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1. Dafnis kai Hloi (1931)

68 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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In Lesvos, shepherd Lamonas someday finds an abandoned baby boy suckling a goat and adopts it, and names him Daphnis. Around the same time, another shepherd, Dryantas, finds too an ... See full summary »

Director: Orestis Laskos | Stars: Apollon Marsyas, Loucy Matli, Giannis Avlonitis, Grigoris Georgiadis

Votes: 64

2. Koinoniki sapila (1932)

62 min | Drama

7.1
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A poor university student, Ntinos Vristhenis, has abandoned his studies due to financial difficulties and is searching for a job. He is hired as an actor in a troupe, where he meets and ... See full summary »

Director: Stelios Tatasopoulos | Stars: Stelios Tatasopoulos, Danai Grizou, Tasos Kefalas, Joly Garbi

Votes: 28

3. Crustalo (1932)

95 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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It is the third film in a row of the type that much later on was called "fustanella (Greek kilt)", following Gkolfo by Bachatoris (1914) and Astero by Gaziadis (1929). It is based on the ... See full summary »

Directors: Ilias Paraskevas, Dimitris Tsakiris | Stars: Dimitris Tsakiris, Nina Afentaki, Manos Katrakis, Sofia Dorival

Votes: 19

1932

4. Oi Germanoi xanarhontai... (1948)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Theodoros, a quiet and modest man, is disappointed and embittered by the civil war that plagues Greece after WWII and one day while falling asleep sees a nightmare. In the dream Hitler is ... See full summary »

Director: Alekos Sakellarios | Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Nitsa Tsaganea, Ilia Livykou, Marina Smyrnaki

Votes: 402

5. O methystakas (1950)

105 min | Drama

7.6
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After losing his son in WW2, a poor cobbler has become a drunkard and laughing stock of the whole neighborhood, besetting his daughter. When his daughter falls in love with a rich young man... See full summary »

Director: Yorgos Tzavellas | Stars: Orestis Makris, Dimitris Horn, Billy Konstadopoulou, Athanasia Moustaka

Votes: 217

6. Pikro psomi (1951)

83 min | Drama

7.6
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Lymberis, a poor builder, has three sons: disabled Antonis, who lost both his hands during the German occupation, from a grenade explosion, bad-tempered Giagos, desperately seeking for a ... See full summary »

Director: Grigoris Grigoriou | Stars: Eleni Zafeiriou, Inta Hristinaki, Michalis Nikolopoulos, Alkis Papas

Votes: 31

7. Mavri gi (1952)

75 min | Drama

7.5
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A young emerald miner is in love with a girl but doesn't ask her to marry him because he cannot support her financially.

Director: Stelios Tatasopoulos | Stars: Giorgos Foundas, Sofi Lila, Tassos Kyriakopoulos, Manolis Spyropoulos

Votes: 16

8. The Barefoot Battalion (1953)

Approved | 89 min | Drama, War

7.2
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Released in the USA as "The Barefoot Battalion", this is the story of a besieged country in wartime and the effect of such on the children. Told in flashback by a young man after the war, ... See full summary »

Director: Gregg G. Tallas | Stars: Maria Costi, Nikos Fermas, Vasilios Frangedakis, Antonios Voulgaris

Votes: 131

9. Magiki polis (1954)

80 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Kosmas, a young man living in the slums, constantly tries to make ends meet, hoping for a better day. Because of debts, he gets tangled up in smuggling. His morals are tested and he tries to find a way out.

Director: Nikos Koundouros | Stars: Giorgos Foundas, Margarita Papageorgiou, Stephanos Stratigos, Thanasis Vengos

Votes: 186

10. Stella (1955)

90 min | Drama, Romance

8.1
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The story of a young, wild woman who doesn't want to compromise and settle down. Stella is a restless, rebellious Greek woman who plays with men and enjoys her life as much as she can. But ... See full summary »

Director: Mihalis Kakogiannis | Stars: Melina Mercouri, Giorgos Foundas, Alekos Alexandrakis, Hristina Kalogerikou

Votes: 1,974

11. Istoria mias kalpikis liras (1955)

127 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Four stories, humorous, romantic or dramatic, are linked by a counterfeit gold sovereign. It is made by the honest engraver in the first story, seduced by the charms of a young widow, and ... See full summary »

Director: Yorgos Tzavellas | Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Ilia Livykou, Mimis Fotopoulos, Sperantza Vrana

Votes: 1,912

12. The Ogre of Athens (1956)

103 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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A peaceful, frightened little man is mistakenly identified as "the dragon", a notorious criminal at large. He briefly and reluctantly rules the underworld until they realize their mistake.

Director: Nikos Koundouros | Stars: Dinos Iliopoulos, Margarita Papageorgiou, Giannis Argyris, Thanasis Vengos

Votes: 1,240

13. To koritsi me ta mavra (1956)

100 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Marina's sister drowned herself, her brother is both headstrong and weak, and her widowed mother has a reputation for sleeping around. Plus, Marina, who's family was rich before the war, is... See full summary »

Director: Mihalis Kakogiannis | Stars: Ellie Lambeti, Dimitris Horn, Eleni Zafeiriou, Stephanos Stratigos

Votes: 734

14. Kyriakatiko xypnima (1954)

95 min | Comedy, Romance

7.7
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Mina is a charming salesgirl. She buys a lottery ticket, but she finds out soon that it has been stolen from her. Pavlos, a married lawyer, enamored with her, helps her to track down the ... See full summary »

Director: Mihalis Kakogiannis | Stars: Ellie Lambeti, Dimitris Horn, Giorgos Pappas, Tasso Kavadia

Votes: 410

15. To teleftaio psema (1958)

112 min | Drama

7.9
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A daughter discovers her wealthy family is actually on the verge of bankruptcy and decides to charm a millionaire for his money in marriage. Soon she is torn between living a lie and keeping up appearances.

Director: Mihalis Kakogiannis | Stars: Ellie Lambeti, Athena Michaelidou, Eleni Zafeiriou, Giorgos Pappas

Votes: 450

16. Mia zoi tin ehoume (1958)

111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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A bank teller discovers an accounting error and becomes rich

Director: Yorgos Tzavellas | Stars: Yvonne Sanson, Dimitris Horn, Vasilis Avlonitis, Hristos Tsaganeas

Votes: 1,103

17. Never on Sunday (1960)

Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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An American scholar in Greece sets about improving the prostitute with whom he is infatuated.

Director: Jules Dassin | Stars: Melina Mercouri, Jules Dassin, Giorgos Foundas, Titos Vandis

Votes: 4,340

18. To potami (1960)

110 min | Adventure, Drama

7.3
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Four different stories taking place at border river between two enemy states.

Director: Nikos Koundouros | Stars: Titos Vandis, Anestis Vlahos, Giorgos Emirzas, Takis Emmanuel

Votes: 66

19. Antigoni (1961)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama

7.2
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Antigone defies her uncle's decree that her traitorous brother should go unburied and therefore find no rest in the afterlife; however, her actions have tragic consequences.

Director: Yorgos Tzavellas | Stars: Irene Papas, Manos Katrakis, Maro Kodou, Nikos Kazis

Votes: 481

20. Phaedra (1962)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama

7.1
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The powerful Greek shipowner and constructor Thanos proposes to marry Phaedra during the baptism of a ship with her name. Phaedra, who is the daughter of Thanos'greatest competitor, is a ... See full summary »

Director: Jules Dassin | Stars: Melina Mercouri, Anthony Perkins, Raf Vallone, Elizabeth Ercy

Votes: 1,126

21. Young Aphrodites (1963)

88 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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During a merciless drought, the brute nature of man and the delicate essence of the woman will yield under the omnipotence of the carnal instinct.

Director: Nikos Koundouros | Stars: Eleni Prokopiou, Takis Emmanuel, Kleopatra Rota, Vangelis Ioannidis

Votes: 578

22. Ouranos (1962)

TV-14 | 87 min | Drama, War

7.3
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Two stories set in northern Greece during World War II.

Director: Takis Kanellopoulos | Stars: Aimilia Pitta, Faidon Georgitsis, Takis Emmanuel, Eleni Zafeiriou

Votes: 121

23. To bloko (1965)

74 min | Drama, War

7.6
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A night of 1944 the Germans capture a black marketeer in Kokkinia and pushing him to inform against the Resistance, otherwise will execute him.

Director: Adonis Kyrou | Stars: Xenia Kalogeropoulou, Alexandra Ladikou, Giannis Fertis, Kostas Kazakos

Votes: 77

24. I de gyni na fovitai ton andra (1965)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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An unmarried couple in the strict Greek society of the 60s.

Director: Yorgos Tzavellas | Stars: Maro Kodou, Giorgos Konstadinou, Despo Diamantidou, Stavros Xenidis

Votes: 1,345

25. Ekdromi (1966)

85 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.3
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The love story between a captain's wife and his sergeant which has a tragic ending.

Director: Takis Kanellopoulos | Stars: Lili Papayanni, Kostas Karagiorgis, Angelos Antonopoulos, Dimitris Gakidis

Votes: 79

26. The Fear (1966)

102 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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In this disturbing family drama, a prosperous middle-aged farmer takes up gambling and whoring at the expense of his devoted second wife. Meanwhile, his son the pervert becomes fascinated ... See full summary »

Director: Kostas Manoussakis | Stars: Elli Fotiou, Anestis Vlahos, Spiros Focás, Elena Nathanail

Votes: 137

27. ...mehri to ploio (1966)

89 min | Drama

7.2
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A gruff highlander leaves his village and heads to the town and harbor where he will embark for Australia. We follow his descent to the sea through three stories. At first, he works with a ... See full summary »

Director: Alexis Damianos | Stars: Christos Tsagas, Alexis Damianos, Eleni Bourbouhaki, Venia Palliri

Votes: 123

28. Anoihti epistoli (1967)

81 min | Drama

7.8
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Dimitris, a shy and not ambitious 30-year-old bourgeois, is struggling against his past, the nightmare of German occupation and his unstable reality, just to discover his real self and the meaning of his whole existence.

Director: Yiorgos Stamboulopoulos | Stars: Nikiforos Naneris, Eleni Theofilou, Betty Arvaniti, Minos Argyrakis

Votes: 29

29. To prosopo tis Medousas (1967)

90 min | Drama

7.0
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On a deserted Greek island a number of men are leaded by an attractive female who, like a medusa or spider, devours any male without inhibition.

Director: Nikos Koundouros | Stars: Philippo Vlachos, Fanis Hinas, Alexis Mann, Hara Angelousi

Votes: 72

30. Thanos and Despina (1967)

96 min | Drama

7.5
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Katina, an impoverished Greek woman, tries to arrange the marrage of her shepherd son, Thanos, to Despina, the daughter of a wealthy landowner. But when Despina's father, Vlahopoulos ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Papatakis | Stars: Olga Karlatos, George Dialegmenos, Lambros Tsangas, Elli Xanthaki

Votes: 119

31. Kierion (1968)

86 min | Crime, Thriller

7.6
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Director: Dimos Theos | Stars: Anestis Vlahos, Kyriakos Katzourakis, Eleni Theofilou, Dimos Starenios

Votes: 47

32. Parenthesi (1968)

87 min | Romance

6.9
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Two strangers experience romance during a six hour train delay.

Director: Takis Kanellopoulos | Stars: Angelos Antonopoulos, Alexandra Ladikou

Votes: 41

33. Anaparastasi (1970)

100 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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A woman murders her husband, upon his return home after a long absence, with the complicity of the lover who has relieved her loneliness. Costas Ghoussis, an emigrant recently returned to ... See full summary »

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Toula Stathopoulou, Yannis Totsikas, Thanos Grammenos, Petros Hoedas

Votes: 787

34. Evdokia (1971)

97 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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In the tumultuous years of the Greek military junta, an unconventional couple is torn between the complexities of love, life and suffocating societal relations.

Director: Alexis Damianos | Stars: Maria Vassiliou, Giorgos Koutouzis, Koula Agagiotou, Christos Zorbas

Votes: 542

1970

35. Days of 36 (1972)

105 min | Drama, History

7.0
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It is 1936 in Greece, shortly before the Metaxas' dictatorship. A former drug trafficker and police informer, Sofianos, is in prison because of the assassination of a trade unionist during ... See full summary »

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Vangelis Kazan, Kostas Pavlou, Thanos Grammenos, Giorgos Kyritsis

Votes: 660

36. To proxenio tis Annas (1972)

87 min | Drama

7.0
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Anna is a servant of an old lady for ten years. The old lady chooses a man for Anna.

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Anna Vagena, Smaro Veaki, Kostas Rigopoulos, Stavros Kalaroglou

Votes: 241

1972

37. Ioannis o viaios (1973)

180 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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This film tells the story of Ioannis Zachos, a young psychopath who commits a murder in the town of Athens.

Director: Tonia Marketaki | Stars: Manolis Logiadis, Mika Flora, Vangelis Kazan, Malaina Anousaki

Votes: 73

38. O megalos erotikos (1973)

70 min | Documentary, Drama, Fantasy

7.7
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Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Flery Dadonaki, Nasos Katakouzinos, Dimitris Psarianos, Eleni Rakitzi

Votes: 40

39. Mavro + aspro (1973)

76 min | Drama

6.6
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Directors: Thanasis Rentzis, Nikos Zervos | Stars: Yorgos Tsemberopoulos, Vicky Potamianou, Haris Ioannou, Ninetta

Votes: 5

40. Ta hromata tis iridos (1974)

100 min | Drama, Mystery

7.3
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During the shooting of a film, a strange man enters the set holding an umbrella. He walks into the sea and disappears. The people from the film crew claim that this is a publicity stunt, ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Panayotopoulos | Stars: Nikitas Tsakiroglou, Vangelis Kazan, Elena Kyrana, George Dialegmenos

Votes: 92

1974

41. The Murderess (1974)

90 min | Drama

8.0
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Adaptation of Papadiamantis' novel Fonissa about a woman who murders little girls.

Director: Costas Ferris | Stars: Maria Alkeou, Natalia Alkaiou, Costas Darlasis, Elpidoforos Gotsis

Votes: 50

42. Tragoudia tis fotias (1998)

110 min | Documentary, Music

7.9
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Director: Nikos Koundouros | Stars: Lakis Chalkias, Giorgos Dalaras, Maria Farantouri, Charalabos Garganourakis

Votes: 85

1974

43. Megara (1974)

69 min | Documentary

8.0
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The uprising of the villagers in Megara against the 1973 Junta's decision to expropriate a vast agricultural land in order to build an oil-refinery and, their successful (?) struggle ... See full summary »

Directors: Sakis Maniatis, Yorgos Tsemberopoulos | Star: The People of Megara

Votes: 18

44. Modelo (1974)

105 min

5.8
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This 105 minute film has no performers, only robots seen in a single set representing a factory yard. It was intended as a critique of the 'implacable process that transforms mankind into ... See full summary »

Director: Kostas Sfikas

Votes: 13

45. The Rehearsal (1974)

92 min | Drama

7.2
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A recreation of how the Greek military junta that started in 1967 tragically affected university students.

Director: Jules Dassin | Stars: Melina Mercouri, Mikis Theodorakis, Olympia Dukakis, Jules Dassin

Votes: 105

46. O thiasos (1975)

230 min | Drama, History, Music

8.0
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Greece 1939 - 1952 Fascist, Nazi, Communist conflict as seen through a family of travelling provincial players

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Eva Kotamanidou, Aliki Georgouli, Vangelis Kazan, Stratos Pahis

Votes: 2,716

47. Evridiki BA 2037 (1975)

100 min | Drama

6.9
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Awaiting for Orpheus to save her from a modern Hades, Euridice faces her fears, desires, hallucinations and memories.

Director: Nikos Nikolaidis | Stars: Vera Tschechowa, John Moore, Niki Triantafillidi, Manolis Logiadis

Votes: 303

48. Promitheas se deftero prosopo (1975)

75 min | Drama

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Director: Costas Ferris | Stars: Giannis Kounoupakis, Myrto Parashi, Kostas Vrettos, Moira Argyraki

49. To hroniko mias Kyriakis (1975)

98 min | Drama

6.6
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This film narrates six different stories in a very lyrical way: a coachman wanders around town; two elderly people go to the park every Sunday; a man leaves flowers in various neighborhoods... See full summary »

Director: Takis Kanellopoulos | Stars: Thanasis Tzeneralis, Popi Alva, Georgios Domouzis, Renos Fesas

Votes: 25

50. Vio-grafia (1975)

97 min

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Director: Thanasis Rentzis | Star: Giorgos Kyritsis

51. Mitropoleis (1975)

90 min

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Director: Kostas Sfikas

52. I Mani (1975)

83 min | Documentary

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Director: Sakis Maniatis

53. Happy Day (1976)

100 min | Drama

6.6
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A concentration camp on a barren island is hell for the exiled prisoners. The everyday life of the people who live there consists of interrogations, psychological and physical violence, ... See full summary »

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Zorz Sarri, Giorgos Moshidis, Stavros Kalaroglou, Nikos Bousdoukos

Votes: 177

1976

54. Oi kynigoi (1977)

168 min | Drama

7.5
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On New Year's Eve, a bourgeoisie group of hunters finds the frozen body of a long dead WWII partisan fighter. They spend the night debating what to do with it, which reveals their sins from the war and leads to their symbolic punishment.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Mairi Hronopoulou, Eva Kotamanidou, Aliki Georgouli, Vangelis Kazan

Votes: 515

55. Oi tembelides tis eforis koiladas (1978)

118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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A father moves with his three sons and their beautiful, hard working servant in a big, old house in the countryside, where a weird drowsiness seems to occupy the four men. Will it be possible for one of them to break free?

Director: Nikos Panayotopoulos | Stars: Olga Karlatos, George Dialegmenos, Dimitris Poulikakos, Nikitas Tsakiroglou

Votes: 463

1977

56. To vary... peponi (1977)

95 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Director: Pavlos Tasios | Stars: Mimis Chrisomalis, Katerina Gogou, Lida Protopsalti, Antonis Antoniou

Votes: 87

57. Dyo fengaria ton Avgousto (1978)

87 min | Romance

6.0
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In August, the city of Athens is left to it's solitary and crazy wandering people. A melancholic teacher, falls in love with a girl, who's waiting for her meeting with a mysterious lover, ... See full summary »

Director: Costas Ferris | Stars: Myrto Parashi, Spyros Sakkas, Iro Kyriakaki, Antonis Antoniou

Votes: 25

58. I Hrysomallousa (1978)

95 min | Drama

5.1
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Director: Adonis Lykouresis | Stars: Vera Krouska, Adonis Katsaris, Vangelis Kazan, Nikos Alevras

Votes: 8

59. Ta kourelia tragoudane akoma... (1979)

123 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Five friends (representatives of the Fifties generation) now in their forties, get together after many years of silence. One shows up from jail, where he has been entering and exiting for ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Nikolaidis | Stars: Alkis Panagiotidis, Konstantinos Tzoumas, Rita Bensousan, Hristos Valavanidis

Votes: 705

60. Exoristos stin kentriki leoforo (1979)

90 min | Drama

6.2
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Director: Nikos Zervos | Stars: Costas Ferris, Marili Tsopanelli, Hristina Aulianou, Dimitri Fininis

Votes: 73

61. Eastern Periphery (1979)

77 min | Comedy

6.2
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Director: Vasilis Vafeas | Stars: Minas Hatzisavvas, Nelly Angelidou, Antonis Antoniou, Lefteris Voyatzis

Votes: 25

62. Corpus (1979)

80 min | Documentary

7.2
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An experimental film using a mixture of techniques to portray the different views of the human body. It consists of seven parts, each one presenting an ideotype of the human body, from the ... See full summary »

Director: Thanasis Rentzis | Star: Konstantinos Tzoumas

Votes: 6

63. O Megalexandros (1980)

235 min | Drama

7.6
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Based on some historical events, the film gives a romanticized biography of Theodoros Kolokotronis, a Greek historical hero serving as a metaphor for Greece herself. Based on a circular ... See full summary »

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Omero Antonutti, Eva Kotamanidou, Mihalis Giannatos, Grigoris Evangelatos

Votes: 602

64. Melodrama? (1980)

93 min | Drama, Romance

6.9
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A 30-year-old man (Lefteris Vogiatzis) returns from America suffering an existential crisis. He goes to Corfu to see his sick mother and tries to find happiness through a desperate love ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Panayotopoulos | Stars: Lefteris Voyatzis, Mary Xenoudaki, Aleka Paizi, Kostas Sfikas

Votes: 41

65. Eleftherios Venizelos: 1910-1927 (1980)

175 min | Biography, History

6.4
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The life and work of Greek politician Eleftherios Venizelos from his election in 1910 until 1927.

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Minas Christidis, Giannis Voglis, Dimitris Myrat, Manos Katrakis

Votes: 129

66. Parangelia! (1980)

87 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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The real story of Nikos Koemtzis, who one night knifed a company of men in a tavern, just because they wanted to dance on the song he had "ordered" from the musicians.

Director: Pavlos Tasios | Stars: Antonis Antoniou, Antonis Kafetzopoulos, Katerina Gogou, Sofia Roubou

Votes: 449

67. To ergostasio (1981)

101 min | Drama

7.5
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Director: Tasos Psarras | Stars: Vasilis Kolovos, Vana Fitsori, Dimitra Hatoupi, Dimitris Spyrou

Votes: 45

1980

68. Oi apenanti (1981)

121 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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From the opposite apartment, a young man observes the daily life of an unsuspected woman. Will she ever know his existence?

Director: Giorgos Panousopoulos | Stars: Betty Livanou, Aris Retsos, Giorgos Siskos, Dora Volanaki

Votes: 237

69. Mathe paidi mou grammata (1981)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
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In a small Greek village, short time after the collapse of the Junta regime, a memorial of those who died in the German occupation of Greece brings in the surface the political differences of a conservative teacher and his two sons.

Director: Thodoros Maragos | Stars: Vasilis Diamantopoulos, Anna Matzourani, Nikos Kalogeropoulos, Christos Kalavrouzos

Votes: 739

70. Balamos (1982)

82 min | Fantasy

7.5
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Director: Stavros Tornes | Stars: Stavros Tornes, Kyriakos Vilanakis, Eleni Maniati, Mitsos Angelakopoulos

Votes: 52

71. Rembetiko (1983)

110 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.2
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The story of a group of Rembetes, singers and musicians of the Greek equivalent to the blues, in the early decades of the 20th century, seen through the eyes of a young female singer.

Director: Costas Ferris | Stars: Sotiria Leonardou, Nikos Kalogeropoulos, Michalis Maniatis, Themis Bazaka

Votes: 2,207

72. Glykia symmoria (1983)

154 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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The diary of the life and death of a group of "amoral" young people, who have reached the point of no return and seek something to believe in and to die for. Their behavior brings them to ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Nikolaidis | Stars: Despina Tomazani, Dora Masklavanou, Takis Moschos, Takis Spiridakis

Votes: 988

73. I timi tis agapis (1984)

110 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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The wife of an alcoholic and mother of four (Toula Stathopoulou) is a factory worker in Corfu at the beginning of the 20th century. A fallen noble man who has fallen on hard times (Stratis ... See full summary »

Director: Tonia Marketaki | Stars: Toula Stathopoulou, Anny Loulou, Stratis Tsopanellis, Giorgos Agiovlassitis

Votes: 138

74. Taxidi sta Kythira (1984)

120 min | Drama

7.8
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An old communist returns to Greece after 32 years in the Soviet Union. However, things aren't the way he had hoped for.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Manos Katrakis, Mairi Hronopoulou, Dionysis Papagiannopoulos, Dora Volanaki

Votes: 1,584

75. Karkalou (1984)

85 min | Drama

6.4
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Director: Stavros Tornes | Stars: Stelios Anastasiadis, Ismini Kariotaki, Marios Karamanis, Yannis Iliopoulos

Votes: 71

76. Loufa kai parallagi (1984)

99 min | Comedy

7.8
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The "adventures" of some friends during their military service.

Director: Nicos Perakis | Stars: Nikos Kalogeropoulos, Giorgos Kimoulis, Takis Spiridakis, Stavros Xenidis

Votes: 2,614

77. Petrina hronia (1985)

142 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.7
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The true story of a young couple (Babis and Eleni) fighting for love and freedom. An odyssey in and out of prisons during the dark period between the Greek civil war until the end of ... See full summary »

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Themis Bazaka, Dimitris Katalifos, Maria Martika, Eirini Inglesi

Votes: 500

78. O melissokomos (1986)

122 min | Drama

7.4
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A bee keeper, Spiros, travels from the north to the south of Greece with his bees to meet the spring.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Nadia Mourouzi, Serge Reggiani, Jenny Roussea

Votes: 1,585

79. Alligoria (1986)

120 min

6.5
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The ruins of paganism and the birth of Christianity portrayed by immobile people along with music.

Director: Kostas Sfikas | Stars: Thomas Bodinas, Michalis Galanakis, Thomas Gerasimidis, Panos Halkos

Votes: 15

80. Morning Patrol (1987)

108 min | Sci-Fi

7.0
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Going alone into an abandoned, living city, a woman tries to cross a forbidden zone swarming with the Morning Patrol and traps. Meeting one of the last city guards, they attempt recall the past and penetrate the zone together.

Director: Nikos Nikolaidis | Stars: Michele Valley, Takis Spiridakis, Liana Hatzi, Nikos Hatzis

Votes: 520

81. Theofilos (1987)

115 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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Director: Lakis Papastathis | Stars: Dimitris Katalifos, Manthos Athinaios, Thodoros Exarhos, Stamatis Fasoulis

Votes: 53

82. I fotografia (1986)

102 min | Drama

7.2
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Ilias Apostolou, a young furrier who has had a hard time under the dictatorship, leaves Castoria in 1971 to emigrate to France, where he hopes to join a distant relative of his, Gerassimos ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Papatakis | Stars: Christos Tsagas, Aris Retsos, Zozo Zarpa, Despina Tomazani

Votes: 156

83. I gynaika pou evlepe ta oneira (1987)

103 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.3
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Anna's life and her husband's Achilles changes when she begins to see vivid dreams.

Director: Nikos Panayotopoulos | Stars: Myrto Parashi, Giannis Bezos, Tasos Yfantis, Alex Golfis

Votes: 41

84. Topio stin omichli (1988)

TV-MA | 127 min | Drama

8.0
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Two children journey the long road to Germany to find the man they believe to be their father.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Michalis Zeke, Tania Palaiologou, Stratos Tzortzoglou, Eva Kotamanidou

Votes: 4,941

85. I fanela me to '9' (1988)

121 min | Drama, Sport

6.3
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Bill, a great football talent, experiences the rise and fall of his career while being introduced to the world of Greek professional football.

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Stratos Tzortzoglou, Themis Bazaka, Nikos Bousdoukos, Stamatis Jelepis

Votes: 283

86. M' agapas? (1989)

102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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The bitter-sweet story, told in flashbacks,of a man over fifty who spent his lifetime fascinated by women and the sexual power they exerted on him. This film celebrates eroticism. It ... See full summary »

Director: Giorgos Panousopoulos | Stars: Andreas Barkoulis, Betty Livanou, Myrto Parashi, Antonis Theodorakopoulos

Votes: 115

87. To meteoro vima tou pelargou (1991)

143 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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A reporter stuck in a border town with an overcrowding of refugees sees a man he believes to be a long lost politician.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Jeanne Moreau, Gregory Patrick Karr, Ilias Logothetis

Votes: 1,476

88. Krystallines nyhtes (1992)

138 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

7.2
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Director: Tonia Marketaki | Stars: François Delaive, Michele Valley, Tania Tripi, Katerina Baka

Votes: 57

89. Isyhes meres tou Avgoustou (1991)

108 min | Drama

6.9
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Different human stories, about joyless and depressed people, in the heat of the nights and days of Athens.

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Aleka Paizi, Themis Bazaka, Thanasis Vengos, Chryssoula Diavati

Votes: 137

90. Ap' to hioni (1993)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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This film follows a few men from Albania as they travel to Greece looking for a better life in Athens.

Director: Sotiris Goritsas | Stars: Gerasimos Skiadaressis, Vasias Eleftheriadis, Mania Papadimitriou, Andonis Manolas

Votes: 82

91. Oneirevomai tous filous mou (1993)

114 min | Drama

6.6
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A 25-year journey of wandering in the places and the soul of the people from Berlin to Athens, through Kyrakos stories.

Director: Nikos Panayotopoulos | Stars: Lefteris Voyatzis, Akilas Karazisis, Giannis Karatzogiannis, Stathis Livathinos

Votes: 19

92. To vlemma tou Odyssea (1995)

Unrated | 176 min | Drama, War

7.6
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An exiled filmmaker finally returns to his home country where former mysteries and afflictions of his early life come back to haunt him once more.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Harvey Keitel, Maia Morgenstern, Erland Josephson, Thanasis Vengos

Votes: 5,053 | Gross: $0.04M

93. Apontes (1996)

115 min | Drama

7.7
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The story follows the sporadic reunions of six friends during the seven year period of their integration into society. The reunions take place on their ancestral island, the setting of ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Grammatikos | Stars: Nikos Georgakis, Yorgos Evgenikos, Vangelis Mourikis, Tasos Nousias

Votes: 385

94. No Budget Story (1997)

87 min | Comedy

6.8
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In order to secure money for the production of his first film, a young man asks help from a film producer. The producer, however, was involved with pornographic films, and now his main ... See full summary »

Director: Renos Haralambidis | Stars: Renos Haralambidis, Yannis Bostantzoglou, Dimitra Papadima, Yorgos Voultatzis

Votes: 422

95. Valkanizater (1997)

97 min | Comedy

6.8
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Two friends from a small Greek town travel to Bulgaria and Switzerland, hoping they can gain money from the difference in foreign exchange rates.

Director: Sotiris Goritsas | Stars: Yiota Festa, Gerasimos Skiadaressis, Stelios Mainas, Katharina Zapatka

Votes: 607

96. Eternity and a Day (1998)

Unrated | 137 min | Drama

7.9
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Famous writer Alexander is very ill and has little time left to live. He meets a little boy on the street, who is an illegal immigrant from Albania, and goes on a journey with him to take the boy home.

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos | Stars: Bruno Ganz, Isabelle Renauld, Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Achileas Skevis

Votes: 7,491 | Gross: $0.11M

97. From the Edge of the City (1998)

Unrated | 94 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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A group of Pontian Greek immigrant teenage dreamers dwelling marginalised in the notorious and lustreless wild suburbia, witness the city's repulsive face and an unrelenting world defined by prostitution, drugs, and inevitably, loss.

Director: Constantine Giannaris | Stars: Stathis Papadopoulos, Costas Kotsianidis, Panayiotis Hartomatzidis, Dimitris Papoulidis

Votes: 1,131

98. Ola einai dromos (1998)

118 min | Drama

7.9
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Three people head towards a turning point in their lives: at a dig in Philippi, an archaeologist discovers an unlooted tomb; at a bird sanctuary in Thrace, a game warden pays back a poacher... See full summary »

Director: Pantelis Voulgaris | Stars: Thanasis Vengos, Giorgos Armenis, Dimitris Katalifos, Kostas Kazanas

Votes: 1,395

99. Siopiles mihanes (1999)

72 min | Documentary

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Director: Thanasis Rentzis | Stars: Nikos Kouris, Giannis Tzanetis

100. Afti i nyhta menei (2000)

112 min | Drama, Music, Romance

7.1
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Stella is a beautiful young girl who dreams of becoming one day a famous singer. Her boyfriend Andreas leads a quiet life working at his small store, and doesn't approve Stella's quest for ... See full summary »

Director: Nikos Panayotopoulos | Stars: Nikos Kouris, Athina Maximou, Zoe Nalbanti, Kostas Markopoulos

Votes: 532