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R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
A man (Josh Hamilton) and his fiancee (Tori Spelling) visit his warped clan, complete with dark mansion and incestuous twin sister (Parker Posey).

Cast: Parker Posey , Josh Hamilton , Tori Spelling , Freddie Prinze Jr. , Geneviève Bujold , Rachael Leigh Cook ,

Director: Mark Waters

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

House Of Yes (1997)

Release Date: October 10th, 1997|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • Stylized dialogue tends to play awkwardly onscreen -- we're conditioned to naturalistic conversation in films -- and Waters, who makes his feature directing debut with The House of Yes, fails to create an emotional tone or attitude to match the characters' goofy repartee. show more

  • With its Rocky Horror meets Camelot aura, this little black movie reeks of self-satisfied smugness and pretentious perversity as only a Sundance Festival favorite can -- especially one that squanders the considerable quirky charms of indie-film darling Parker Posey. [10Oct1997 pg 04.D] show more

  • The House of Yes is what happens when a film takes the dysfunctional family melodrama to its farthest reaches. It's a bold, gutsy movie that's definitely not for everyone. show more

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Cinematical Movie Club: The House of Yes

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Monika Bartyzel on November 22, 2010

Welcome to Cinematical Movie Club, your weekly chance to watch great films and chat about them with fellow readers every Monday night. There are those who like to chide the moments when theater...

Cinematical Movie Club Alert: Celebrate Thanksgiving with 'The House of Yes'

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