Movies A-Z | Celebs | SiteMap | DVD | Advanced Search
   Home
 
   Movie Database News    In Theaters    Coming Soon    Future Movies    BoxOffice     Trailers     Scripts     Wallpapers     Directory  
  Home -

Havet (2002) - movie overview

Havet (2002)

User Rating
62%
(6 votes)
OverviewCommentsDVDsTrailersForumProduction InfoAdd to MyMovies 

Quotes (1)
Trivia (2)
Plot Description
Soundtrack
Wallpapers
Shooting Locations
Popularity

Original title:


Release Date
• USA: May 23, 2003
DVD Release Date
• R1: Sep 30, 2003

Official Website:
Havet Website

MPAA Rating
R

Running Time
1 hour, 49 minutes

Country Iceland, France, Norway

Studio Palm Pictures

More info on IMDb.com

Other Titles
• Havet (2002)

• The Sea



Sign up for our Newsletter!
Movie news in your email:

Your Name:

Your E-Mail Address:



Genre: Drama, Experimental

Tagline: The truth lies beneath the surface

Plot: The Sea is a family drama set in a remote fishing village in Iceland. The whole existence of the village is based upon the local fisheries, but new economic realities are slowly eroding that foundation. The aging owners of small fishing boats are selling their fishing quotas to larger companies in other parts of the country and therefore the local processing plants have less work to offer and the community suffers.

Thordur, the ruthless patriarch of the main fishing company in the village, refuses to give in. His stand is that the benefits of greater efficiency can only come at the unacceptable cost of closing his plant and thus closing down the village. But while he's delivering sermons along those lines he also makes an aside about how the only people willing to work at his plant are foreign migrant labourers, so it is not really clear what he wants to save. But save it he does. However he also realizes that he is aging and his preferences might become moot in a heartbeat or lack thereof. The therefore decides to summon his children home, hoping to put his house in order.

He has three children. Haraldur the oldest has been minding the shop in the fishing plant, but he is weak willed and not really up to the job. To make matters worse he is in constant financial difficulties

More Plot Descriptions



Watch
trailer


         

   Discussion forum for this movie
Thread Replies Last Post
There are no discussion threads for this movie yet...

Start a new discussion about this movie.

 Trailers

International Trailer

[Quicktime] (Large)

Official Trailer

[Quicktime] (Large)

[Windows Media] (Large)

[Windows Media] (Small)



[RealMedia] (Large)

[RealMedia] (Small)

  Submit a trailer link

 Directed by
 Written by
 Cast
Sven Nordin
Me, My Friend and I, Folk flest bor i Kina, Elsk meg i morgen
[more]
 Music By



 Recommended Movies
Movie Title Agree Disagree
Interiors (1978)
Celebration, The (1998)
Mifune's Last Song (1999)
Eulogy (2004)
Son, The (2002)

Help us improve these results!
Mark the movies you think are similar by putting a checkmark under 'Agree' and hit Submit. Leave blank those you are not sure about.


Mooviees.com is not the official site for this film.
All editorial views and opinions expressed here are for entertainment purposes only. <>



DVD | Home | BoxOffice | All Celebs | All Movies | Release Schedule | In Production | In Theaters
Coming Soon | Future Movies | Trailers | Scripts | Wallpapers | Directory | Advanced Search | Knihy
Copyright ©2002 Mooviees.com All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.