99 HOMES is a drama-thriller film directed by Ramin Bahrani (Goodbye Solo, At Any Price), and written by Bahrani and Amir Naderi. The film stars Andrew Garfield, Michael Shannon, Laura Dern, Noah Lomax, Tim Guinee, and Clancey Brown. It competed for the Golden Lion at the 71st Venice International Film Festival, and also screened in the Special Presentations section of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.
In this timely thriller, when single father Dennis Nash (Garfield) is evicted from his home, his only chance to win it back is to go to work for Rick Carver (Shannon), the charismatic and ruthless businessman who evicted him in the first place. It’s a deal-with-the-devil that provides security for his family; but as Nash falls deeper into Carver’s web, he finds his situation grows more brutal and dangerous than he ever imagined.