British musicologist Frances Ferris and her late teen niece Nicky Ferris are traveling through Crete recording Greek folk songs for the BBC. In the usually quiet coastal town of Aghios Georgios, they manage to get a room at an inn called the Moon-Spinners, despite the people at the inn being busy preparing for a wedding, and no one there, except Alexis, the young teen son of the proprietress Sophia, he who is fond of spouting current popular Americanisms in his slightly broken English, seeming to want them there. Frances and Nicky learn from Alexis that the unwelcoming feeling is all because of his maternal Uncle Stratos, who has become a man suspicious of anyone ever since his recent return from London after being away for fifteen years. Beyond those there for the wedding, the only other guest at the inn is a young Englishman named Mark Camford, who they befriend. Nicky is too preoccupied with her own suspicions and mistrust of Stratos truly to see that there is something more ... Written by
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This motion picture's television debut in 1966 was launched at a big lavish expense. See more
Nikky mentions visiting Athens and she wished they could stick the Acropolis back together. The Acropolis is the HILL the Parthenon is on---which is what she'd like stuck back together. See more
[Aunt Fran pulls up to the hotel in a hearse
For crying loud out!
Written by Ron Grainer
Performed by The Ron Grainer Orchestra See more