MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 40,764 this week

The Grouch (1952)
"O grousouzis" (original title)

7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 45 users  
Reviews: write review | 1 critic

A grumpy old man finds a baby on his doorstep and decides to adopt it, much to the amazement of the people in his neighborhood.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 620 titles
created 19 May 2012
 
list image
a list of 339 titles
created 25 Sep 2012
 
list image
a list of 102 titles
created 19 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 6 titles
created 4 months ago
 
list image
a list of 164 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Grouch" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Grouch (1952)

The Grouch (1952) on IMDb 7.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Grouch.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

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
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A streetwise guy, according to a will, has to marry an extremely ugly old lady to get the money of the inheritance.So he tries to trick a poor devil into getting married with her.

Director: Nikos Tsiforos
Stars: Mimis Fotopoulos, Georgia Vasileiadou, Nikos Stavridis
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Aunt Calliopi returns to Greece from Chicago after 30 years and plans to marry off her nieces.

Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Orestis Makris, Georgia Vasileiadou, Jenny Karezi
Stournara 288 (1960)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The residents of the block of flats in 288, Stournara street have their own history. The doorkeeper watches carefully every little thing that happens in the apartment building and knows every resident's secrets.

Director: Dinos Dimopoulos
Stars: Sofia Vempo, Orestis Makris, Smaroula Giouli
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A nice comedy about a miserly man who cheats on his wife one night. A series of misunderstandings make him change his life forever.

Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Ilia Livykou, Mary Lalopoulou
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A man tries desperately to find a husband for his 39-years old sister who still lives with him. Only if his sister gets married will he be free to take the woman he's been loving for the past years.

Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Ilia Livykou, Smaro Stefanidou
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A poor taxi driver works hard in order to pay off his car and to marry his fiancee.

Director: Yorgos Javellas
Stars: Mimis Fotopoulos, Smaroula Giouli, Nikos Rizos
Santa Chikita (1953)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A poor man accepts the money someone offers him to marry a foreign woman so that she can stay in Greece.

Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Ilia Livykou, Stephanos Stratigos
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

4 years after the Nazi occupation in Greece, the Greeks are involved in a Civil War and they are killing each other.Theodoros, a quiet and modest man, disgusted and disappointed, falls ... See full summary »

Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Nitsa Tsaganea, Ilia Livykou
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two poor portable barrel piano players ramble through Greek countryside and play in fairs. They meet by chance with a rich runaway girl whose father offers a large reward to her ... See full summary »

Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Mimis Fotopoulos, Vasilis Avlonitis, Jenny Karezi
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Alekos Sakellarios
Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Mimis Fotopoulos, Ilia Livykou
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Yorgos Javellas
Stars: Vasilis Logothetidis, Ilia Livykou, Labros Konstadaras
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Orestis Makris ...
Agathoklis
Mimis Fotopoulos ...
Babis
Dinos Iliopoulos ...
Aristeidis
Georgia Vasileiadou ...
Epistimi
Andreas Zisimatos ...
Petros Papadimitrakopoulos
Daphne Skoura ...
Maria
Periklis Hristoforidis ...
Kostas
Lakis Skellas ...
Mourgos
Thanasis Tzeneralis ...
Nikolakis
Giorgos Vlahopoulos
Sofia Arseni
Lola Filippidou
Nikos Fermas ...
Card Player
Kostas Papahristos ...
Shop Owner (as Kostas Pappahristou)
Yorgos Ploutis
Edit

Storyline

A grumpy old man finds a baby on his doorstep and decides to adopt it, much to the amazement of the people in his neighborhood.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The three factors that glorified the Greek art and gave to the Greek people the masterpiece 'The Drunkard': Finos Film, writer and director Giorgos Tzavellas and Orestis Makris have the honor now to present the greatest Greek pride. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 November 1952 (Greece)  »

Also Known As:

The Grouch  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Asta ta mallakia sou
Composed by Mihalis Souyoul
Lyrics by Christos Giannakopoulos & Alekos Sakellarios
Performed by Fotis Polymeris & Nikos Papadakis
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss The Grouch (1952) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?