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Glykia symmoria (1983)

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 »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Despina Tomazani ...
Sofia
Dora Masklavanou ...
Marina
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Argyris
Takis Spiridakis ...
Andreas
Alkis Panagiotidis ...
Xanthos
Lenia Polycrati ...
Roza
Konstantinos Tzoumas ...
Kostantinos
Dinos Makris
Andreas Tsafos
Haris Romas
Takis Loukatos
Alkmini Stavrou
Marianna Koutalou
Katerina Sigountou
Fay Tsanetopoulou
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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 the attention of the State. A discreet surveillance begins. A vigilante group monitors their house, headed by a nameless blonde man. Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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19 October 1983 (Greece)  »

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A quadrilha  »

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Trivia

Athens Film Critics Association Best Picture Award. See more »

Quotes

Argiris: And this motherfucking sun never sets.
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Connections

References The Jazz Singer (1927) See more »

Soundtracks

Glykia Marata
Composed by Leo Rapitis
Lyrics by Kostas Kofiniotis
Performed by Kakia Mendri
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Excellent film
7 October 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I saw it 20 years ago in an Athenian open cinema.

It was stylised, yet fresh.

The music sticks with you as well.

Blue colours, petty criminals,impossible situations.

In a way, it is a bit like an 80s Greek version of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.

The director went on to make remarkable films, but the language barrier means that they will never be widely-known.

I wish it came out on DVD. Unfortunately it's hard to find even in VHS format.


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