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Life as a House (2001)

R 2001-10-26 (US) Drama 2h 5m
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When a man is diagnosed with terminal cancer, he takes custody of his misanthropic teenage son, for whom quality time means getting high, engaging in small-time prostitution, and avoiding his father.

  1. Irwin Winkler


  2. Mark Andrus


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  1. Kevin Kline

    Kevin Kline

    George Monroe

  2. Hayden Christensen

    Hayden Christensen

    Sam Monroe

  3. Kristin Scott Thomas

    Kristin Scott Thomas

    Robin Kimball

  4. Jena Malone

    Jena Malone

    Alyssa Beck

  5. Mary Steenburgen

    Mary Steenburgen

    Colleen Beck

  6. Ian Somerhalder

    Ian Somerhalder


  7. Jamey Sheridan

    Jamey Sheridan

    Peter Kimball

  8. Scott Bakula

    Scott Bakula

    Officer Kurt Walker

  9. Sandra Nelson

    Sandra Nelson


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