A parody of the life in Athens of the 90ies where a widow and her son get entangled in crazy situations.
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Maria (as Eirini Pappa)
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Panos Mihalopoulos ...
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Giannis Bezos
Christos Efthimiou
Eleni Gerasimidou
Alkinoos Gikas
Maria Kanellopoulou
John Modinos
Elda Panopoulou
Yorgos Partsalakis
Antonis Zaharatos
Takis Zaharatos
Alekos Zartaloudis
Yannis Zouganelis
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A parody of the life in Athens of the 90ies where a widow and her son get entangled in crazy situations.

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Up, Down and Sideways  »

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the nightlife at Athens-Greece
23 May 1999 | by (limassol-cyprus) – See all my reviews

Athens from an aerial view:big traffic! A young man is chased as a bank robber in a confused state and he will be saved by a motorcyclist who later will fall in love with the young man's mother(Irene Papas). The motorcyclist claims to be a cousin to Maria Kalas(Panos Michalopoulos as the cousin) and the young man(Stavros Tzortzoglou) roams the joyful Athens city with a sailor desperate to find a place to sleep. A very funny taxi driver will pinpoint the big hit 'Zorba the Greek' by making his car dancing in the Zorba-style dance. Another driver will say 'get off the taxi' to show the tension surrounding the city. The movie focuses on a night at the opera where John Modinos conducts the orchestra. At that place the three heroes of the movie are together to find that a missing earing can cause too much trouble. Finally at the luxurious house Irene Papas will try to fall in love with Michalopoulos but a transsexual from the Syngrou avenue will upset everything. A movie with pure comedy elements with the magnificent simplicity of director Michalis Kakoyiannis. A movie that shows the relation between a mother,her son and her boyfriend. A movie on human relations where art and behaviour mingle in one melting pot to entertain and educate.


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