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Santa Chikita (1953)
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A poor man accepts the money someone offers him to marry a foreign woman so that she can stay in Greece.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Vasilis Logothetidis ...
Fotis Fagris
Ilia Livykou ...
Chiquita Lopez
Stephanos Stratigos ...
Babis Fagris
Dina Stathatou ...
Mary
Vagelis Protopapas ...
Mihalis
Thanasis Tzeneralis ...
Mr. Panagakos (as Thanos Tzeneralis)
Nikos Kazis ...
Andreas Delakovias
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yorgos Karetas
Kaiti Lambropoulou ...
Marcella
Margot ...
Dancer
Tonis Maroudas ...
Singer
Bebi Moraitopoulou
Mihalis Papadakis
Anna Roussou
Shiwerto ...
Dancer
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A poor man accepts the money someone offers him to marry a foreign woman so that she can stay in Greece.

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28 August 1953 (Greece)  »

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Santa Chikita  »

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Version of O paras kai o foukaras (1964) See more »

Soundtracks

Sto mikro to mouragio
Performed by Tonis Maroudas
Lyrics by Alekos Sakellarios & Christos Giannakopoulos
Music by Mihalis Souyoul
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When help from Heaven comes in form of an impressive woman
6 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The film hero is an office lower employee, whose salary is too low to allow him to marry his beloved and very patient girlfriend. While he was collecting his courage to ask for a raise, he received a telegram from his mother, informing him that she needed his financial support in order to undergo surgery. Desperate to help his mother, he turned to everybody he knew asking for a loan, and ended up at his cousin's cabaret. There, the cousin was in trouble, because one of his performers (a Latin-American beauty by the name of Chikita)was about to be deported from Greece before their contract was over. So, he had to find a poor,unmarried,Greek guy to marry Chikita- and there was the needy cousin!


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