Invitation to Dinner 2003

8.1 /10
56 Reviews

Rate This Movie:

Homa Yeganeh, a journalist,is the only witness of a carpet store robbery. She takes pictures of the thieves. The thieves notice her and start looking for her but they don't find her.A young agent named Ghorbani is the pursuit officer.. When Ghorbani goes to the carpet store, she meets Homa . Homa shows Mr. Derakhshan, the owner of the carpet store, the pictures. The thieves find out where Homa lives and search for the pictures but they can't find them. It turns out that Homa's pictures aren't vivid and the thieves who have been informed of this, start doing crimes again, freely. Ghorbani who is suspicious of Derakhshan, keeps an eye on him Soon, one of the thieves is arrested. Homa is the only one who can recognise him, so the life of her and her mother's is at risk. Ghorbani suggests that they go to her father's villa in one of the northern cities, and they do so, but the criminals find her anyway and decide to kill them. Ghorbani shows up right in time to save Homa, but Derakhshan is murdered by the leader of the gang, Aghakhan.

Invitation to Dinner [poster]
Persian Title:

دعوت به شام

English Title:

Invitation to Dinner

Persian Title in English:

Davat be Sham

Director(s):

Davoud Movaseghi,

Writer(s):

Genres:

Drama,

Related Date:

2003

Run Time:

1h29'

Posters (1)

Invitation to Dinner [poster]

All Photos (1)

Invitation to Dinner [poster]
The Last Hit
The Last Hit (1993)

In one of the border villages of Sistan and Balochistan, Laluk and Khorshid who are deeply in love, are planning to begin their common life together after passing numerous obstacles along their way. Meanwhile, Shokouhi,...

Run Time: 1h29' . Release: 1993

Categories: Feature,

Director: Davoud Movaseghi,

Cast: Mohammad Abhari, Pardis Afkari, Behzad Azizpour, Gholamali Barjasteh, Moharamali Basim,

Director of Photography: Parviz Malekzadeh,

Cast Away
Cast Away (2004)

A village girl goes to Tehran to avoid a compulsory mariage., but capricious men make her become mentally unstable.

Release: 2004

Categories: Feature,

Director: Davoud Movaseghi,

Cast: Mehdi Aminikhah, Sam Derakhshani, Sharareh Doroshti, Hassan Raziani, Amrollah Saberi,

Director of Photography: Mojtaba Rahimi,

The Respectable Suitor
The Respectable Suitor (2008)

Ahmad Moradi and Akhtar were supposed to marry each other 40 years ago when they were both young, but Akhtar’s family didn’t approve of her marriage with Ahmad at that time,. Now, after four decades of living abroad, Mo...

Run Time: 1h1' . Release: 2008

Categories: Feature,

Director: Davoud Movaseghi,

Cast: Mohammad Abhari, Farhad Ayeesh, Mohammad Bahrololumi, Gohar Kheirandish, Marzieh Khoshtarash,

Director of Photography: Gholamreza Allahyari,

Jamil
Jamil (1988)

In 1960s, Smith who is the head of international marine transportation company in Bandar-e-Abbas, expands his influence and domination in different aspects, so no one can protest him. Using intimidation and violence, any...

Release: 1988

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ahmad Bakhshi,

Cast: Mohammad Abhari, Saeed Amirsoleimani, Mahmoud Basiri, Mahboubeh Bayat, Behloos Beyt Younan,

Director of Photography: Karim Davami, Fereydoun Reypour,

Friends
Friends (2000)

Siamak has been in prison for years because of a frame-up accusation of embezzlement. Now that he is released, he and Behrouz, his prior cellmate, promise to help each other reach their goals and dreams. First of all, th...

Run Time: 1h31' . Release: 2000

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ali Shah Hatami,

Cast: Mohammad Adeli, Mahnaz Afshar, Majid Alizadeh, Majid Amanizadeh, Mahmoud Azizi,

Director of Photography: Reza Banki,

The Key to Marriage
The Key to Marriage (1997)

An adolescent acts as a suitor for the thirteenth time. Having some experiences of the past, he tries to succeed one last time by solving all the problems and providing all the necessary things. But the adolescent faces...

Run Time: 1h24' . Release: 1997

Categories: Feature,

Director: Davoud Movaseghi,

Cast: Saeed Aghakhani, Reza Attaran, Farrokhlegha Houshmand, Alireza Khamseh, Hamid Lolaei,

Director of Photography: Hossein Maleki,

The Trap
The Trap (1995)

Ahmad is a fisherman and the police is looking for him because he's a suspect of a murder case. He leaves his hometown and runs away to Tehran. He gets inadvertently in the way of a group of drug dealers and he's arreste...

Run Time: 1h37' . Release: 1995

Categories: Feature,

Director: Jalal Mehrban,

Cast: Kazem Afrandnia, Javad Bazyaran, Marjaneh Deldar Golchin, Amirabbas Ghajar, Firouz Ghasemi,

Director of Photography: Ali Sadeghi,

Kanimanga
Kanimanga (1987)

An Iraqi aircraft crashes in the western mountains of Iran (Kani Manga Heights), and a number of airborne commandos are sent there to arrest the pilot. At the same time, Iraqi forces and the hireling Kurds come to save t...

Run Time: 1h55' . Release: 1987

Categories: Feature,

Director: Seyfollah Dad,

Cast: Kazem Afrandnia, Nemat Afsharian, Abdolreza Akbari, Faramarz Gharibian, Aziz Hatami,

Director of Photography: Jamshid Alvandi,

The Last Chance
The Last Chance (1989)

In a village with Arab residents near Khoozestan a number of explosions occur which scare the villagers. Later it's figured out that the reason behind these explosions is that the enemies worried about the Islamic revolu...

Run Time: 1h38' . Release: 1989

Categories: Feature,

Director: Parviz Taeidi,

Cast: Rahim Abbaszadeh, Kazem Afrandnia, Mohammad Albufish, Reza Albufish, Khaled Arab,

Director of Photography: Farajollah Heydari,

Mr. Demarche
Mr. Demarche (1991)

Before the Islamic revolution, the reporter of a local newspaper tries to discover the crimes and embezzlement of the city authorities. The mayor resists by his influence and using his men. A new prefect comes and helps...

Run Time: 1h33' . Release: 1991

Categories: Feature,

Director: Khosro Masoumi,

Cast: Mohammad Abhari, Abdolreza Akbari, Siamak Atlasi, Esmaeel Davarfar, Akbar Doudkar Haghighi,

Director of Photography: Alireza Zarrindast,