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Mademoiselle: Age 39 (1954)

Despoinis eton '39' (original title)
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.

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Vasilis Logothetidis ...
Tilemahos Karantais
Ilia Livykou ...
Fofo
Smaro Stefanidou ...
Hrysanthi Karantai
Thanasis Tzeneralis ...
Stamatis (as Thanos Tzeneralis)
Stephanos Stratigos ...
Rokas
Vagelis Protopapas ...
Kriton Stefanis
Dina Stathatou
Mihalis Papadakis
Anna Roussou
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A middle aged man is engaged for years now with a beautiful woman, but he can't marry her because he is still living with his sister who is now more than 40 years old. When the pressure from his fiancee to marry her increases, he decides to find a man for his sister no matter what. So, he places an advertisement in a newspaper, seeking a husband for her... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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23 March 1956 (USA)  »

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Mademoiselle: Age 39  »

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a bride to give away-aged 39 +
6 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

...So, in response to the newspaper ad, two perspective husbands showed up: one was a pensioner, a low-profile easy-going man. The other was a lively Greek who had long migrated to Argentina, and who had returned in order to marry a Greek woman and take her abroad with him. The brother arranged for both men to meet with his sister the following day. However, due to some funny coincidence, the pensioner fell in love with a widowed cousin (who had the same name with the sister and was visiting their house at the time)and decided to marry her. So, the hopes of the brother fell on the immigrant, who also got confused and fell in love with the brother's girlfriend...


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