actor: Shohreh Aghdashloo

The Promise

April 21, 2017
"The Promise" is a gripping and dramatic film enhanced by powerful performances from the lead actors, particularly Oscar Isaac as Armenian Mikael Boghosian, Christian Bale as American journalist Chris Myers, and Charlotte Le Bon as Ana Khesarian, the woman both Mikael and Chris are in love with. [...]

The Stoning of Soraya M.

August 7, 2009
This is a difficult movie to watch, especially the ending. You basically watch a woman as she is stoned to death. The viewer vividly sees the stones striking her, the graphic bloodshed, and all the rest of it is there on the screen. Soraya (Mozhan MarnĂ²) had been abused by her husband before this, [...]

The Lake House

June 16, 2006
I really enjoy watching Sandra Bullock on the screen no matter what kind of film she is in. Even though her character in "The Lake House" is morose and seemingly totally unhappy, I still enjoyed her performance. I have never seen a film directed by Alejandro Agresti and I think I will see more by [...]