A middleaged couple, living in divorce, is forced to spend three month in their house, which belongs jointly to them. They both try to use exactly one half of the house, but this only leads... See full summary »

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Jordan Blake
Pat Delaney ...
Bitsy Blake
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Jessica
Kaz Garas ...
Artie
Mary Grace Canfield ...
Thelma
Angus Duncan ...
Craig
Helen Lang ...
Model
Orville Sherman ...
Marriage counselor
Preston Hanson ...
Judge (as Preston Hansen)
James Bacon ...
Jordan's client
Iris Korn ...
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Renee Aubry ...
Jill
Alice Backes ...
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Jack Bruskoff ...
Second house buyer
Pauline Drake ...
Second house buyer's wife
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A middleaged couple, living in divorce, is forced to spend three month in their house, which belongs jointly to them. They both try to use exactly one half of the house, but this only leads to "funny" and "dramatic" situations. In the end they bury the hatchet. Written by Andreas Pieper

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The audience for this movie was so small that when the song "A World That Never Was" was nominated for an Academy Award, song writers Paul Francis Webster and Sammy Fain hired publicist Michael B. Druxman to set up an 800-number so that Academy voters could call in and hear Fain's demo recording of the song. See more »

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A World That Never Was
Music by Sammy Fain
Words by Paul Francis Webster
Sung by Susie Brabeau
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Obscure, third class light comedy
21 January 1999 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

HALF A HOUSE is an obscure, third class light comedy with only a few fairly funny situations. This absolutely inconspicuous movie is interesting neither for trash fans nor the average moviegoer. Anthony Eisley proves in this tired sitcom again, showing talent for comedy, that he is a much better actor than his filmography might suggest.


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