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Snake's Fang (1990)

Dandan-e-mar (original title)
Reza, the veteran worker of a print house whose sight is adversely affected because of his job, loses his mother. Finding the gloom reigning over the home beyond bearing, he departs to ... See full summary »

Director:

Masud Kimiai

Writers:

Masud Kimiai, Ahmad Talebinezhad (sketch)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Faramarz Sadighi Faramarz Sadighi ... Reza
Golchehre Sajadieh Golchehre Sajadieh ... Zivar
Ahmad Najafi Ahmad Najafi ... Ahmad
Hassan Rafi'i Hassan Rafi'i
Jalal Moghadam Jalal Moghadam ... Jalal
Nosratallah Karimi Nosratallah Karimi
Mohammad Abdollahi Mohammad Abdollahi
Abbas Ghajar Abbas Ghajar
Mohammad Vali Ahmadloo Mohammad Vali Ahmadloo
Shahed Ahmadloo Shahed Ahmadloo ... Eyni
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Reza Khandan Reza Khandan ... Taghi
Nersi Korkia Nersi Korkia ... Abdol
Fariba Kowsari Fariba Kowsari ... Fatemeh
Hossein Memarzade Hossein Memarzade ... (voice)
Saeed Pirdust Saeed Pirdust ... Jamal
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Storyline

Reza, the veteran worker of a print house whose sight is adversely affected because of his job, loses his mother. Finding the gloom reigning over the home beyond bearing, he departs to overcome his sorrows. He ends up at a hostel where he shares his room with a southern guy called Ahmad who has a group of orphan war-stricken children under his wing. After the initial inkling gives way to the friendship, Reza discovers that Ahmad's patron plies his trade in black-market. At the same time, Reza's sister is constantly beaten and humiliated by her husband for being infertile... Written by Ramin S. Khanjani

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Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller | War

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Details

Official Sites:

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Country:

Iran

Language:

Persian | English

Release Date:

15 October 1990 (Iran) See more »

Also Known As:

Snake's Fang See more »

Filming Locations:

Tehran, Iran See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kadr Film See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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In 1991, this was the first Iranian film to participate in an important international competition, the Berlin Film Festival. See more »

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