Most Popular "Crete" Titles
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1. The Two Faces of January (2014)
PG-13 | 96 min | Romance, Thriller
A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective.
2. Zorba the Greek (1964)
Unrated | 142 min | Adventure, Drama
An uptight English writer traveling to Crete on a matter of business finds his life changed forever when he meets the gregarious Alexis Zorba.
3. The Moon-Spinners (1964)
G | 118 min | Family, Mystery, Romance
Young English girl Nikky and her aunt arrive at the Moon-Spinners, a hotel on Crete, to a less than enthusiastic welcome. The coolness of the owner is only out-done by the surliness of her ... See full summary »
5. El Greco (2007)
119 min | Biography, Drama
The story of the uncompromising artist and fighter for freedom, Domenicos Theotokopoulos, known to the world as "El Greco".
Writers: Dimitris Nollas, Phil Parker, Panagiotis Pashidis, Jackie Pavlenko, Dimitris Siatopoulos, Yannis Smaragdis | Director: Yannis Smaragdis | Stars: Nick Ashdon, Juan Diego Botto, Laia Marull, Lakis Lazopoulos
6. The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990 TV Mini-Series)
95 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce.
7. Programmed to Kill (1987)
R | 91 min | Sci-Fi, Action
A middle eastern female terrorist is captured by the CIA in Greece, after an attack on a marketplace. Transported back to the USA, the terrorist undergoes an operation where she is ... See full summary »
8. Night Ambush (1957)
Unrated | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Led by British officers, partisans on Crete plan to kidnap the island's German commander and smuggle him to Cairo to embarrass the occupiers.
12. Victory Through Air Power (1943)
70 min | Documentary, Animation, History
An animated documentary promoting of the soundness of strategic aerial bombing in World War II.
Writers: Alexander de Seversky, Perce Pearce, T. Hee, Erdman Penner, William Cottrell, James Bodrero, Vernon Stallings | Directors: James Algar, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney, H.C. Potter | Stars: Alexander de Seversky, Art Baker, Billy Mitchell
13. He Who Must Die (1957)
122 min | Drama
Greece, in the 1920's, is occupied by the Turks. The country is in turmoil with entire villages uprooted. The site of the movie is a Greek village that conducts a passion play each year. ... See full summary »
14. Forbidden Sun (1989)
R | 88 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
After a rape at a girl's gymnastics school, questions arise and bring to light ancient Cretan rituals.
16. Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns (2000)
82 min | Comedy, Romance, Drama
A woman, obsessed with tracking down the man who she claims killed her husband, targets her eldest grandson as her instrument of revenge.
17. The 11th Day (2005)
72 min | Documentary, War
"The 11th Day" chronicles the story of the men, women, and children of the Cretan civilian resistance movement and their relentless battle against Nazi occupation forces from 1941-1945.
18. Cool (2007)
100 min | Comedy
The film follows the parallel and entwining stories as well as the common fates of some very different young people for 24 hours in the summertime: from the prison to the corridors of the ... See full summary »
21. First Time Godfather (2007)
86 min | Comedy, Drama
Brought up in California, offspring of an important political family, 11 year old Alex travels to Crete in order to baptize the baby child of a local cacique and parliamentary candidate. He... See full summary »
22. Hell in the Aegean (1970)
86 min | Drama, War
In May 1941, after the fall of the mainland just before the Germans entered Athens, promising a bold freshman, Nikiforos Kallergis (Christos Politis) leaves with his classmates from the ... See full summary »
Writers: Stamatis Filippoulis, Ignacio F. Iquino, Vasilis Manousakis, Siro Marcellini, Juliana San José de la Fuente, Ornella Zanelli | Director: Vasilis Georgiadis | Stars: Hristos Politis, Stephanos Stratigos, Giorgos Tzortzis, Giota Soimoiri
28. Isles in the Midst of the Great Green Sea (1995)
Documentary filmmaker Jeffrey Gold explores the Thera (Santorini) eruption of 1628 B.C., an eruption that had greater impact on the annals of world history than the eruptions of Mounts ... See full summary »
29. Eagle of the Enslaved (1970)
106 min | Drama, Romance, War
Manolis Sgouros, the youngest descendant of a generation of free Cretans, returns, as a young man now, to the land of his ancestors and becomes overseer of Captain Thanasis' estate, to whom... See full summary »
32. Samoure (2005)
25 min | Short, Drama
Thomas has always had a passion about Japanese warriors called Samurai. His uniqueness in a small community of a village in Crete causes conflict. The villagers' attitude towards him is not... See full summary »
33. Stivania (2011)
Mr Nickos is the last traditional shoemaker in Crete, Greece. In his lifetime he has made thousands of boots and he can tell many stories about those who wore them. Mr Nickos can't travel ... See full summary »
Terra X - Rätsel alter Weltkulturen (1982– )
Die Macht der Elemente - 3/4 - Erde
The earth itself plays a major part in steering civilizations. tectonic activity has massive geological and climatological consequences. The minerals thus made available, especially metals,... See full summary »
Star: Dirk Steffens
The Metropolitan Opera Presents (1977– )
183 min | Music
Returning home from the Trojan Wars during a storm, Idomeneo, the king of Crete, vows to sacrifice to Neptune (the Greek god Poseidon) the first living creature he meets ashore in return ... See full summary »
Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996– )
Animation, Family, Fantasy
Annie agrees to put her brand-new bike to good use by delivering cakes from her mom's bakery, but can't resist Zach's offer to race - and is angry with him when her bike crashes and the ... See full summary »
Secrets of the Dead (1999– )
Documentary, History, Mystery
Scientists of various disciplines uncover what really happened to the Minoans on the Island of Crete and find strong evidence of a disaster that correlates with Atlantis's fabled demise.
Soldiers of Fortune (1955–1957)
Torch of Olympiad
30 min | Adventure
Tim and Toubu visit Crete to search for a relic over three thousand years old called "The Torch of the Olympiad".