri Khorvash, Ali Miri, Sara Parkhideh,

Director of Photography: Maziar Parto,

Shooting Star
Shooting Star (1985)

During the 1979 revolution and the following war, a teenager who wants to fight, can't get a gun. In the meanwhile, during an enemy attack, he gets a gun and grenades, and showing great bravery and sacrifice, kills man...

Run Time: 1h40' . Release: 1985

Categories: Feature,

Director: Sirus Kashaninejad,

Cast: Mohammadali Keshavarz, Fakhri Khorvash, Ali Mahzoun, Jamshid Mashayekhi, Mohammad Nadali,

Director of Photography: Firouz Malekzadeh,

Legion
Legion (1998)

The funeral of the head of a family, Farzad, is being held years before the revolution. Faramak, his 30-year-old son, has returned to Iran after fifteen years of living in the United States. Katy, the last wife of Farzad...

Run Time: 1h50' . Release: 1998

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ziaeddin Dori,

Cast: Masoomeh Aghajani, Fereydoun Azma, Dariush Boroumand, Saeed Dabirzadeh, Ahmad Damved,

Director of Photography: Mehrdad Fakhimi, Farzin Khosro Shahi,

Flight in the Cage
Flight in the Cage (1980)

A boy from a wealthy family falls in love with his housewife's daughter. This results in their parent's objection so they decide to flee. Finally, the lovers die inadvertently by eating poisonous food that the boy's f...

Run Time: 1h44' . Release: 1980

Categories: Feature,

Director: Habib Kavosh,

Cast: Enayatollah Bakhshi, Farzaneh Davoudi, Manouchehr Farid, Saeed Kangarani, Fakhri Khorvash,

Director of Photography: Reza Banki,

Bloody Season (The Season of Blood)
Bloody Season (The Season of Blood) (1981)

Amoo Torab who is a fisherman in Bandar-e Anzali, is wanted by SAVAK because of his political activities. He gets arrested and is again released after a while. He goes to his old friend, Seyyed, who is a porter in Band...

Run Time: 1h55' . Release: 1981

Categories: Feature,

Director: Habib Kavosh,

Cast: Pari Amir Hamzeh, Azam Chatrnour, Amirhosseinkhan Darshahri, Nazi Hassani, Saeed Kangarani,

Director of Photography: Reza Banki,

Night of the Hunchback
Night of the Hunchback (1964)

During a dinner ,a bone has stuck in the throat of a hunchback member of an acting crew, at the end of one of their performances by accident , and everybody thinks he's dead. After this incident, the hunchback's corpse c...

Run Time: 1h31' . Release: 1964

Categories: Feature,

Director: Farrokh Ghaffari,

Cast: Farhang Amiri, Farrokh Ghaffari, Zakaria Hashemi, Farrokhlegha Houshmand, Reza Houshmand,

Director of Photography: Petros Palian,

Once Upon a Time in Tehran
Once Upon a Time in Tehran (1999)

In the early 40's, after his first visit to Turkey, Reza Shah who was impressed by the fact that Ataturk knew the population of his country ordered a census. In order for the census to properly work out, everyone had to...

Release: 1999

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ali Hatami,

Cast: Reza Abdi, Afsar Asadi, Manouchehr Azari, Roghayeh Chehreh Azad, Ezzatollah Entezami,

Director of Photography: Mehrdad Fakhimi, Maziar Parto,